Frequently Asked Questions

How much hand sanitizer is needed to properly sanitize your hands?
Studies have found that, in order to sufficiently cover both the palms and backs of the hands, people should use 3 mL of hand sanitizer.
How much alcohol content is required for hand sanitizer to be effective?
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends consumers use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer that contains at least 60% alcohol.
Does ALLAVO™ hand sanitizer contain methanol?
No. ALLAVO™ is not formulated with methanol. The active ingredient is ethyl alcohol.
Where is ALLAVO™ hand sanitizer manufactured?
ALLAVO™ hand sanitizer is manufactured in York, Pennsylvania at HR® Pharmaceuticals FDA registered facility.
Do ALLAVO™ hand sanitizer products have an NDC number?
Yes, all ALLAVO™ hand sanitizer products have NDC numbers. For more information, please contact us.
Is there an expiration date on ALLAVO™ hand sanitizer?
Yes. ALLAVO™ hand sanitizer is good for two years after the manufacture date if stored properly.
Where can I find the Safety Data Sheet?
The Safety Data Sheet can be found here.
How should ALLAVO™ hand sanitizer be stored?
ALLAVO™ hand sanitizer should be stored at temperatures from 15-30°C (59-86°F) for the product shelf life and expiration. Avoid freezing and excessive heat above 40°C (104°F).
How often can I use ALLAVO™ hand sanitizer?
ALLAVO™ can be used to kill germs & bacteria any time you can’t wash with soap and water. You can use it as often as you need to, around the house, on the job or when you’re on the go.
Can you ship ALLAVO™ hand sanitizer by air?
No. Hand sanitizer containing ethyl alcohol can only be shipped ground.
Is it safe for children to use ALLAVO™ hand sanitizer?
Yes. ALLAVO™ hand sanitizer is safe and effective for everyone. Children under 6 years of age should be supervised when using any hand sanitizer product.
What should be done if ALLAVO™ hand sanitizer is ingested?
If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.