What other supplies will householders need to clean and contain the spread in a home?
Soap, paper towels, alcohol-based hand sanitizer, household cleaning products, regular detergents for dishes and laundry, fever-reducing medications, such as acetaminophen or ibuprofen, surgical/procedure masks (do not reuse), eye protection, disposable gloves (do not reuse), waste container with plastic liner, thermometer, alcohol prep wipes, household bleach for creating a solution of one part bleach to nine parts water to disinfect surfaces, according to Health Canada.
For those individuals who fear running out of toilet paper — one of the items flying off the shelves — consider a handheld bidet that attaches to your toilet. “For me, I grew up in a country where we did not use toilet paper at all. The ex-pats did, but we didn’t,” said Soma.
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