Why is it better to use Clorox® Disinfecting Wipes than paper towels, sponges or dish rags?
Clorox® Disinfecting Wipes clean and disinfect at the same time. When you use a sponge, dish rag, or even a paper towel, you can spread bacteria from one surface to another. Instead of killing germs, you are moving them from one place to another, possibly expanding the contaminated area.
Do Clorox® Disinfecting Wipes have a formula that dries without leaving a residue?
Yes, Clorox® Disinfecting Wipes have a unique formula that leaves no residue when dry, making them perfect for cleaning and disinfecting hard, nonporous surfaces. Use them according to the instructions on the label.
Can I use Clorox® Disinfecting Wipes to clean my hands or for personal use?
No. Clorox® Disinfecting Wipes should not be used for personal hygiene. Do not use them as baby wipes.
Do Clorox® Disinfecting Wipes contain bleach?
No. Clorox® Disinfecting Wipes are made with a bleach-free formula available in different scents that will leave a soft, clean scent on surfaces every time you clean.
Can I safely use Clorox® Disinfecting Wipes around pregnant women, children and pets?
Yes. When used as directed, Clorox® Disinfecting Wipes should not pose a hazard to pregnant women, children or pets. In general, it is a good idea to remove pets and children from the areas you are cleaning and to follow the instructions and warnings on the product label. When you are not using them, they should be kept out of reach of children and pets, just like many other household cleaners.
What precautions should I take when using this product?
Please, always use the product as directed on the label. The warning text is located on the back of the label, and indicates that this product causes moderate irritation to the eyes, so you should avoid contact with eyes. You should also wash your hands well with soap and water after handling this product. If used on surfaces that are in contact with food, remember to rinse after use.
Where can I buy Clorox® Disinfecting Wipes?
You can find the nearest stores that sell Clorox® Disinfecting Wipes on our Where to Buy page.
Can I flush Clorox® Disinfecting Wipes down the toilet?
No. Throw the wipes in the trash after use. We do not recommend disposing of them in your septic system.
Is the container for Clorox® Disinfecting Wipes recyclable?
Yes. Our Clorox® Disinfecting Wipes containers are made from number 2 recyclable HDPE (high-density polyethylene). Check with your local recycling company for a list of materials they accept for recycling.