CSIR-IHBT Develops Natural Hand Sanitizer

  • 10 Apr 2020

  • A team of scientists from CSIR-Institute of Himalayan Bioresource Technology (CSIR-IHBT) based in Palampur, Himachal Pradesh, has developed a new hand sanitizer.
  • The sanitizer has been made using natural flavours, active tea constituents and alcohol as per the guidelines of the World Health Organization (WHO).
  • Chemicals like parabens, triclosan, synthetic fragrance and phthalates have not been used in the product.
  • The technology has been transferred to a Palampur based company for commercial production and marketing in all major cities across the country.