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disinfectant_info [2020.03.25 15:27] (current)
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 +====Disinfectant Information====
 +This info collected from various sources, with citations.
 +[Glenn Parker email 3/25/2020] from [[]]
 +How to clean and disinfect:\\ 
 +Wear disposable gloves when cleaning and disinfecting surfaces. Gloves should be discarded after each cleaning. If reusable gloves are used, those gloves should be dedicated for cleaning and disinfection of surfaces for COVID-19 and should not be used for other purposes. Consult the manufacturer’s instructions for cleaning and disinfection products used. Clean hands immediately after gloves are removed.
 +If surfaces are dirty, they should be cleaned using a detergent or soap and water prior to disinfection.
 +For disinfection, diluted household bleach solutions, alcohol solutions with at least 70% alcohol, and most common EPA-registered household disinfectants should be effective.
 +Diluted household bleach solutions can be used if appropriate for the surface. Follow manufacturer’s instructions for application and proper ventilation. Check to ensure the product is not past its expiration date. Never mix household bleach with ammonia or any other cleanser. Unexpired household bleach will be effective against coronaviruses when properly diluted.
 +Prepare a bleach solution by mixing:
 +  * 5 tablespoons (1/3 cup) bleach per gallon of water **or**
 +  * 4 teaspoons bleach per quart of water
 +//There is more information on the cited CDC site useful if someone in your household has Covid-19.//
 +Keep safe everyone.
disinfectant_info.txt · Last modified: 2020.03.25 15:27 by smismi7