Toys are in contact with the baby every day. If the toy is unhygienic, it will cause the baby to be infected with pathogenic bacteria and affect health. Therefore, when mom and dad choose toys for their baby, they must first choose toys that are easy to clean, such as cloth, plastic, wood, and so on. At the same time, keep the toys clean and hygienic at all times. (1) To educate your baby to keep it clean during the process of playing with toys. If you don't use dirty hands to take toys, don't put the toys in dirty places. (2) For those toys that are not playing for a while, Mom and Dad should put it in a box or put it in a cabinet. (3) The most important thing is to clean the toys regularly. Toys that your baby often plays are usually cleaned once every two weeks. The washed toys should be soaked in disinfectant for 10 minutes. Different material toys have different disinfection methods:
Heat-resistant wooden toys: can be boiled in boiling water for about 10 minutes, or generally can be treated with 75% alcohol, 0.2% peroxyacetic acid solution; or can be directly wiped with a Western nurse wipes
Plastic and rubber toys: generally can be treated with wet wipes; it can also be diluted with soapy water, disinfecting washing powder, etc., rinsed with water, dried with a cleaning cloth or dried;
A hairy toy that is afraid of being wet and hot: it can be exposed to the sun for 4 to 6 hours, and the bacteria are killed by the ultraviolet rays of the sun;
Plush toys: can be packed in plastic bags, soaked with detergent, etc., repeatedly shake for a few minutes, then hang in the sun ventilated place to dry, the ultraviolet light in the sun can also play a role in sterilization;
High-grade electric and electronic toys: Regularly wipe the parts that children often touch with Western nurse wipes;
Iron toy: exposed to sunlight for more than 6 hours, has a bactericidal effect.