Special considerations should be made for people with asthma. Some cleaning and disinfection products can trigger asthma.
If products on Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) List N: Disinfectants for Coronavirus (COVID-19)external icon are not available, bleach solutions can be used for many non-porous surfaces and will be effective against coronaviruses when properly diluted.
For soft surfaces such as carpet, rugs, and drapes.
For electronics, such as phones, tablets, touch screens, keyboards, and remote controls:
For clothing, towels, linens and other items that go in the laundry:
Hand sanitiser: If soap and water are not readily available and hands are not visibly dirty, use a hand sanitiser that contains at least 60% alcohol. However, if hands are visibly dirty, always wash hands with soap and water.