The brand’s parent company, Clorox, had to change the cleaning fluid’s smell because of a pine oil shortage. The reason we switched from the original scent was because of reduced supplies of pine oil. Jan 6, 2014.

Has the scent of Pine-Sol changed?

Pine oil supplies are limited and had become more expensive. Pine oil supplies are limited and have become more expensive. This was a large part of the reason why we made the change in scent to begin with, and will continue to be an issue around producing original pine scent Pine-Sol.

What are the different scents of Pine-Sol?

Scented All Purpose Cleaners Lavender Clean® Bottle (144 fl. oz.) Orange Energy® Bottle (144 fl. oz.) Lemon Fresh Bottle (144 fl. oz.) Sparkling Wave® Bottle (144 fl. oz.).

Can smelling Pine-Sol harm you?

A new study out today reveals that numerous popular cleaner brands, including Glade, Clorox, Pine Sol, and the ostensibly eco-friendly Simple Green, contain chemicals that are known to cause hormone disruption, pregnancy complications, birth defects, and cancer, and can aggravate allergies.

What smells better Pine-Sol or Fabuloso?

Among them, Pine-Sol was the clear winner, scoring 74 out of 100 point with high marks from removing soap scum, lack of streaking and cleaning heavily soiled surfaces. Fabuloso, by contrast, got horrendous marks on soap scum, streaking and soiled surfaces, but at $2.10 it only costs a third of what Pine-Sol does.

What happened to the original Pine Sol smell?

The brand’s parent company, Clorox, had to change the cleaning fluid’s smell because of a pine oil shortage. The reason we switched from the original scent was because of reduced supplies of pine oil.

Is Pine Sol a carcinogen?

Pine Sol and Simple Green All-Purpose Cleaner were found to contain toluene, a solvent, and neurotoxin that has been removed from many nail polish formulations due to consumer pressure over links to cancer and its ability to cause developmental damage to a fetus.

Can I use Pine-Sol in a spray bottle?

Pine-Sol cleans all kinds of counter tops and surfaces while disinfecting. Dilute ¼ cup of Pine-Sol® in one gallon of warm water. Or for everyday mess control, keep the Pine-Sol® mixture in a spray bottle for quick cleaning spritzes.

What’s the best Pine-Sol scent?

Lemon Pine-Sol is the best cleaner on the market for a home. From diaper pails to doggy odors to kitty litter boxes, Lemon PIne-Sol sure does a great job of making my house smell clean. It leaves a nice fresh, spring-like fragrance after use.

Is Pine-Sol safe on skin?

Most people won’t have any noticeable reaction to modern Pine SOL containing glycolic acid if it comes in contact with skin. In rarer cases, it can cause skin irritation. It is also quite safe in case you accidentally ingest it. Seek medical help if you start to experience an allergic reaction.

What makes Pine-Sol smell good?

The smell is probably the reason – the feeling of walking through a pine forest every time you clean is thrilling. Full strength Pine Sol is made with real pine scent, just like the commercials claim. The fragrance used is pine essential oil.

Is Pine-Sol good for mopping?

You can also use Pine-Sol® Original Squirt ‘N Mop®. It’s safe for wood and hard nonporous surfaces like ceramic and porcelain tiles, and also sealed granite. You can apply this product directly from the bottle over a 3′ x 3’ area and start mopping. To finish, use a clean, damp mop to wipe the floor clean.

Do you have to rinse off Pine-Sol?

A: Yes. Usually no rinsing required. On wood surfaces, do not allow puddles of cleaner to remain. *Not recommended for use on unfinished, unsealed, unpainted, waxed, oiled or worn flooring.

Does Pine-Sol clean better than Fabuloso?

Pine-Sol is more acidic than Fabuloso, which gives it an advantage in breaking down stubborn stains and complex messes caused by grease. Pine-Sol Original is the only liquid cleaning solution that disinfects.

What is the difference between Pine-Sol and Fabuloso?

Pinesol is made with pine oil which gives it its distinctive smell. It is a good cleaner, but does not kill germs. Fabuloso is an inexpensive, less effective cleaner that smells good.

Which is better Mr Clean or Pine-Sol?

Mr. Clean antibacterial cleaner came in second. It was praised for being the best multi-surface cleaner for big jobs. Pine-Sol Original came in third place and was praised for its ability to remove grease, soap scum, and food stains.

What does Pine-Sol original smell like?

“The Lemon Fresh scent makes me think of the lemon trees in California and sweet lemonade.” “I have always loved the smell of Pine-Sol® and it works better than any other product! It’s easy to store and I can’t live without it!”.

How long does the scent of Pine-Sol last?

The smell in our small apartment usually lasts for a few hours. It all depends on whether you dilute it with water or not. If you dilute it, the fragrance will last for the time mentioned above. If you are using PineSol alone, this can take up to 24 hours.

Is Pine oil toxic?

Pine oil has a relatively low human toxicity level, a low corrosion level and limited persistence; however, it irritates the skin and mucous membranes and has been known to cause breathing problems. Large doses may cause central nervous system depression.

How bad is Pine-Sol?

Prolonged contact may cause irritation. Ingestion Ingestion may cause irritation to mucous membranes and gastrointestinal irritation, nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea. May cause redness and tearing of the eyes.

Is it safe to mix vinegar and Pine-Sol?

Bleach and vinegar: When mixed together, bleach and vinegar create chlorine gas. Bleach and Pine-Sol: Mixing these two chemicals in large amounts will create chlorine gas and can restrict your breathing.

Can Pine-Sol make you sick?

Some of the problems that can be caused by inhaling Pine SOL However, the most common health problems are listed below: Irritation of the mucous membrane. Nausea and headache. Loss of consciousness.