Now, more so than ever, we are acutely aware of the importance of sanitising and disinfecting our homes and high-use areas in our houses, in order to kill any kind of bacteria or virus that might be lurking. Covid-19 or not, the importance of keeping your home hygienically clean is essential to ensuring that germs do not grow. Let’s take a look at the benefits of hygiene bleach now, and how to keep your home hygienically clean by using it. We also give you the low down on the new Surf bleach range which we are highly recommending.
What is Hygiene Bleach?
Hygiene liquid bleach products contain chlorine, which is a powerful germ-killing chemical, that can kill most germs, viruses, and bacteria almost instantly. Most bleach products offer a 99.9% certainty that they can kill just about every type of germ, virus, or bacteria that they come into contact with.
Recently, brands have been offering revolutionary new bleach cleaning products called hygiene bleach which still contains chlorine but with an added layer of hygiene cleaning power. When you use hygiene bleach, you can rest assured that you’re getting the strongest form of sanitising and disinfecting product possible.
The Difference Between Hygiene Bleach and Regular Bleach?
In essence, hygiene bleach and regular bleach are no different because they both contain the cleaning agent or chemical, chlorine. The new Surf Total Hygiene Bleach in lemon or lavender scent is a multi-purpose bleach that offers users the ability to confidently clean their home in the most hygienic way when using it.
Hygiene Bleach Uses
What’s most important to you when it comes to cleaning?
Like regular multi-purpose bleach, the benefits of using hygiene bleach are many; all focussed on the germ-killing capabilities that the product offers as well as the peace of mind given to users, knowing that they are hygienically cleaning their homes in the best way possible.
Here are the top three main uses of hygiene bleach in the home:
Cleans and Disinfects Surfaces – including countertops, flooring, tiles, and walls.
Disinfects and Whitens High-Use Areas – especially formulated to kill bacteria and viruses in bathrooms, toilets, toilet bowls, sinks, showers, and baths.
Whitens and Brightens Clothes – can be used when diluted to remove tough stains and whiten white clothing that has yellowed.
Frequently Asked Questions on Hygiene Bleach
1. What is hygiene bleach?
Hygiene bleach, like regular bleach, contains chlorine which is a strong chemical compound that kills germs and bacteria instantly. When you use hygiene bleach in your home, you are ensuring that you leave the surfaces and areas you are cleaning as sanitised and hygienic as possible.
2. Does hygiene bleach clean or just disinfect?
Thanks to the chlorine contained in bleach, it is able to kill germs, viruses and bacteria that it comes into contact with, leaving the area disinfected and clean after it is wiped away.
3. Can hygiene bleach be used as a sanitiser and disinfectant?
Absolutely yes! Hygiene bleach can and should be used in high-use areas like bathrooms, on toilets and in sinks and basins to disinfect and sanitise these areas.
4. What is the difference between hygiene bleach and regular bleach?
There is no real difference in these products because they both contain the powerful cleaning properties of chlorine in them. Both products that contain chlorine, are able to kill 99.9% of germs and bacteria that can be found in and around the home.
5. Does bleach lose its strength over time?
Not necessarily. It is recommended to leave bleach on areas like toilet bowls, toilet seats, toilet rims, sinks and basins for 10 – 15 minutes to allow the bleach to kill as many germs and bacteria as it can. It should then be rinsed away.