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Friday, February 1, 2008

Enviromental Issue-Hand Sanitizers-

An alcohol-free hand sanitizer means you are not placing any demand on water pumping or sewage treatment infrastructure, you are not using paper towels or powered blowers to dry your hands in a lavatory and you are not introducing alcohol-based evaporative byproducts to the atmosphere.




3 comments:

Marc Thibault said...

Does it mean it is a substitute to hand washing with soap and water?

Berky said...

nobody should think that using an appropriate rinse free hand sanitizer is a substitution for frequent hand washing with non anti-microbial soap

Marc Thibault said...

That is what your post suggests!
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