A science-based guide for fellow germaphobes.
Under the leadership of the founder’s grandsons, the company has become a big financial backer of efforts to loosen government restrictions on illegal drugs.
When she and her husband, Morty, were featured in advertising spots for Swiffer products in their 90s, the public embraced them.
Advice for decorating, cleaning and warming your home.
Grime is a new hand soap that was born as a pandemic activity.
A food safety specialist offers tips on helping to keep your food safe.
During Covid, many people found solace in a new pastime. A few found profit.
Sought-out spots for picking up finely milled soaps, hand-sculpted makeup brushes, exquisite scents and more.
Sprucing up for spring includes giving your lawn furniture the cleaning it deserves.
This week, the C.D.C. acknowledged what scientists have been saying for months: The risk of catching the coronavirus from surfaces is low.
Chrissy Teigen, Kris Jenner and Emma Grede have come together to build a saucy cleaning brand.
During the pandemic, there was a dramatic increase in exposures to hand sanitizer reported among kids under 6, U.S. poison center data shows.
For some on social media, finding the cleaning product has become like winning the lottery.
Four people died and nearly a dozen others were poisoned after swallowing alcohol-based hand sanitizer, federal health officials said.
The agency has moved to keep several of the products, which it found to have inadequate concentrations of alcohol, from entering the United States.
Airlines are fine-tuning their cleaning procedures — where they clean, how frequently and with which tools. This is what the new processes look like.
Hilton has partnered with Lysol, Four Seasons with Johns Hopkins Medicine. But new research shows hotels can be easily contaminated by the coronavirus.
Even though coronavirus cases have surged again, craft distilleries say the business of making the disinfectant has become more difficult.
A chlorine solution, particularly popular in Bolivia, is just one of several unproven treatments gaining ground in a region desperate for hope.
If you’ve been cooped up at home for a couple of months, it’s time to clean house — and not in a superficial way. Here’s how the pros do it.
People who put off care as Covid-19 surged are easing back into the medical system. Here are some tips to help keep it safe.
A spokesman for the state’s Health Department said the cases were related to alcoholism.
The warning applies to nine lines of hand sanitizer manufactured in Mexico that contain methanol, or wood alcohol, which can be dangerous, the agency said.
Researchers in Japan have developed a soap bubble-based pollination method that is as effective as doing it by hand.
Joey Bergstein, the chief executive of Seventh Generation, has focused on meeting a surge in demand for his company’s products.
My mother scrubs toilets for a living. That makes her someone who has been deemed essential, but who has always been thought of as less than.
The world’s largest hotel companies have all come forward in recent weeks to announce new cleaning playbooks.
The pandemic has forced many European businesses to improvise. This Belgian gin distillery now has a popular line in hand sanitizer.
Many household disinfectants promise to kill 99.9 percent of germs, but some of us might be cleaning too swiftly to let them do their job.
Facebook, Twitter and YouTube have declined to remove the president’s statements about unproven coronavirus treatments.
Doctors and public health officials fear the attention could boost purveyors of dangerous elixirs who push ‘miracle cures’ with no basis in science.
The president has often said he is exceptionally smart. His recent suggestion about injecting disinfectants was not.
Fox News anchors conceded that injecting disinfectant would be “poisonous.” But Rush Limbaugh and Breitbart defended Trump.
There is no evidence that sunlight, bleach or any disinfectant can cure coronavirus in the body.
Reckitt Benckiser, the maker of Lysol and Dettol, and Clorox said in separate remarks that people should not ingest or inject cleaning products. Industry officials echoed the warnings.
Here’s a guide to working with sprays, wipes and a bleach-based solution to clean surfaces of the pathogen.
Reckitt Benckiser, the maker of Lysol and Dettol, and the authorities in Washington State said in separate remarks that people should not ingest or inject cleaning products.
At a briefing, the president promoted unproven treatments and asked Dr. Deborah Birx if she had heard of the success of sunlight as a tool against viruses.
At the White House briefing, the president touted an experiment from his administration and promoted more unproven treatments.
Matt and Noah Colvin reached a settlement this week with the Tennessee attorney general in the widely publicized price-gouging case.
A new study suggests a link between the increase and recommendations to clean and disinfect.
Companies see the outbreak as a chance to cash in, do some good, or both. Among the early winners: the Washington influence industry.
Amazon cracked down on coronavirus price gouging. Now, while the rest of the world searches, some sellers are holding stockpiles of sanitizer and masks.
Experts say adults and children alike can benefit from avoiding canned goods and certain plastics and substituting natural products for commercial cleaning products.
Many home cooks wash the chicken or turkey before cooking, but that only increases the risk of food-borne illness.