If 2020 taught us anything it’s that “germs” of some sort lurk everywhere. Not only do we spread muck a lot more than we realize, but it can even interfere with our health.

And while very few people find peace and solace in deep cleaning, sometimes you’ve just got to do it.

Anyone lucky enough to have a dishwasher knows the time it can save. But did you know it can be used to clean more than just your dishes, pots, and silverware?

From car keys to kid toys, here are over 40 things you may not have known you could wash in the dishwasher (so long as they don’t come with instructions NOT to!):