By THE NATION
The Public Health Ministry previously announced through the Royal Gazette that the gels must contain alcohol at the aforementioned level, to be effective against the new coronavirus ( Covid-19).
Moreover, alcohol used as the main ingredient must be ethanol, isopropanol, or n-propanol or a combination of all three to reach the specified level.
"The ministry set the level of alcohol content to ensure effectiveness of the products, Gels with alcohol content below 70 per cent will be banned from production, import and sales".
“Also, people are allowed to produce the hand gels themselves, but the alcohol proportion must be over 70 per cent” he added.
People can check details of the products via Oryor Smart Application, www.fda.moph.go.th, or hotline 1556.