Inside Sources: Consumers Deserve Safe, Effective Hand Sanitizers

As the risks of COVID-19 pandemic continues and we enter the flu season, the FDA must do its duty to protect Americans from unhealthy and dangerous products. We are looking to the agency to step up and take the next steps in keeping toxic hand sanitizer products out of the hands of Americans. To learn […]

The FDA Needs to Step in and Protect American Consumers from Toxic Hand Sanitizers

Today, The American Consumer Institute Center for Citizen Research (ACI) sent a letter to the Food and Drug Administration’s Center for Drug Evaluation and Research (FDA) regarding the toxic, underregulated, and inefficient hand sanitizers taking over the U.S. market. This is the second letter ACI has sent the FDA urging the agency to take seriously […]

The Hill: Dangerous Hand Sanitizers Need Immediate FDA Attention

Responding to pandemic panic, consumers rushed to stores to arm themselves with hand sanitizing products. This soaring demand prompted the FDA to lower standards for the production of alcohol-based hand sanitizer products, a move that has subsequently resulted in a list of over 200 hand sanitizer products deemed dangerous for consumer health. With trusted brands back on store […]

Letter to the FDA: Remove Unsafe Hand Sanitizers From the Market

Dr. Theresa Michele: The American Consumer Institute (ACI) was founded with the mission to promote consumer welfare by improving the understanding and impact that public policies and regulations have on consumers in a free market. It is with this mission in mind that we are writing to you today to inform you of a serious […]