Advantages of Using Steam for Car Sanitization
According to the CDC, steam cleaning is one of the most dependable sterilization methods to remove bacteria and viruses.
Chemicals are harsh on sensitive components, while steam cleaning is not.
Steam cleaning produces no runoff, so it won't stain your driveway or pollute nearby water sources.
Steam cleaning an entire car only requires 1 gallon of water and no chemicals.
Steam cleaning is highly effective at removing dirt, watermarks at other surface contaminants.
Why Steam Sterilization?
Steam, which is water vapor with temperatures above 100 degrees Celsius, deactivates virus pathogens , making it an ideal cleaning and sanitation tool for responding to the COVID-19 outbreak.
Harsh chemicals like clorox, lysol and hand sanitizer can break down and damage car interiors such as leather, cloth wood and plastic. Steam, on the other hand, does not.
According to the CDC: “Of all the methods available for sterilization, moist heat in the form of saturated steam under pressure is the most widely used and the most dependable. Steam sterilization is non-toxic, inexpensive, rapidly microbicidal, sporicidal, and rapidly heats and penetrates fabrics”
Our specialists use an Optima Steamer, learn more on how it interacts with Covid-19 here.
The inside of a car is often one of the most regularly used areas of someone’s everyday life.
With many surfaces that regularly come into contact with our hands, saliva and body, the inside of a car can require sanitary cleanings to stay clean.