Basic Sanitizing and Disinfecting

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Below is a quick collection of resources that you can refer to on how to clean, sanitize and disinfect. With and without the recommended product.

A 70% solution of Isopropyl Alcohol, or IPA 70, is commonly used in sterile environments as a primary cleaner or in the absence of the recommended product.

Solutions of chlorine bleach in dilutions as high as 10% are commonly used when the recommended product is not available in emergency situations.

Resources:

Disinfection & Sterilization Guidelines | Guidelines Library | Infection Control | CDC

COVID-19: Resources for Households | CDC

How To Clean and Disinfect Schools To Help Slow the Spread of Flu | CDC

Household Cleaning & Sanitizing | Water, Sanitation, & Hygiene-related Emergencies & and Outbreaks | Healthy Water | CDC

Chemical Disinfectants | Disinfection & Sterilization Guidelines | Guidelines Library | Infection Control | CDC

Cleaning and Sanitizing with Bleach|Natural Disasters and Severe Weather | CDC

Downloadable Content:

Hand Washing and Hand Sanitizer Use at Home, at Play, and Out and About. | CDC

Making Cleaning Solution From 3.5% Liquid Bleach | CDC

How to Make Strong (0.5%) Chlorine Solution from Liquid Bleach | CDC

Good health!

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