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Cost-Efficient Formula to produce Hand Sanitisers
Cost-Efficient Formula to produce Hand Sanitisers

Following the advice on the importance of hand hygiene to combat the coronavirus COVID-19 originated from Wuhan, hand sanitisers have been wiped off the shelves in the usual pharmacies and supermarkets in Singapore. With this shortage of hand sanitisers in the market, many businesses have been ramping up their purchases on active ingredients in hand sanitisers to formulate their own sanitisers and mass producing them! What is the simplest and most cost-efficient formula to produce effective hand sanitisers? Chem-on has the answer! Read on to view the formulation that we used to curate our own hand sanitiser!

Formulation of our hand sanitiser:

Material

INCI Name

Supplier

% W/W

CELQUAT SC-230M polymer

Polyquaternium-10

AkzoNobel Global Personal Care

2.00

Deionized Water

Water (Aqua)

31.75

Isopropyl Alcohol

Denatured Alcohol

65.00

Glycerin

Glycerin

1.00

Fragrance

Fragrance

0.25

 

Procedures:

  1. Add CELQUAT SC-230M polymer to the deionized water and half of the denatured alcohol. Mix, using moderate agitation, until solution thickens.
  2. Add the remaining amount of denatured alcohol and increase the level of agitation to high. Mix until homogeneous.
  3. Pre-mix glycerin and fragrance. Add to the batch and mix until homogeneous.
     

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Winn Chin Posted by Winn Chin

Winn Chin is a life and beauty enthusiast who majors in Chemistry, and love synthesizing information to share content about products in their daily lives.

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