COLUMN: The Covid-19 pandemic has changed so much about our lives in such a short time. From the beginning, cleaning, disinfecting and sanitizing have been stressed as the most effective ways to combat the virus. While proper cleaning is and remains a first line defense, it is important to understand the health benefits of seeking out and using safer cleaners and why not to ‘reach for the bleach’ and other harmful cleaners and disinfectants! Let’s explore further!