Specially reformulated to kill germs instantly, this hand sanitizer contains ethyl alcohol which is proven effective against most common germs. With added moisturizers and conditioning agents, glycerin and PEG 3 Benzyl Myristate, this sanitizer can be used as frequently as needed. New light citrus scent helps encourage use. Works instantly, evaporates quickly and leaves no residue, making it perfect for use in healthcare, schools, food service and other public areas to help control the spread of infection. The CDC states "alcohol based hand rubs are recommended as an effective means to reduce the number of micro-organisms on the skin, are fast acting and cause less skin irritation."