Wednesday's Ask the Experts: Disinfecting tanning beds
October 13, 2010
Wednesday''s Ask the Experts question from a cleaning professional on the International Custodial Advisors Network (ICAN) "Ask the Experts" page: How do I clean and properly disinfect tanning beds and salon surfaces and equipment?
A thorough cleaning with an approved hospital grade quat or hydrogen peroxide based disinfectant cleaner will do the job. The most popular method is to spray on the solution and let it dwell for recommended contact time and then wipe dry with a clean microfiber cloth. With recent outbreaks of MRSA and other transmittable diseases, it would be good to have your bases covered. Your supplier should be able to verify if the disinfectant you plan to use is effective on MRSA. Your clients may object and there are other risks to the use of bleach. If the product you use requires a 10 minute contact time, you would probably need to use ... — Gary Clipperton National Pro Clean Corp
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