These Two Lysol Sprays Are Proven to Kill Coronavirus, According to the EPA

You're going to want these two Lysol products in your arsenal for the fight against COVID-19.

By now, we know the drill. You’ve heard that it’s important to wear a mask when going out to the grocery store or pharmacy, practice social distancing, avoid crowds and always stay at least 6 feet away from others.

But what about staying safe at home? How do you disinfect your stuff after a trip to the outside world? It’s about to get a bit easier.

What Disinfectants Are Effective Against Coronavirus?

Lysol Disinfectant Spray and Lysol Max Cover Disinfectant Mist have been been proven to kill coronavirus. This is a big deal because it’s the first time the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has approved disinfectants specifically tested on the SARS-CoV-2 virus.

Normally, Lysol Disinfectant Spray and Lysol Max Cover Disinfectant Mist are sold at retailers like Target, Amazon and Walmart. But currently, it’s nearly impossible to find a store that has them in stock. We recommend keeping tabs on these online retailers or safely checking out your local stores.

How Do I Clean and Disinfect at Home?

That’s right—we should be doing both! This guide explains how to clean and disinfect at home, according to the CDC.

There are also EPA-recommended cleaning products that have been tested and shown to be effective against harder-to-kill viruses than SARS-CoV-2. Here’s the full list of EPA-approved products. If you can’t get your hands on Lysol Disinfectant Spray or Lysol Max Cover Disinfectant Mist right now, these products should make effective alternatives.

Up Next: Here are some of the things you should be disinfecting regularly to avoid spreading germs.

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Krista Garcia
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