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Reduction of Hand Bacteria : A Comparative Study among Common Antiseptics

@inproceedings{Syverson2006ReductionOH,
  title={Reduction of Hand Bacteria : A Comparative Study among Common Antiseptics},
  author={Elizabeth A. Syverson},
  year={2006}
}
The efficiency of common household hand sanitizers containing several antiseptics was assessed in this experiment. Two different hand washing protocols were tested: antiseptic hand gels that do not require the use of water and antiseptic hand soaps that require the use of water. Antiseptic gels investigated included Germ-X Original Hand Sanitizer, Purell Hand Sanitizer, and Wet Ones Hand Sanitizer. Antiseptic soaps included Softsoap Antibacterial Liquid Hand Soap, Dial Complete Foaming Handwash… 

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