Warning over hand sanitisers which may not protect you from Covid

Warning over hand sanitisers which may not protect you from Covid

A number of hand sanitizers have been found to contain less alcohol than described through online marketplaces, which could leave people unprotected against the coronavirus, a Which? research has found. The worst offensive product was identified as the Klenzy Hand Sanitizing Gel, available for sale…

Five children orphaned after parents at party die from drinking hand sanitiser

Five children orphaned after parents at party die from drinking hand sanitiser

Five children were orphaned after both parents died from drinking illegal hand sanitizer at a party when guests ran out of alcohol. The children’s father was the first to die of poisoning while doctors in Russia fought to save the life of their 48-year-old mother…

Public must be warned that ‘swallowing hand sanitiser can kill’

Public must be warned that ‘swallowing hand sanitiser can kill’

More needs to be done to protect people from the dangers of ingesting disinfectant, one expert has warned. The public should be warned that hand sanitizer can be deadly if swallowed, said University of Oxford researcher Georgia Richards, as the number of accidental poisoning cases…

Seven people dead after drinking hand sanitiser when alcohol ran out at party

Seven people dead after drinking hand sanitiser when alcohol ran out at party

Seven people have died of poisoning after starting to drink hand sanitizer when they ran out of liquor at a party. Local reports from Russia claim that nine people felt seriously unwell after drinking locally made hand sanitizer on Thursday evening. The germ-fighting liquid was…

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