Mercadona sells a disinfectant for clothing that eliminates 99% of viruses, bacteria and fungi. Mercadona’s new disinfectant gel “effective against viruses” .
The outbreak of the pandemic has established in citizens a series of hygienic habits related to hand washing, but also to disinfecting clothing . In this sense, supermarkets have put on sale numerous household cleaning items, and Mercadona is one of the chains with the greatest variety of products from its white label, Bosque Verde.
Specifically, the Valencian chain has a bleach-free disinfectant for fabrics and washing machines that ” eliminates 99.9% of germs from clothes and washing machines and bacteria that cause bad odors in washing machines, clothes, towels, textiles. of pets, etc. “, can be read on the packaging.
The product acts as a bactericide and fungicide , as well as against the coronavirus 229E -one of the viruses responsible for the common cold- and the H1N1 virus . The price of this product is another of its strengths, since the 1-liter bottle costs 2 euros.
To disinfect fabrics , its use is similar to that of any detergent, just add it to the softener compartment – it is recommended not to use fabric softener in these cases – and program the usual wash cycle.
Bosque Verde brand disinfectant for fabrics and washing machines, for sale at Mercadona.Bosque Verde brand disinfectant for fabrics and washing machines, for sale at Mercadona.MERCADONA
If disinfection is done by hand , dilute 60 ml of product in 3 liters of water, add the garments and leave for 15 minutes. Subsequently, it should be rinsed with plenty of water. In no case should the product be applied directly to the garments, the manufacturer warns.
If you want to disinfect the washing machine with this product, pour 250 ml -8.5 caps- of product into the detergent compartment and start the empty washing machine with a cycle at 60ºC . For an optimal result, it is recommended to perform this cleaning of the washing machine once a month.