Why 70% EtOH for cleaning?

Martin Leach leach at bu.edu
Mon Jun 19 07:29:09 EST 1995

ana25 at wumpus.cc.uow.edu.au (Neil Anthony Armstrong) wrote:
>I was told as an undergard that the alcohol had a better chance of penetrating 
>the bacteria when it was mixed with 30% water.The higher water content 
>facilitated the alcohol uptake by the bacteria.

Same here....100% is less effective..


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