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Table 1 Products tested in this study

From: The relative influences of product volume, delivery format and alcohol concentration on dry-time and efficacy of alcohol-based hand rubs

Code Test product name Manufacturer Active ingredient Density (g/mL)
Foam A PURELL® Instant Hand Sanitizer Foam GOJO Industries 62% ethanol (v/v) 0.8940
Foam B PURELL® Advanced Instant Hand Sanitizer Foam GOJO Industries 70% ethanol (v/v) 0.8739
Gel C PURELL® Advanced Instant Hand Sanitizer GOJO Industries 70% ethanol (v/v) 0.8739
Rinse D Experimental Prototype GOJO Industries 70% ethanol (v/v) 0.8739
Rinse E WHO-recommended hand rub formulation with ethanol n/a 80% ethanol (v/v) 0.8661
Gel F Sterillium® Comfort Gel™ Bode Chemie 90% ethanol (v/v)a 0.8331
[85% ethanol (w/w)]
  1. aEthanol concentration on product label is reported as weight per weight (w/w); (v/v) concentration was determined analytically in the authors’ laboratory (See Methods).