Boston's Most-Trusted Disinfection Service

PureBoston works closely with their clients to develop site-specific disinfection protocols.

Our Commitment to You

Eastern Massachusetts Infectious Disease Suppression and Disinfection Services

Our mission at PureBoston is to mitigate dangerous pathogens in commercial, manufacturing, transportation, construction and residential facilities in order to keep people in our community safe and healthy. In response to COVID-19, we have assembled a team of experts to help suppress the spread of disease, including Infectious Disease physicians, Emergency Management experts, Public Health professionals, Industrial Hygienists, and Bio-hazard Professionals to help understand and mitigate COVID-19 risk.

Our environmentally friendly services include:

  • Effective Disinfection and Containment Techniques

  • Specialized Technicians and Equipment

  • Exceptional Customer Experience

COVID-19 Disinfection

PureBoston follows industry best practices for infectious disease suppression with defined protocols and products that align with federal guidelines for addressing COVID-19 and other anti-microbial risks. For more information or general inquiries, please get in touch today.

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June 8, 2020

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Summer 2020

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May 18, 2020

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PureBoston follows CDC and EPA-approved industry best-practices for infectious disease suppression, with defined protocols and products that align with federal guidelines for addressing COVID-19 and other anti-microbial risks. Our services provide an intensified response to supplement increased cleaning protocols, using specialized equipment and hospital-grade disinfectants that are pre-approved by CDC/EPA/CBC to be 99.99% effective against bacteria, fungi, molds, Mycobacterium tuberculosis, and, viruses - including COVID-19 - within minutes of contact.

We are trying to do our part and help others fulfill a shared responsibility to limit the spread of dangerous pathogens - including COVID-19.

Working Together to Stop COVID-19

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Best Practices to Suppress Microbial Contamination and Quickly Remediate Should Infections Occur

Baseline Suppression Efforts

  • Social distancing
  • Hand washing
  • Intensified cleaning protocols
    • Increased cleaning frequency
    • Increased spot cleaning of high traffic areas
  • Supplemental techniques

Disinfection Techniques

  • Space and materially-appropriate application of hospital-grade disinfectants pre-approved by the EPA/CBC/CDC for use vs the COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus Targeted)
  • Spray and wipe high hand traffic areas, or 'touchpoints' – fomites, tools, push bars, keyboards etc.
  • Bleach-mixture soaks where appropriate; further supported by misting with disinfectant
  • Fogging where appropriate with safe products that allow for re-occupation of the space within minutes

Local Business, Woman/Veteran Owned and Operated

Joanne Toran McHugh, Owner

Joanne Toran McHugh, Owner

Commitment to Public Health

Joanne McHugh has demonstrated commitment to client service and a passion for public health. She has been consulting to highly regulated industries for ~25 years; for that past 20 years she has focused on delivering valuable insights to life sciences, medical devices and healthcare providers. As a Partner at Navigant, Joanne advised clients on commercial strategy, patient and consumer engagement, and workforce innovation, with a focus on organizational excellence.

Joanne served as COO of the Life Sciences practice, bringing her operational expertise to bear on her own management consulting firm. She established and led the employee engagement team, and created a pro-bono consulting team to help improve the health and wellness in our communities. Joanne proudly went to Boston College and has a MBA/MPH from UC Berkeley.

Michael P. McHugh, Owner

Michael P. McHugh, COO

Battle-Tested Disaster Solutions

Michael McHugh is no stranger to chaos. A 12-year veteran of the U.S. Army, Mike served as a Special Operations Medical Sergeant (paramedic) deploying on multiple combat tours tracking the leadership of the Taliban of Afghanistan and Al-Qaeda in Iraq. He then spent 12 years as a decorated Boston Police officer, notably as a member of the Boston Homicide Unit's Fugitive Squad pursuing the Tsarnaev brothers in the aftermath of the Marathon bombings. He has a demonstrated ability to keep a level head and problem-solve in the most catastrophic of circumstances.

Mike has more than ten years experience in the construction industry and is IICRC certified as a Restoration and Cleaning Technician. He now assists and supports clients in taking an aggressive approach on preventing the spread of pathogens such as the COVID-19 (novel coronavirus).

Help Fight the Spread

Everyone is concerned about Coronavirus and so are we. That's why PureBoston is a trusted resource for our clients, especially in critical times of need. PureBoston has the qualified team and resources to support decontamination and biological cleaning efforts for large scale construction projects, schools, municipalities, universities, hospitals, stadiums and arenas, convention centers, retail facilities and gas stations, public transportation, manufacturing plants, and other large-scale facilities in response to the COVID-19 virus.

PureBoston is a respected industry leader in environmental emergency response. We're working closely with our clients to develop customer and site-specific response and decontamination plans to manage suspected and confirmed cases of the COVID-19 virus. We're monitoring daily updates from the CDC and state officials as this fluid issue continues to evolve.

Our teams have already responded to several suspected Coronavirus incidents in large scale construction sites, hotels, and other retail facilities. We are working with our clients to keep these facilities open while limiting the risk to employees and the public. PureBoston is ready to help you develop a plan to suppress COVID-19.

Call today at:
(781) 797-7873

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Proudly Serving Eastern Massachusetts

Proudly providing commercial and residential infectious disease suppression and disinfection services to Bristol, Essex, Middlesex, Norfolk, Plymouth and Suffolk Counties.

  • Boston
  • Needham
  • Cambridge
  • Quincy
  • Newton
  • Brookline
  • Weston
  • Wellesley
  • Milton
  • Dedham


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Dellbrook  JKS
North East Educational & Developmental Support Center
Cranshaw Construction

Request a Quote

Please reach out if you'd like to speak with one of our technicians or to schedule a free assessment of your property. We are happy to work up a plan that addresses your site-specific needs for disease suppression and disinfection. Let's get the conversation started. 

Call today at:
(781) 797-7873