Natural hand sanitizer lands on Australian shelves


In Australia, botanical antimicrobial hand sanitizer firm Elyptol Australia Pty. Ltd. has added Chemist Warehouse to its global retail network.

“Consumers are now far more educated and conscious of what they are putting in their bodies and on their skin,” says Albina Reale, National Category Manager, Fragrance & Beauty for Chemist Warehouse. “Elyptol offers our customers the choice of a chemical toxic free hand sanitizer for everyday use.” Chemist Warehouse, the largest pharmacy in Australia, employs over 15,000.

Elyptol’s products are natural and organic and include hand sanitizer gels, sprays, and hand and hard surface wipes. Ingredients include ethanol alcohol from sugar cane and corn and eucalyptus oil. The hand sanitizer formulation kills up to 99.9999% of bacteria, fungi and other common germs.

Elyptol’s products are registered with TGA in Australia and the FDA in the United States. The company’s products are also EWG-Verified by the Environmental Working Group