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Health Experts Urge People to Avoid Making Homemade Hand Sanitizer Amid the Coronavirus Outbreak

Martha Stewart, Mar. 4, 2020

March 4, 2020

Health Experts Urge People to Avoid Making Homemade Hand Sanitizer Amid the Coronavirus Outbreak

Health experts are strongly advising everyone against making a do-it-yourself form of sanitizer. “I worry about people making their own sanitizer as it will be difficult to make sure that the concentrations are correct,” Daniel Parker, assistant professor of public health at the University of California, Irvine, said.