The Mercadona supermarket chain continues to work to incorporate new products to meet its customers' current needs and consumer demand. The Valencian company has launched a new disinfectant for fruits and vegetables under its Bosqueverde brand.
This product can be used to prepare a solution to wash and disinfect fruits and vegetables. According to the product's instructions, to use the product one must dissolve 3 caps of the solution –about 12 milliliters– in a liter of water, immerse the fruits and vegetables in the solution (without peeling or chopping them), and leave them soaking in it for five minutes. For exhaustive disinfection, the solution must be allowed to act for 15 minutes. Afterward, the fruits and vegetables must be rinsed with plenty of water; after which they are ready for consumption.
This new disinfectant is sold in a 500-milliliter format and costs 2 euro.