Sponges and dishtowels are a top source of household bacteria and germs which makes the E-Z Clean Rack a bit of a health nanny. It uses heat from the dishwasher or microwave to disinfect and sanitize sponges and dishrags, elimiinates odors, reduces cross contamination and killing 99 percent of bacteria without using chemicals.
The patent-pending, polypropylene device fits like a plate in the microwave or dishwasher. Debuted at the 2009 International Home & Housewares Show, it’s available for an introductory price of $7.99.
Experts have proven that heat is an extremely effective method of killing these germs and recommend sanitizing every 24-48 hours. That research led to the invention of EZ-Clean Rack, the newest kitchen necessity that disinfects sponges and kitchen cloths in seconds, eliminating odor while it sanitizes. EZ Clean Rack’s simple but ingenious patent pending design has been proven to kill 99.99 percent of bacteria — easily, energy efficiently and without chemicals.