Hand sanitizer effectiveness
Hand Sanitizer kills 99.9% of germs instantly, without water. Use anytime, anywhere: while in a car, office, handbag, picnics, nappy change, travel, sports, etc. Leaves your hands refreshed. Use as often as required. Squeeze thumbnail size amount in your palm then briskly rub hands together until dry. These Hand Sanitizers are rinsed Free & non-sticky
Dispense an adequate amount of hand sanitizer in your palm to cover all surfaces of the hands thoroughly. Then, rub your hands together until dry. Be sure to include the back of hands, in between fingers, and around fingernails.
Hand sanitizer products utilize ethanol (alcohol) as an active ingredient. The ethanol provides, and instant germ kills without persistent activity. There is no evidence in the research literature that organisms adapt and become immune to the alcohol-based hand sanitizers.
The answer to this question depends entirely upon the size of the hands. An adequate amount should be applied such that all surfaces of the hands are completely covered and remain wet for at least 15 seconds.
Yes, hands sanitizers are safe for children to use; however, sanitizers should be kept out of reach of children.