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Alcohol-Based Hand Sanitizers Do Not Create Superbugs
Hygiene Sciences and Public Health Advancements Vice President, GOJO Industries
A recent study in Science Translational Medicine is causing concern amongst public health thought leaders because it is misleading, applying results inappropriately to (ethyl) alcohol-based hand sanitizers. The study tested efficacy of isopropanol (isopropyl) alcohol in a 23% concentration, whereby hand sanitizers typically use ethyl alcohol in a 70% concentration.
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Liquid Soap vs.Foam Soap: Which One Wins the Water Savings Battle?
Corporate Communications Director, GOJO Industries
Building and facility managers are faced with rising water costs. What can they do to combat these costs? One way is to take a closer look at the hand soap they are using throughout their buildings and facilities.
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