ARE YOU SURE CHEMICAL CLEANERS ARE SAFE FOR YOUR FAMILY?

NEXT TIME, READ THE LABEL WHEN YOU BUY CHEMICAL CLEANERS AND DISINFECTANTS ARE YOU SURE THESE PRODUCTS ARE SAFE FOR YOUR FAMILY? profmicrobe.com The following warnings and “precautionary statements” appeared on the label of Lysol disinfectant wipes sold in a major American DIY chain in 2020 - DO NOT USE AS A DIAPER WIPE OR FOR PERSONAL CLEANSING. THIS IS NOT A BABY WIPE! - FOR PLASTIC AND...

I called Poison Control, My story. By Kathy C.

Prof. Microbe, Let me begin by saying that I am a bit of a "cleaning" freak! I will look for things to clean and "clean" is never clean enough!! A few years ago, I thought I read somewhere that if you use toilet bowl cleaner and bleach on tub grout, it would clean really well. So, I outlined all the grout with toilet bowl cleaner and splashed bleach everywhere. Immediately, I knew I had made a...

The Peril of cleaning with chemical disinfectants

COVID-19 REVEALS THE SUPERIORITY OF MICROBIAL CLEANERS OVER CHEMICAL CLEANERS AND DISINFECTANTS April 22, 2020 Dr. Patricia O’Neill This week, a new study of chemical cleaners and disinfectants was published by the CDC and reported on by Time magazine. It pointed out that the use of these products had expanded in the U.S. following the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic, and asked whether...