Does vinegar disinfect as well as bleach?

Answer On One Hand: Vinegar EffectiveVinegar's disinfecting abilities come from its 5-percent concentration of acetic acid. According to Truy Wassenaar, Curator of the Virtual Museum of Bacteria, this con... Read More »

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Does vinegar disinfect bean sprouts?

Vinegar will not disinfect bean sprouts safely. Bean sprouts become contaminated while they are still seeds, although bean seeds that have been treated with a vinegar and lime solution have been sh... Read More »

Does Simple Green cleaner disinfect better than bleach?

Unlike bleach, Simple Green All-Purpose cleaner is nontoxic and is not a disinfectant. However, Simple Green D Pro 3 and Simple Green D Pro 5 industrial strength cleaners have both been approved by... Read More »

How do I use bleach to disinfect?

Strong Bleaching SolutionPour 1 gallon of cool tap water into a bucket and add 1/4 cup bleach. Dip a sponge or cloth into this solution and wipe down bathrooms, kitchen counters, diapering areas an... Read More »

Does a Vinegar & Bleach Mix Kill Mold?

Vinegar is an effective mold killer, as is bleach. However, these two chemicals should be used separately to rid surfaces of mold. If they are combined into one mixture, the result is hazardous to ... Read More »