Gas delivery apparatus protection device

Publication Date

July 23, 2003

Patent Number



The present invention relates to a protective composition for skin, which protects against bacterial, viral and fungal infections. The compositions comprise a C8-C20 fatty acid, one or more parabens or a combination of these. The compositions of the invention are particularly effective in controlling infections by Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) as well as other organisms. The invention includes protective hand creams such as barrier hand creams, as well as body lotions, liquid soaps, shampoos, soap bars and creams generally, which are all protective.

Gas delivery apparatus protection device