Difference Between Cleaning & Disinfecting

What's the difference between cleaning & disinfecting? Are they even different?

Yes, they are!

Cleaning:

  • Removes dirt and impurities from surfaces.
  • Usually using water, soap, or detergent and scrubbing.


Disinfecting:

  • Kills germs.
  • Requires a special substance to be applied and left on the surface for a certain amount of time to ensure germ elimination.
  • To disinfect effectively and keep germs away for longer, you should actually spray & leave.  You shouldn't have to rinse it away but only IF you're using a non-toxic disinfectant. 


Most disinfectants have no effect if dirt, soil, dust, or food debris are present. So, the best way to keep your home surfaces clean & germ free, you'll usually need to clean first before applying disinfectant. 

This process can be time-consuming.

However, it doesn't have to be time-consuming if you clean and disinfect at the same time with Resparkle's Organic Disinfectant Cleaning Kit.

Why?

Organic Disinfectant Cleaning Kit Benefits

 

Made from 100% natural & organic ingredients:

  • Non-toxic to humans, pets, and our planet.
  • Ingredients: Lactic Acid (a natural acid derived from milk), Octanoic Acid (a fatty acid found in coconut oil and palm kernel oil), Organic Acid Blend (a mixture of various organic acids), and Pure Water. That's it.

 

Powerful & effective:
  • Lab-tested to kill 99.99% of germs*.


Hypoallergenic & non-drying:

  • The non-alcohol formula prevents your skin from drying and reduces the risk of allergic reactions.


How to use Resparkle's Organic Disinfectant Cleaning Kit:

  1.  Add 1 to 2 pumps of the concentrate to our 250 ml spray bottle for stronger anti-bacterial action.
  2. Add 250 ml of clean water, and it's ready to disinfect and clean.
  3. This diluted solution can be used up to 2 months.


When do you need to clean, and when to disinfect?

Clean regularly, but you NEED to disinfect especially when:

  • Someone in your household is sick or has recently been around someone who is sick.
  • After a party or when you have visitors.
  • If people in your household are more likely to get sick, like young children or people with weakened immune systems.
  • High touch/high traffic surfaces


While hygiene is crucial, it's also important not to poison ourselves and our environment when fighting germs.

Use a 100% natural disinfectant that is powerful enough to kill 99.99% of germs while being safe for your family and the environment.

 

Bonus:

For a limited time, you'll get a FREE Reusable Hand Sanitiser Bottle (100ml) with your Organic Disinfectant Cleaning Kit.

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