Dettol Kills Corona Or Not
Doc, can liquid dettol be used as a disinfectant? The thing is, I want to spray the house with my office, doc, please answer the doc whether dettol can kill corona
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Disinfectant is a solution containing chemicals that function to kill germs or microorganisms. Disinfectants are generally used on objects that are normally held or used daily or in the community that has the potential to cause an infectious disease.
Currently there are many disinfectant methods that are carried out due to the cause of a new variant virus, the corona virus (SARS-COV-2) or also known as COVID-19.
A variety of materials from household products such as bleach and dilution floors.
Dettol products can be used as disinfectants, but not all Dettol products can be used as disinfectants. Dettol liquid disinfectant is a special product that can be used as a disinfectant for household appliances and living environments. The following types of products along with the method of dilution:
Dettol All In One Disinfectant Spray with the active ingredient Alkyl Dimethyl Benzyl can be used directly without dilution
Dettol Antiseptic Liquid with the active ingredient chloroxylenol (4.8%) needs to be diluted, which is 25 ml with 1 liter of water.
Dettol Floor Cleaners with the active ingredient Benzenzium chloride (1%) 45 ml diluted with 1 liter of water.
Dettol Multiaction Floor Cleaner 4 in 1 with the active ingredient Benzenzium chloride (1%), required dilution of 45 ml with 1 liter of water
Corona virus (SARS-COV-2) is a new corona virus variant, so there are no studies that show the effectiveness of disinfectant use against coronavirus. However, preventive measures such as disinfection, washing hands with soap and handsanitizer made from 70% alcohol can help reduce the risk of transmission of the virus.
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