Definitions | Efficacy | Environment | Proper Use | Safety
Reevaluate cleaning routines for procedures and products that work
Cleaning improperly can make your home dirtier
CDC recommendations for COVID disinfection
Cleaning and disinfecting hard surfaces is more than a spraying something on a surface and immediately wiping it off.
A sanitizer is not a disinfectant
Cleaning removes dirt. Sanitizing kills some pathogens (germs) but not all
Disinfectants for both enveloped and non-enveloped viruses
Canada has provided a list of surface disinfectants that have been approved for use against hard-to-kill viruses. Products are labeled to indicate which germs they kill on hard surfaces.
What to use for non-enveloped viruses
Disinfectants have different formulations and not all work against all pathogens (germs)
What to Choose?
How To Properly Use Cleaners, Disinfectants And Sanitizers
Read the Label
Labels Key to Selecting Disinfectants