Eltra 40 Extra

For disinfectant washing of white and colorfast textiles at 40 °C (not suitable for silk or wool; sensitive colors may lighten over the course of repeated washing). Listed for chemo-thermal laundry disinfection at 40 °C as per VAH.


Eltra 40 Extra is a disinfectant detergent at 40 °C. It washes, disinfects and also removes stains while treating the fibers gently. Eltra 40 Extra features excellent washing performance and stain removal already at 40 °C. It removes unpleasant odors and leaves behind a pleasant scent.

Application Areas

Eltra 40 Extra is suitable for washable white and colorfast textiles (not suitable for silk or wool; sensitive colors may lighten over the course of repeated washing).

  • Washing effectiveness: Excellent washing effectiveness and stain removal at 40 °C
  • Efficiency: Washes and disinfects already at 40 °C.

General washing recommendation

Disinfection procedure as per VAH, RKI (procedure applied for listing) and individual certifications

VAH Bacteria (imcl. MRSA, VRE, MRGN), yeast RKI A B (applied) - A: Bacteria, Mycobacteria, yeast, fungi; B: viruses Sporicidal efficacy* Spores: Bacillus subtilis, Bacillus cereus, Clostridium difficile
Concentration for use 6 g/L 8 g/L 5 g/L
Load ratio 1:5 1:5 1:5
Temperature 40 °C 40 °C 40 °C
Contact time 20 min 20 min 20 min
Dosing in g per kg of dry laundry 30 g/kg 40 g/kg 25 g/kg

Complete sporicidal effectiveness as per the European norm EN 13704
Please confirm your water hardness level with the local water authorities.
Use more product for very dirty laundry.
Please note the washing and care instructions from the textile manufacturer.

Antimicrobial effectiveness

  • Bactericide as per EN 13727 (5g/l in 20 min at 40 °C).
  • Yeasticidal and fungicidal effect as per 13624 (5g/l in 20 min at 40 °C).
  • Mycobacteria as per EN 14348 (2.5g/l in 15 min at 40 °C).
  • Sporicidal as per EN 13704 (5g/l in 20 min at 40 °C).
  • Virucidal as per RKI and DVV norm (5g/l in 20 min at 40 °C).

Instructions for use

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  1. You can find the instructions for use on the cleaning plan and the product label.
  2. Wear suitable protective clothing when using the product.
  3. Use a dose of 38 ml or 30g/kg dry laundry for all water hardness levels.
    Dose as per the disinfection procedure: see table (column 6)

Additional Information

100g of Eltra 40 Extra produce 14g of peracetic acid in the solution prepared for use.
Use disinfectants safely. Always read the certification and product information before use.
Dispose of only sealed and empty packages. Remaining product: please refer to the safety data sheet.
Only for professional use!

Storage conditions

  • Only store in the original packaging.
  • Store between 0 °C and 25 °C.

Safety instructions

  • Do not mix with other products!
  • Please note the hazard warnings on the safety data sheet and the original containers.


Use biocides with caution. Always read the label and product information before use.


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