The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted our normal life in many ways. After the long lock down, due to the economic fall people feel difficult to stay indoor. Many started to die due to no food, people have to earn for their living. Therefore there comes the end to the restrictions. Shops and organizations are opened and restarted everywhere. It appears to be moving towards the new normal life. More and more people started going for work thereby outdoor participation has been increasing day by day. It is also equally important to keep yourself safe, healthy and well. Therefore it is important for every individual to be very cautious and take care of themselves by giving importance and following the government guidelines.
WARNING ALERTS AND PREVENTIVE MEASURES TO STAY AWAY FROM GERMS
GERMS SPREAD THROUGH GARMENTS, TOWELS AND BED SPREADS
A recent research has found that corona virus spreads even through the used garments, bed spreads and towels. When these clothes are used by more than one person without washing, germs can spread from one person to another. Many customers are very scared of this issue and have contacted us to know remedy to solve this issue. When a worker cleans a dirty laundry with bare hands there is a possibility for the worker to be affected by the germs in the process of washing. It is not always necessary to wash your clothes every time you return home from out. Ensure that when you go out don’t be in a crowded area, maintain a minimum of two meter distance from people, wear a mask and sanitize your hands often. Incase if you fail to do maintain distance or wear a mask it is must you have bath and put your worn dress to the laundry before entering inside the home.
Washing clothes in a normal way by using ordinary detergents only reduces the risk of germs being transmitted. In this pandemic situation the clothes must be washed higher than the normal method. Clean the garments in higher temperature using bleach based powders or detergents as much as possible to reduce the transmission risk.
The clothes like sports kit, baby wears, towels, must be washedat 60°C with a powder detergent because
- Sports people tend to do more physical activities thereby they tend to undergo heavy sweat process. Therefore their clothes come in contact with their bodily fluids which in turn has increased number of germs in their clothes. You must not wear the sports kit more than once without washing.
- New born babies are always placed in bed, covered with blanket to keep them warm and often reusable nappies are used. Therefore the bodily fluid comes in contact with their clothes thereby giving way for the development of germs. Using reusable nappies for a long duration also increases the growth of germs. This increases the infection in the baby. It is must to change the clothing and nappies of the baby at regular interval.
- It is better to use separate towels because shared towels in your home can spread the germs from one person to another.
- Clothes used and worn during food preparation or healthcare workers’ clothes must not be used more than once without cleaning.
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