PROVON® Antimicrobial Lotion Soap with 0.3% PCMX

4 fl oz Squeeze Bottle

PROVON® Antimicrobial Lotion Soap with 0.3% PCMX
SKU: 4301-48
Size: 4 fl oz
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PROVON® Antimicrobial Lotion Soap with 0.3% PCMX

4 fl oz Squeeze Bottle

A high-performance, antimicrobial lotion soap for general handwashing.

  • Kills germs that may cause illness
  • Triclosan-free formulation
  • Pleasant fragrance
SKU: 4301-48
Size: 4 fl oz
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SKU
4301-48
Size
4 fl oz
Case Pack
48
Case Weight
16 lbs
Overall Case Dimensions
11.25 h x 7.13 w x 10.31 d
Overall Unit Dimensions
5.0 h x 1.67 w x 1.67 l
Case Cu. Ft.
0.48 Inches
Cases Per Layer
22
Cases Per Pallet
88
Layers Per Pallet
4
Product Type Packaging
Bottles
Country of Manufacture
United States
UPC (Each)
073852020113
Case UPC (GTIN)
10073852020110

1. Wet hands under warm running water.

2. Dispense soap.

3. Rub hands and exposed portions of arms together for 2 seconds.

4. Rinse thoroughly.

5. Dry with clean paper towels.

6. Turn taps off using towel.

Reducing Infection Rates in Healthcare

Bacterial shedding and desquamation from the hands of healthcare workers correlates with skin condition.


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Results: Bacterial dispersal and quantitative skin measurements were obtained from 86 healthcare workers over a 3 day period. The levels of bacteria shed from the hands of the healthcare workers was found to be negatively correlated to corneometer measurements (p < 0.01); and positively correlated to desquamation index (p < 0.02). No correlation was found between levels of shed bacteria and transepidermal water loss. As expected, corneometer measurements were found to be negatively correlated to desquamation index (p < 0.0001).
Conclusion: The results of this hospital study demonstrate that the levels of bacteria shed from the hands of healthcare workers are influenced by the health of the individual's skin; i.e. dry skin sheds more bacteria. This increased bacterial dispersal from dry skin may increase the infection transfer risk for healthcare workers with poor skin condition in the acute care setting.
Reference: American Journal of Infection Control, Volume 34, Issue 5, June 2006, Pages E85-E86. C.A. Kolly, J.W. Arbogast, D.R. Macinga