Referring to something that contains a disinfectant or has the properties of a disinfectant.
Having cleansing abilities
A detergent, powder, or other chemical agent that removes dirt, grease, or stains.
The Centers for Disease Control indicate that the use of anti-bacterial soap is not necessary to control the spread of bacteria. Simply washing your hands with every day soap is sufficient to loosen bacteria from the skin and, once loosened, the bacteria will simply wash away upon rinsing your hands.
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