- “Cleaning refers to the removal of germs, dirt, and impurities from surfaces. Cleaning does not kill germs, but by removing them, it lowers their numbers and the risk of spreading infection.
- Disinfecting refers to using chemicals to kill germs on surfaces. This process does not necessarily clean dirty surfaces or remove germs, but by killing germs on a surface after cleaning, it can further lower the risk of spreading infection.”
Laundry and linen cleaning
Please note that New Forest Laundry is now, as standard, washing, as standard practice, at the recommended temperature for killing the COV-19 virus – 60 degrees using the recommended detergents for virus control.