PURELL® Advanced Instant Hand Sanitizer

FDA Healthcare Personnel Handwash (HCPHW)

Efficacy Testing Requirements
Developed by the American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM), this test is the required standard of efficacy established by the FDA. It is used to determine the effectiveness of antimicrobial handwash and hand rub agents designed for frequent use at reducing transient bacterial flora on hands.

The FDA requires that antimicrobial handwash and hand rub agents achieve a 2-log10 reduction at Application 1 and a 3-log10 reduction at Application 10.

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PURELL® Advanced Technical Support

Do you have a technical question related to PURELL Advanced? Support is available by phone from GOJO technical personnel at 1-800-321-9647, or you may submit your technical questions to us.

Did You Know

The use of alcohol-based hand hygiene agents significantly increased when dispensers were placed in a conspicuous position close to the patient.1

1. Thomas et al. Conspicuous vs Customary Location of Hand Hygiene Agent Dispensers on Alcohol-Based Hand Hygiene Product Usage in an Intensive Care Unit. 109 (5) 263 -- Journal of the American Osteopathic Association

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