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All about Domestos: What does Domestos bleach do, and how does it work?

There’s no question that Domestos kills all known germs dead, but how does this happen? We know it’s a thick bleach but how does it work? And what does Domestos do to help you in your fight against germs in your toilet? Arm yourself with bleach facts and find out why Domestos is the ultimate germ-killing weapon.

Domestos uses

Domestos is the world’s number one disinfectant designed to kill germs and bacteria. The bathroom is a high traffic area for germs. The most common types of bacteria found in any bathroom are bacteroidaceae, or bacteria from poo, E.coli, streptococcus and salmonella. These aren’t always the harmful strains of the bacteria, however using Domestos Extended Power bleach in the bathroom will eradicate any threat to your family.

What does Domestos do? Get your Domestos facts straight

Domestos contains chemicals called oxidative agents. When these agents come into contact with germs or stains, they cause oxidation, which kills germs.

Domestos ingredients

The ingredients label on a bottle of Domestos can be confusing. Let’s demystify them:

  • Sodium Hypochlorite: a chemical compound based on salt – this is the active ingredient in bleach
  • Surfactants: allow liquids, solids and gases to move more freely with each other
  • Perfume: the scent makes your bathroom smell fresh after using Domestos

Does Domestos kill germs?

Does Domestos kill bacteria? And does Domestos kill viruses? Yes on both counts – no ifs, no buts. Domestos Extended Power bleach is the ultimate weapon in the war against germs as it gets rid of 99.9% of all known germs lurking in your toilet.

How does Domestos kill bacteria? How Domestos works

So how does Domestos kill bacteria? It’s down to a powerful chemical reaction. The sodium hypochlorite in Domestos bleach oxidises molecules in the cells of the germs it meets. This process eradicates bacteria and viruses, and protects you from illness spread via toilets.

Where around the home, can you use Domestos?

Domestos bleach can be used all around the home when you follow the instructions on the bottle. It is a versatile line of products that can be used on a surprising number of surfaces to keep you and your family safer against illness.

What about Sustainability?

Bleach almost entirely disintegrates into salt and water.

Domestos bleach is a thick, easy-to-use product that kills all known germs dead – even in the nastiest of places. Using Domestos to clean is simple and it gives complete reassurance that the threat has been dealt with. Domestos can protect your family against germs and bacteria.