Americans Fooled by Antibacterial Soap Companies

Americans Fooled by Antibacterial Soap Companies

Millions of Americans are convinced that antibacterial soap is more effective in combating harmful bacteria responsible for sickness like the common cold, but the FDA says that most Americans are unwittingly being fooled by antibacterial soap companies. The FDA proposed regulations Monday that would force antibacterial soap manufacturers to put their money where their mouth […]

Antibacterial Soap Poses Safety Concerns

FDA Setting Rules for Antibacterial Soap Testing

Antibacterial Soap Poses Safety Concerns

Antibacterial soap poses safety concerns, according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The soap contains chemicals that are not proven to effectively kill germs and prevent the spread of infection. In fact, any benefits of using antibacterial soap have not been proven. The FDA laid out their rule Monday, ordering antibacterial soap makers […]