Disinfecting Wet Wipes 70 (7" x 8") by Seventh Generation
Seventh Generation Disinfecting Wipes Lemongrass Citrus Scent (492 g)
Seventh Generation Disinfecting Wipes kill over 99.99% of household germs, specifically Salmonella enterica, Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Influenza A on hard, nonporous surfaces. Seventh Generation Disinfecting Wipes are suitable for use on all hard, nonporous surfaces where bacteria or unpleasant odors are a concern including, but not limited to: countertops, foor preparation surfaces, floors, appliances, garbage cans, changing tables, highchairs, cribs, children's toys, toilet seats and pet habitats.
- Quick and easy cleaning
- Disinfects while you clean
- Effectively controls odors
- Will not harm hard, nonporous surfaces
- Contains non-VOC-emitting ingredients
- Made from botanicalls pure plant extracts
Benefits of Disinfecting Household Surfaces
Regular cleaning products do a good job of removing soil, but only disinfectants or disinfectant cleaners (also known as antibacterial cleaners) kill the germs that can cause many illnesses. Surfaces like kitchen and bathroom counters, door knobs, toilet seats and children's toys may be contaminated with bacteria even when they're not visibly soiled. Germs can be spread to other surfaces on dirty cleaning cloths and sponges. Products that claim to kill germs must meet efficacy requirements and guidelines established by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and must be registered with EPA and carry an EPA registration number on their label. In order for surfaces to be effectively disinfected, the instructions on product labels need to be followed carefully.
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Seasonal influenza, commonly called "the flu," is caused by influenza viruses, which infect the respiratory tract (i.e., the nose, throat, lungs). Unlike many other viral respiratory infections, such as the common cold, the flu can cause severe illness and life-threatening complications in many people. The best way to prevent seasonal flu is by getting a seasonal flu vaccination each year. In the United States, on average 5% to 20% of the population gets the flu; more than 200,000 people are hospitalized from seasonal flu-related complications, and; about 36,000 people die from seasonal flu-related causes. Some people, such as older people, young children, pregnant women, and people with certain health conditions, are at high risk for serious flu complications.
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Directions For Use: It is a violation of Federal law to use this product in a manner inconsistent with its labeling. For heavily soiled or greasy areas, pre-cleaning is required.
To Clean: Wet the surface with the wipe & wipe clean. For stubborn stains, let stand for a few minutes.
To Disinfect: Wet the surface with the wipe (spot test to check surface compatibility). Leave visibly wet for 10 minutes. Allow to air-dry. No rinsing or wiping is required, except on direct food contact surfaces which require a water rinse after treatment.
Storage and Disposal: Dispose of wipe in trash after use. Do not flush. Tightly close lid between uses to retain moisture. Nonrefillable container. Do not reuse or refill this empty container. Offer empty container for recycling. If recycling is not available, discard container in trash.
Keep out of reach of children.
Thymol (component of thyme oil), Sodium lauryl sulfate (palm kernel or coconut-derived cleaning agent), copper sulfate pentahydrate (bluestone) (mineral derived water mineralizer), citric acid (cornstarch derived water softener), essential oils and botanical extracts* (origanum vulgare (oregano) oil, cedrus atlantica (blue atlas cedar) bark oil, citrus medica limonum (lemon) peel oil, cymbopogon schoenanthus (lemongrass) oil, citrus medica limonum (lemon) fruit extract, mentha citrata (orange bergamot mint) leaf extract, aqua (water). Wipe substrate: polyester, rayon.
*Limonene and Citral are component of these essential oils.
About Seventh Generation
Seventh Generation is the nation's leading brand of non-toxic and environmentally safe household products. With distribution in thousands of natural product and grocery stores nationwide, the company has become the authority when it comes to products that protect your health and the planet. It has also won over 15 major awards that recognize their efforts to preserve the environment. Seventh Generation derives its name from the Iroquois belief that "In our every deliberation, we must consider the impact of our decisions on the next seven generations." Every time you use a Seventh Generation product, you are making a difference by saving natural resources, reducing pollution, keeping toxic chemicals out of the environment and making the world a safer place for this and the next seven genera
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These wipes are very gentle on your skin and nose. I have Fibromyalgia and am not able to use chemicals- and this one works good! I use them for my counters and bathrooms.
I purchased these for my children't classroom instead of buying other disinfecting wipes that use chemicals. The smell is different, but I don't think it's horrible...some something you have to get used to. I think they are just as effective as other wipes. I wish the price was a little more competetive, but I would rather have safe kids than worry about a few $$.
I love these wipes. They clean my stainless counter top very well and I love the fact that they are non toxic!
works well and am happy to use it everywhere and not worry about leaving chemical residue on surfaces..........if i can do it green and it works great then why would i use a wipe that is toxic?
These are great!! I use them to clean up around my pet's food bowl and like that I don't have to worry about exposing him to harmful chemicals!
Fabulous cleaning product! So very gentle and safe, but very, very effective. This is great to have on-hand, too, whenever you need to 'blitz' your home for unexpected company :). Note: I tried GreenWorks for some time and they made me SICK every time I used them. They may be 'green' for the globe in certain ways, but they are definitely NOT green for humans!
Work great and smell great!
Clean well and very convienent.
I really hoped to find a antural replacement of the bottle of "wet wipes" I keep handy in my car -- but these smell awful -- like rancid vegetable oil! I simply threw them away.
I can use these disinfecting wipes without triggering an allergic reaction. Also don't have to worry about poisoning my cat as with other chemical disinfecting products. And they clean as well if not better than other wipes I have used.
A little smelly but healthy and works!
Our go-to bathroom wipe. A necessity with teenage sons. Plus it's less harmful for the environment than other wipes, which is important to me since I don't really like the concept of throw away wipes anyway.
Our home will never be without these wipes!
Much better than store brands.
I was surprised at how big the container was. I got a lot. They smell good and I feel better about using them. My daughter uses the regular brands constantly on ewverything.
Works great! Smells great! Really handy.
These clean and disinfect nicely, and the fragrance is wonderful.
I love these wipes for quick cleaning! Being a multiple cat owner, I have many "clean ups" a day. I am disinfecting without harming my pets. I don't have to worry about using this product around them. Some people say they don't like the smell. It doesn't bother me. It does not linger and my house is always clean and smells nice. I would highly recommend. I love the large, 70 wipes size too!!