5 myths about hand sanitizer, debunked
Although washing your hands with soap and water is the most effective way to remove any germs, alcohol-based sanitizers are a strongly recommended substitute when soap and water isn’t available....Read more
What should I look for In a hand sanitizer?
There are a lot of hand sanitizers on the market with different product branding and packaging. These are the three main things to look for when shopping for a sanitizer....Read more
A brief history of hand sanitizer
Long before hand sanitizers existed, people knew alcohol could be used to sterilize. From the ancient Egyptians who used it to treat eye infections to the physicians over the next...Read more
Does Hand Sanitizer Expire?
Over the past two years, sanitizers have become a daily essential for many of us. During the early stages of the pandemic, many people were stocked up on hand sanitizer,...Read more
Do I still need to wear a mask?
Last month, the Ontario government announced an end to mask mandates. Some businesses and institutions haven’t lifted them yet (the law does not require establishments to lift them) but in...Read more
From plant to bottle: How ethanol is produced
The secret behind Ethisan hand sanitizer is ethanol, a plant-based product with a multi-step production process. It starts on the farm, where wheat is harvested and sent for milling. There,...Read more
How Omicron changed the pandemic
By now, you probably have an opinion about the Omicron variant and how we in Ontario and Canadians generally have responded to it to it. Assertions that this variant is...Read more