Corona-protection: high Quality Hand sanitizer smells like alcohol

On the smell you can recognize high quality hand sanitizer.

These gels, liquids, or towels to smell clearly the alcohol is Isopropanol or Ethanol, explains the chamber of pharmacists of lower Saxony.

Characteristic is also a cooling sensation was. It smells a means to chlorine, it does not belong on the hands.

Against the Coronavirus disinfectant, which are “limited spectrum of virucidal activity” or “virucidal” act. The former is the only way to kill enveloped viruses from the corona virus.

Better wipes than the spray bottles to use

Virucidal means kill, in addition, also non-enveloped viruses. The bottle says “antibacterial” or “bactericidal”, the only against bacteria, is not so suitable in relation to corona virus. But there are also supplements that combine both.

Who disinfected surfaces in the private environment, you should use rather than reaching for the spray bottle, rather already impregnated wipes or liquid medium by cloth.

Because when Spraying fine particles can be inhaled and irritate the mucous membranes. The effectiveness of the chamber of pharmacists advises rather to wipes to Sprays.

Deutsche Presse-Agentur (dpa)

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