Three Critical Places to Use Disinfectant Wipes

With the looming threat of colds, flu, and other more deadly viruses ever looming, it’s never a better time to carry tissues saturated in germ-killing chemicals.

Nurse wipes down a blood pressure cuff with disinfecting wipes.
If you’re worried about contracting a virus, wipe down anything you touch in public with a disinfecting wipe first.Clorox

There are plenty of good reasons to always keep a supply of disinfectant wipes on hand, whether you are cleaning the baby’s nursery or just wiping down the handle of a shopping cart. Available with germ-fighting agents that range from natural citrus extract to good old bleach, disposable wipes are affordable insurance for everyday health and wellness. Here are just a few of the ways that they can keep bacteria and viruses at bay.

Childcare Environments

Lysol Disinfecting Wipes
The best way to keep kids from getting sick, is to eliminate the germs before someone catches them.Lysol

Let’s face it, children are messy, especially newborns. Keep a fully loaded canister of disinfectant wipes in the baby bag, in the nursery, at daycare, and anywhere else your child spends time to make sure Junior’s environment stays as germ-free as possible.

Kitchens and Bathrooms

Lysol Disinfecting Wipes, Lemon Lime
Keep disinfectant wipes in your bathrooms to eliminate germs before they’re born.Lysol

If cleaning the kitchen is a hassle, then cleaning toilets and baths is absolutely thankless. Make janitorial life easier by stationing a supply of disinfectant wipes within easy reach for regular wipes downs. That will minimize those occasions when you are faced with the kind of deep-cleaning chore best left to a haz-mat team.

Public Environments

Green Works Compostable Cleaning Wipes, Biodegradable Cleaning Wipes
There’s no better place to make sure you’re touching clean surfaces than when you’re in public.GreenWorks

Public places like airline terminals and rail systems are becoming increasingly scary. With the threat of common cold, flu, and even pandemic now a modern reality, it’s important to take every precaution. Travelers should pack a supply of disinfectant to wipe down seating areas, tray tables, door handles, and even their own hands when confronted with crowded environments susceptible to contamination.