Cleaning with soap vs. disinfecting What is the difference between cleaning with soap and disinfecting with disinfectant products? Cleaning and disinfecting have become increasingly important. It is necessary to learn more about how to use it effectively.

Use of hand sanitizers:

There are different types of hand sanitizers. After the corona pandemic we have all become familiar with these products.

Disinfectant products can kill all types of viruses and bacteria. Some disinfectant products, destroy 99.99% of the germs.

Cleaning with soap vs. disinfecting

Disinfectants are divided into several categories:

Alcohol disinfectants

One of the most common alcohol disinfectants is isopropanol alcohol. This disinfectant is used in hospitals, sick rooms, disinfection of medical equipment, etc.

In general, the frequent use of disinfectants with a high percentage of alcohol also has consequences for your skin.

Alcohol causes the loss of the skin’s protective layer and destroys its natural fat.

This fat is like a protective barrier against viruses, bacteria and fungi. In the absence of it, a suitable environment for the entry of bacteria and viruses is created.

Alcohol also dries the skin of the hands. This issue aggravates the symptoms of  people who are suffering from skin diseases.

Disinfectants without alcohol or with a low percentage of alcohol

These types of disinfectants, whose active ingredient is benzalkonium chloride, kill 99.99% of bacteria, fungi and viruses.

The Logic Sept Plus product made by our company is completely biobased and contains 20% aloe vera.

This product is produced by pico-technology, which means that the particles are smaller than nano. You don’t need to reuse the product for up to three hours.

Use soap to clean (cleaning product)

Soap and water is always considered the best solution to kill germs. But soap and water are not always available. When your hands are dirty, it is better to remove this contamination with soap first, then use a disinfectant.

Soap and disinfectant complement each other. In fact, without cleaning your hands, the use of a disinfectant is not so effective.

Another point about soap is that it is not possible to use it everywhere. For example, when you are on the bus or in shopping malls, it is practically impossible to use soap and water. The use of disinfectant products is recommended here and in similar places. 

When do we need to wash our hands regularly:

It is very clear that we touch many things during the day. According to the CDC recommendations, it should be done before, during and after preparing food, before eating, before and after caring for someone who is sick, before and after treating a wound, after touching contaminated surfaces, after handling animals, after you realize that your hands are greasy and…

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