FDA expands list of potentially deadly hand sanitizers
Before you use that hand sanitizer, make sure you read the label and the ingredients. US. Health officials are warning Americans again to avoid a growing list of imported hand sanitizers that may be contaminated with a toxic chemical method. All the Food and Drug Administration says there have been increasing reports of injuries due to people using and sometimes ingesting the unauthorized sanitizers, which could lead to blindness, heart problems and even death. The Active ingredient that kills germs in the legitimate sanitizer is ethyl alcohol, which is consumable. But some companies have been replacing it with poison as methanol or wood alcohol, which is used in any freeze. It's not good. Scott Sam's NewsRadio, 10 80 k R L D You can see a full list of the good and bad sanitizers on the FDA dot gov.