Room air cleaner
February 20, 1996
The present invention is directed to a lubricating germicidal composition, and a method of using the composition as an antiseptic for the hands or as a disinfectant for other inanimate objects. The composition is an alcoholic solution containing cetyl alcohol, glycolic acid, benzalkonium chloride, and a major amount of isopropyl alcohol. In a preferred use, the composition is applied to the surface of the hands as an antiseptic film or \"invisible glove\" beneath a surgical or other plastic glove to inhibit microbial growth and alleviate drying of the skin.