Question: How Do You Make Antibacterial Wipes?

Can I add alcohol to baby wipes to make antibacterial wipes?

By adding rubbing alcohol to your baby wipes, you can, however, turn them into effective sanitizing wipes.

To do this, pour ½ bottle of rubbing alcohol — it should be at least 70 percent Isopropyl alcohol to achieve the best, safest, and most effective results — into a container of baby wipes..

What are the ingredients in antibacterial wipes?

The most common antibacterial agents in cleaning wipes are called “quats” (short for quaternary ammonium compounds) and include such chemical mouthfuls as alkyl dimethyl benzyl ammonium chloride and benzalkonium chloride.

What can I use instead of antibacterial wipes?

3 Disinfectants You Can Use If You Can’t Find Clorox WipesAny product that says “disinfectant” on the label, and includes an EPA registration number.Diluted Household Bleach.Rubbing Alcohol (aka Isoproyl Alcohol)

What is the best homemade disinfectant?

Gather the ingredients:1 1/4 cups water.1/4 cup white vinegar.1/4 cup (60% + alcohol content) vodka or Everclear (excellent germ-killing properties – you can substitute rubbing alcohol, but it will have a more medicinal scent)15 drops essential oil – peppermint + lemon OR lavender + lemon are great in this recipe.More items…•