Karcher arranged to have its steam cleaners tested in an independent laboratory for effectiveness in fighting viruses.
The result: if used properly, the machines remove up to 99.999% of enveloped viruses*, such as the coronavirus or influenza, and 99.99% of common household bacteria** from hard surfaces. At the present time, disinfectants are to be reserved primarily for outpatient and inpatient care, but steam cleaners can make a valuable contribution to general hygiene – both in private households and in commercial and industrial use.
*Tests have shown that with spot cleaning of 30 secs at max. steam level with the Karcher home steam cleaner 99.999% of enveloped viruses such as coronavirus or influenza (excluding the Hepatitis-B virus) can be removed on typical household, smooth, hard surfaces (test-germ: Modified-Vaccinia-Ankara-Virus).
**When thoroughly cleaning with the Karcher steam cleaner 99.99% of all common household bacteria will be killed on typcial household, smooth, hard surfaces, provided the cleaning speed of 30 cm/s at max. steam setting (test-germ: Enterococcus hirae). With Karcher professional steam cleaners SG(V) this is 99.999%, according to EN 16615:2015-06, on PVC floors. (test germ: Enterococcus hirae ATCC 10541).
Are you fed up of using a number of chemicals and deep cleaning the most simple but tough spots of dirt in your house? The Karcher SC2 EasyFix Steam Unit allows you reach those tough, stubborn spots using only water. This lightweight, chemical-free device allows you to deep clean your home with only water from your house tap.
If you’re having some important guests over, having a deep spring clean or just want to get rid of one single stain, the Karcher SC2's easy-to-use-setup makes it a quick, efficient and easy way to clean all kinds of stubborn marks across the house.
The lightweight, ergonomic design (2.9kg) means you can access awkward areas without straining yourself. Even with its ease of use, this does not compromise its cleaning prowess. It’s two level steam control system makes sure that you get the best results.
The wide range of accessories available for the SC3 EasyFix Steam Unit means you can tackle a number of challenges around the house on different surfaces.
- Cleaning performance per tank filling (approx.) 20m²
- Heating output 1200W
- Max. steam pressure 3bar
- Cable length 4m
- Heating time 3min.
- Boiler / tank 0.2l
- Current type 220 - 240 / 50 - 60V/Hz
- Weight without accessories 1.6kg
- Dimensions (L x W x H) 321 x 127 x 186mm
- Childproof safety lock
- Safety valve
- Integrated funnel
- Floor cleaning kit, EasyFix + 2 × 0.5 m extension tubes
- Hand nozzle, detail nozzle, power nozzle, small round brush, measuring cup
- 1 x Microfibre cover for manual nozzle
Size:495 x 295 x 260