Based on the current situation of pandemic coronavirus, we are finally prepared with the ‘COVID-19 vaccine Pfizer’. However, the corona vaccine could only help us to prevent viruses affecting the human body. But what about the germs present on various surfaces. There are different public areas such as schools, hospitals, shopping malls, etc. where different kinds of people visit and touch so many things daily. As a result, coronavirus germs get transferred in a few nanoseconds when you touch something. We have various disinfectant spray for coronavirus works to avoid corona germs. No matter how long does coronavirus stays on a surface, disinfecting sprays works to kill them in no time.
How do disinfectant sprays work to avoid coronavirus? Here is the detail about the action taken on coronavirus germs by the disinfectant sprays.
How do disinfectant sprays work to avoid coronavirus, a real phenomenon?
Unlike other coronavirus infections in past, COVID-19 germs are extremely tiny droplets enter the respiratory system of a human being either through the mouth or nose. These tiny virus germs are inhaled when they enter your surrounding from various surfaces or any other ill person nearby. An environmental scientist of Emory University named Juan Leon shows that household disinfectants comprising soap and diluted bleach solution. Verily these disinfectant sprays work to avoid coronavirus on indoor surfaces. This disinfectant spray tears the fat layer that coronavirus “fairly wimpy” as compared to other noroviruses or common viruses that have a greater amount of robust protein shell.
Furthermore, outdoor disinfectant sprays working to avoid coronavirus is a diluted solution of sodium hypochlorite or household bleach. Even though we are unclear whether bleach kills the coronavirus germs from the surfaces or not, but it definitely clears all the germs in the air surely. Bleach is such a substance breaks down itself in presence of Ultraviolet (UV) light. Moreover, Leon states that UV lights seem to destroy coronavirus germs also. As coronavirus in public areas, hospitals, etc. verily in outdoor areas have more chances of getting spread.
How long does the coronavirus last on surfaces?
Coronavirus germs last on the surface not so long. It naturally dies within hours or days from surfaces or objects. Majorly how long does the coronavirus last on surfaces depend upon temperature. In warmer temperatures or great exposure to sunlight reduces the maximum lifetime of survival of coronavirus germs. So, whether the coronavirus is on surfaces such as plastic, metal, glass, or paper, just place it in a warmer area.
However, the normal hand sanitizers protect germs from the transfer top of your hands and eventually prevent from inhaling. Update normal cleaning routine should include disinfecting products to kill germs of coronavirus infection.
EPA approved disinfectants for COVID-19:
Environmental Protection Agency works in the US to provide the American public with the necessary information that how to safely and effectively kill the novel coronavirus, SARS-CoV-2 from surfaces. EPA approved disinfectants for COVID-19 for sale, is only two products of a famous brand providing disinfectant products- Lysol;
- Lysol Disinfectant Spray (EPA Reg No. 777-99)
- Lysol Disinfectant Max Cover Mist (EPA Reg No, 777-127)
This disinfectant spray works to avoid coronavirus from spreading. All these disinfectant products are tested in the laboratory show that they are effective against SARS-CoV-2.
Thus, disinfectant sprays for homes, hospitals, human body parts, etc. is very essential. Disinfectant products such as hand sanitizer, sprays, etc. should be available to everyone. However, we have successfully avoided coronavirus 2020 from spreading beyond uncontrollable circumstances. US health blog communities are taking all appropriate measures they should be undertaken to ensure the safety of human life.