When we talk about cleaning, disinfecting and sanitizing work surfaces, there is often confusion. This brief video helps clarify this topic as they are all uniquely different results.
Cleaning usually means using warm soap and water to remove dirt and grime from a surface. On occasion, a good degreaser/cleaner like GoJo or Simple Green will do the trick.
Disinfecting is using chemicals like bleach to kill germs from hard surfaces. When used together, the process of sanitizing takes place, preventing the spread of sicknesses. This is why it is so important to disinfect and clean your home or workplace to prevent illnesses from spreading.
To see a complete selection of cleaners and disinfectants, take a look here. We have some great articles about disinfecting that you can find here.
Surface Disinfectant Product & Accessories
Disinfectants & Cleaners
Antiseptic Liquid Sprays
Super Sani Cloth Germicidal Disinfectant Surface Wipe 160/tub
Additional Resources for Disinfecting Around the Workplace
How to disinfect safety glasses
Defining the difference between sanitizers and disinfectants
How to sanitize a workplace surface