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Is Handy Andy a bleach?

Last Updated: 7th April, 2021

HANDY ANDY ULTRA HYGIENE ALPINE FRESH CREAM BLEACH 500ML - Handy Andy Ultra Hygiene has the effective cleaning power of the tried-and-trusted SA's best Cream-Handy Andy, plus the germ killing strength of bleach, giving you both Hygiene and 99.9% Germ Kill.

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Regarding this, does Handy Andy bleach skin?

According to MediaTakeOut, there's a new trend in South Africa, where girls use “Handy Andy” – which is like cleaning cream with bleach (meant for cleaning homes) – on their skin. Over time the cleaning cream eats away at the skin, and gives an appearance of a “lighter” complexion.

Subsequently, question is, what is Handy Andy used for? Handy Andy is an all-purpose liquid cleaner that effectively cleans floors, bench tops, stoves, showers, baths, toilets and paintwork. One bottle of Handy Andy makes 75 litres. Use neat on stubborn dirt and grease, or for large surfaces and floors, dilute 2 capfuls in 1/2 a bucket (5L) of warm water.

Also question is, does Handy Andy have ammonia in it?

Handy Andy cream: Handy Andy cream is powerful, packed with millions of micro particles it removes 100% of dirt – earning its place as the market leader in cleaning creams. Handy Andy cream comes in 500ml and 750ml bottles, and is available in six refreshing fragrances: Ammonia Fresh: for a strong, hygienic aroma.

Why is Handy Andy dangerous?

Detergents and household cleaning products contain dangerous chemicals such as ammonia, which are good for removing grease and dirt. However, cleaning products can be very dangerous, so never mix ammonia (for example handy-andy) and bleach together as it creates a toxic gas.

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Is Handy Andy a disinfectant?

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Can you use Handy Andy to wash dishes?

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What is liquid ammonia?

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Is Handy Andy poisonous?

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Why should you never mix household cleaning products together?

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