Clean Water Action/Clean Water Fund: Safe CLEANING & DISINFECTING in the age of Coronavirus
You don’t need harsh chemicals to stay safe from coronavirus. These fact sheets will help you know when to clean and when to disinfect. They will help you identify disinfectants that may be harmful to your health and safer products that you can buy in stores or online.
Online guide with information about toxicity of over 2,500 household cleaners. Search by product name or category.
Information about chemicals of concern in household and institutional cleaning products. Suggestion for safer alternatives. Fact sheets in English and Spanish.
For a deeper dive, and to understand the link between cleaning products and toxic chemicals, check out WVE’s reports on cleaners.
The federal Environmental Protection Agency certifies certain cleaners as meeting EPA standards for safety. These products exclude certain ingredients. Searchable database for Safer Choice products, which include institutional as well as household products. Can search in Spanish. Can search specifically for fragrance-free products.