The wonderful sponge is made of special foam, does not contain chemical detergents, it copes well with many contaminants. The sponge, due to the unique structure of the melamine foam, is extremely effective.
Lightly soaked with water, she can easily remove dirt, stains, fingerprints, traces of colored pencils, ink markers, scratches from the soles of shoes, using only water - without chemicals. What is the secret of what a melamine sponge consists of, instructions for use, harm and benefits of miracle remedies, in which cases it can be useful - this article is devoted to these issues.
The magic sponge is a piece of properly cut melamine foam. Previously, melamine foam was used as a thermo- and aukustic-insulating material. Foam is manufactured on the basis of melamine resin, representing the formaldehyde-melamine-sodium bisulfite copolymer.
Foam is characterized by interesting properties:
The secret of the tool lies in the structure - melamine resin, “freezing” in the form of foam, hardens - it becomes almost as solid as glass. The sponge remains soft due to the open cellular microstructure. Ordinary sponges (closed cell structure) are filled with dense, intact air pockets - you can imagine them as a bunch of tightly fitting tiny balls. In the melamine analogue, the pores are open, as if broken, so they are very flexible. The special structure makes the tool abrasive. The dirt in contact with it is absorbed and bound in the openwork, porous interior.
Miracle sponge for cleaning - the result of recent scientific research, called nanotechnology. The sponge consists of tiny cells (nanov) and larger cells, a network is created. Small cells separate the dirt particles, large cells separate and remove dirt.
Melamine sponge - photo
Melamine is made from a special foam that, without chemicals, removes water-insoluble, resistant dirt. What can be washed? Clean smooth surfaces:
What can be cleaned with a melamine sponge?
Wonder remedy removes various types of dirt; it is designed to remove stains that other products could not cope with, suitable for almost any surface.
Care should be taken! Intensive cleaning may scratch the surface.
The tool is recommended to use to remove, clean:
The magic sponge is a famous miracle. Acquire a tool on AliExpress, in stores, through joint purchases on the forums. But the tool does not always immediately impress the new owners, mainly due to non-compliance with recommendations for use.
The most common mistake - trying to remove dry dirt.
To achieve the desired result will allow compliance with the rules of use of the tool. For different types of pollution, different surfaces there are different cleaning methods.Consider the use of melamine sponge in more detail.
First you need to slightly moisten the dirt, as a result, the layer of dirt is removed, as if the pencil marks are removed with a rubber eraser. The special foam that makes up the miracle cure reaches deeper layers of the contaminated surface than other popular cleaning materials and as an eraser gradually removes layers of dirt. Means works softer in relation to the cleared surfaces, than, for example, paste, powders. With the help of gentle rubbing it polishes, removes pollution.
The sponge effectively, quickly removes dirt, does not contain chemicals, there is no need to use rubber gloves, chemicals.
It is necessary to protect the manicure, as a result of the sponge can cause damage to the varnish coat of nails.
Before you use a melamine sponge, you should make sure on an inconspicuous place that it will not change the color, texture of the surface.
Sponge needs to be moistened slightly!
How to clean?
It is necessary to clean it by gently pressing, moving the sponge on the surface. Do not use chemical additives, cleaning products.However, in case of severe contamination, additional chemicals recommended for a particular type of contamination can be used.
Is it possible to wash a sponge?
If the sponge is clogged with grease, it should be immediately washed with running warm water, removing grease and dirt. Regular washing with normal running water will increase the life of the miracle remedy. Squeezing the sponge should be careful not to spoil the structure.
How to squeeze out the water after rinsing is shown in the photo below - it is enough to gently squeeze the sponge between two palms, let the excess water flow out.
People who use the miracle tool willingly share their achievements. How to effectively apply the tool can be seen in the video below.
The effect of the tool with intensive use can be compared with sandpaper.Therefore, special care should be taken when cleaning fragile surfaces that can be scratched, various delicate products, coatings.
Advertising posters say: a wonderful tool does not leave scratches! It is not always so. In order not to spoil a valuable thing, you should first test on an inconspicuous area of the surface:
Especially neat is to clean the wallpaper, you can damage the surface, discolor the picture. After repair, there are remains of wallpaper from an unused roll, trim, which should be saved. On a trial plot it is worth conducting an experiment with cleaning.
Manufacturers say: no gloves are required when working! Many housewives say that after working the nail polish is partially removed. Therefore, wishing to preserve manicure, skin, it is better to work in household gloves.
The World Health Organization warns of the toxicity of melamine, especially if it is present in large quantities. Therefore, the ban gets melamine tableware. The presence of melamine in the pot causes the substance to enter the body, which, if accumulated, can cause poisoning, kidney stones, and other diseases of the urinary tract and organs.For security reasons, it is necessary to exclude contact with the dishes, food.
Melamine sponge can be beneficial and harmful. It all depends on how, where to use it. It is necessary to limit contact with dishes, food, to exclude the ingress of melamine into the body. Then the tool will be a great helper in cleaning. There are many surfaces where you can safely use the miracle remedy:
A small sponge with a length of 10 cm can be a great helper in the household. On sale there are sponges of production of the USA which are characterized by higher quality in comparison with the Chinese analogs.