Summer has come and gone, and schools are now getting ready to welcome millions of students back to their facilities. But before they do, it's mandatory that schools including classrooms, bathrooms, gyms and hallways are clean and rid of harmful germs that may endanger the health of anyone that comes in contact with them.
Ever wonder the difference between disinfecting and sanitizing? Stratus doesn't (because we already know), but you might!
People use these terms interchangeably, but while they are similar, the law says they have very distinct differences.
Disinfectants: products that destroy all specific test organisms and [legally] must reduce the level of pathogenic bacteria by 99.999% during a time frame greater than 5 minutes but less than 10 minutes. (U.S Environmental Protection Agency guidelines)