Hand sanitizer

LABORATORIOS JALOMA S.A. de C.V. Issues Voluntary Recall of The Jaloma Antiseptic Hand Sanitizer Due to the Potential Presence of Undeclared Methanol

Saturday, August 1, 2020 - 1:11am

The product is used as a hand sanitizer for hand washing to decrease bacteria on the skin when soap and water are not available.

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  • The product is used as a hand sanitizer for hand washing to decrease bacteria on the skin when soap and water are not available.
  • Product is labeled with a red logo with the word Jaloma written in white letters.
  • LABORATORIOS JALOMA S.A. de C.V. is notifying its customers/distributors by recall letter and consumers via this press release.
  • Consumers/distributors/retailers that have the product subject to this recall should stop using/distributing the Jaloma Antiseptic Hand Sanitizer and return it to the place of purchase.

COVID-19 Impacts: Antiseptic and Disinfectant Products Market will Accelerate at a CAGR of about 7% through 2020-2024 | Increasing Number of Surgical Procedures Worldwide to Boost Growth | Technavio

Saturday, August 1, 2020 - 1:00am

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Best Chance Products Emerges as a Key Player in the US Personal Protective Equipment Market, Named Exclusive Distributor for BioCore nCoV-19 Real Time PCR Kits

Friday, July 31, 2020 - 7:22pm
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  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200731005443/en/
    2019-nCoV Real Time PCR Kit (Photo: Business Wire)
    Best Chance Products sells COVID-19 Real-Time PCR test kits, now available with swabs and VTM kits, antibody tests, hand sanitizer, gloves, masks, and an EPA-registered disinfectant that provides protection against germs and viruses, including the Coronavirus.
  • The COVID-19 Real Time PCR kits received Emergency Use Authorization from the United States Food and Drug Administration and has 100% clinical sensitivity and specificity.
  • Our products are designed to supply the value and peace of mind our customers need in these important times, quotes James Bohm, co-founder of Best Chance Products.
  • Best Chance Products is a distribution and sales company that provides a large supply chain of personal protective equipment, on both a wholesale and retail basis.

Zep is Committed to Providing Safe and Domestically Manufactured Hand Sanitizers and Hand Soaps

Friday, July 31, 2020 - 1:00pm

Zep Inc, a leading innovator, producer and distributor of maintenance, cleaning and sanitation solutions for food & beverage, industrial & institutional, retail, and vehicle care customers, is committed to the safety and quality of their domestically produced hand sanitizers and hand soaps.

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  • Zep Inc, a leading innovator, producer and distributor of maintenance, cleaning and sanitation solutions for food & beverage, industrial & institutional, retail, and vehicle care customers, is committed to the safety and quality of their domestically produced hand sanitizers and hand soaps.
  • Due to the FDAs recent voluntary recall of approximately 70 brands of hand sanitizers that are using methanol, a toxic active ingredient, Zep is urging the public to be aware of the importance of using safe sanitizers and hand soaps during this public health emergency.
  • Zep, a leading brand in personal sanitizing and hand soap products, follows the guidance and criteria from the FDA for over-the-counter drug use.
  • Zep has also introduced new disinfectants, hand sanitizers and hand soaps in response to COVID-19 and will release more product solutions in the coming months.

Information Update - Certain hand sanitizers containing technical-grade ethanol may pose health risks

Thursday, July 30, 2020 - 6:30pm

OTTAWA, ON, July 30, 2020 /CNW/ - Health Canada is advising Canadians that the following hand sanitizers, which contain technical-grade ethanol, may pose health risks.

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  • OTTAWA, ON, July 30, 2020 /CNW/ - Health Canada is advising Canadians that the following hand sanitizers, which contain technical-grade ethanol, may pose health risks.
  • For more information, including what Canadians should do, visit the online safety alert .
  • Canadians are also advised to refer to the list of hand sanitizers that containethanol or denaturants that are not acceptable in hand sanitizers and are being recalled from the market because they may pose a risk to health.
  • Health Canada maintains these lists of hand sanitizers that may pose health risks, so that Canadians can easily identify products they may have purchased and take appropriate action.

The Trade Group Producing Custom Hand Sanitizer Stations for Retail, Restaurant, Office and Other Public Spaces

Thursday, July 30, 2020 - 9:00am

DALLAS, July 30, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Trade Group an award-winning, event marketing and experiential design firmrecently launched a line of customizable hand sanitizer stations for use in public spaces.

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  • DALLAS, July 30, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Trade Group an award-winning, event marketing and experiential design firmrecently launched a line of customizable hand sanitizer stations for use in public spaces.
  • Along with fully custom options, The Trade Group's line of hand sanitizer solutions features budget-friendly, standard designs that include brandable graphics.
  • The Trade Group also provides hand sanitizer liquid, so clients only have to contact one vendor for their hand sanitizing needs.
  • "Along with customization options, The Trade Group's hand sanitizer stations are cost-effective, portable, lightweight and easy to assemble.

Broncolin S.A. de C.V. Issues Voluntary Nationwide RECALL of Herbacil Antiseptic Hand Sanitizer 70% Alcohol Due to Potential Presence of Undeclared METHANOL (Wood Alcohol)

Wednesday, July 29, 2020 - 11:05pm

Broncolin S.A. de C.V is voluntarily recalling all lots of Herbacil Antiseptic Hand Sanitizer 70% Alcohol to the consumer level.

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  • Broncolin S.A. de C.V is voluntarily recalling all lots of Herbacil Antiseptic Hand Sanitizer 70% Alcohol to the consumer level.
  • The products are being recalled due to the potential presence of methanol (wood alcohol).
  • To date, Broncolin S.A. de C.V has not received any reports of adverse events related to the product in question.
  • Consumers, distributors, and retailers that have recalled Herbacil hand sanitizer, should stop using and return to the place of purchase.

Grove Collaborative Donates Safe, Healthy Cleaning and Sanitizing Products to Hundreds of Public Schools in the U.S.

Wednesday, July 29, 2020 - 2:12pm

Through a partnership with National Alliance for Public Charter Schools (National Alliance), Grove Collaborative has identified charter schools across the U.S., which are all public schools, experiencing high needs due to the pandemic and is donating cleaning products such as paper towels, toilet paper, all purpose cleaner, dish soap, and hand soap.

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  • Through a partnership with National Alliance for Public Charter Schools (National Alliance), Grove Collaborative has identified charter schools across the U.S., which are all public schools, experiencing high needs due to the pandemic and is donating cleaning products such as paper towels, toilet paper, all purpose cleaner, dish soap, and hand soap.
  • So far, brands such as Acure, Soapbox, Murphy's Natural and Aunt Fannie's have committed to donate soap and hand sanitizer to public schools identified by the National Alliance.
  • Launched in 2016 as a Certified B Corp, Grove Collaborative creates innovative natural products and offers a curated selection of healthy home essentials like cleaning supplies and personal care products.
  • The National Alliance for Public Charter Schools is the leading national nonprofit organization committed to advancing the public charter school movement.

Circle Logistics Helps Sandymount Technologies Team Convert Shipping Processes from Beer to Hand Sanitizer

Wednesday, July 29, 2020 - 3:00pm

FORT WAYNE, IN , July 29, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Circle Logistics , an asset-based full-service logistics company, helped Sandymount Technologies, a leading Massachusetts-based technology provider for the brewing industry, make adjustments to meet an increased demand for hand sanitizer by shifting to transporting ethanol rather than beer.

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  • FORT WAYNE, IN , July 29, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Circle Logistics , an asset-based full-service logistics company, helped Sandymount Technologies, a leading Massachusetts-based technology provider for the brewing industry, make adjustments to meet an increased demand for hand sanitizer by shifting to transporting ethanol rather than beer.
  • Weve shipped over 1,000,000 bottles of hand sanitizer in just three months, including 80 pallets per day at the height of the COVID-19 crisis.
  • Ethanol shipping has become a specialty for Circle Logistics during the pandemic.
  • Circle Logistics was ranked #43 on Transport Topics list of Top Freight Brokerage Firms in 2020.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: Daily Roundup

Tuesday, July 28, 2020 - 12:57am

Additionally, the reissuance also includes authorization for LabCorp to test pooled samples containing up to five individual swab specimens collected under observation.

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  • Additionally, the reissuance also includes authorization for LabCorp to test pooled samples containing up to five individual swab specimens collected under observation.
  • In general, sample pooling allows for fewer tests to be conducted overall, conserving resources and potentially allowing more tests to be evaluated more quickly.
  • The FDA continues to warn consumers and health care professionals not to use certain alcohol-based hand sanitizers due to the dangerous presence of methanol.
  • The FDA is proactively working with manufacturers to recall products and is encouraging retailers to remove products from store shelves and online marketplaces.