ANTIMICROBIAL ARTICLES, THEIR PREPARATION AND USE.

Publication Date

May 23, 1995

Patent Number

EP433332B1

Abstract

A moisture activated, antimicrobial barrier composition is provided which can be applied to human skin, especially the hands prior to donning disposable latex gloves. This composition, in a preferred embodiment, contains one or more quaternary ammonium compounds and nonoxynol 9 in a functional complex as the pathogenic growth inhibitor.

ANTIMICROBIAL ARTICLES, THEIR PREPARATION AND USE.