70% Alcohol Hand Sanitizer – Medical Grade – Steri San

(18 customer reviews)

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APT’s 70% Alcohol Hand Sanitizer recommended by the World Health Organisation (WHO). Our alcohol based hand sanitizers are proven to kill 99.9% of all bacteria, germs & viruses. Frontline supplier to the NHS & Health Care providers nationwide for optimum hand hygiene.

  • Conforms to British StandardsEN 1276 & EN 1500
  • CDC recommends alcohol based hand sanitizers
  • Eradicates infectious enveloped viruses, germs & bacteria
  • Fast drying, natural balanced skin conditioners for sensitive skin (no need for soap and water)
  • Food safe & made with isopropyl alcohol, not alcohol ethanol
  • Our alcohol hand sanitizers are used in hospitals, care homes, schools, transport & food processing industries

Sizes: 12 x 1 litre | 2 x 5 litres | 4 x 5 litres | Bulk: 205 litres | Bulk: 1000 litres

£28.90 for 12 x 1L

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1 x 5 litres (5 litres), 12 x 1 litre (12 litres), 2 x 5 litres (10 litres), 4 x 5 litres (20 litres)

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1 x 5 litres (5 litres), 12 x 1 litre (12 litres), 2 x 5 litres (10 litres), 4 x 5 litres (20 litres)


APT’s revolutionary Alcohol Hand Sanitizer formulas contains the ultimate bactericidal properties, eradicating 99.9% of all viruses, germs and bacteria. Our alcohol hand sanitizer contains 70% isopropyl which is recommended by the WHO & British Standards.

The scientific blend of bactericides and skin conditioners in our antibacterial formula, combined with an alcohol base, offers water-free, non-rinse convenience. Experience frequent use without drying or damaging your skin, thanks to the mild skin-conditioning agents included.

Steri San liquid hand sanitizer not only combats cross-contamination risks but also leaves a residual biocide for exceptional cleanliness. Embrace maximum hygiene with APT’s cutting-edge formula.

70% Alcohol Hand Sanitizer

  • Surgical-grade hand sanitiser without the need to rinse
  • Made in the United Kingdom
  • Steri San effectively eliminates both gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria
  • Odourless formula suitable for use in food production areas
  • Provides ongoing protection with a highly active residual bactericide
  • Fast-drying formula for immediate hand sanitisation
  • Skin conditioners included to protect sensitive skin

Antibacterial Hand Sanitiser 70% Alcohol

  • The amount dispensed is controlled, reducing in-use cost
  • It quickly spreads across and into all areas of the hands evenly
  • Used to sanitise hard surfaces, trolleys, carts, handles, petrol pumps etc.
  • Refillable containers helps reduce environmental impact

Steri San liquid alcohol hand sanitizer stands as the frontline defense for dedicated frontline personnel. Its exceptional properties and performance make it indispensable in hospitals, nursing homes, kitchens, food processing, and transport, ensuring compliance with stringent health and safety standards. Moreover, it finds extensive utility in offices and retail spaces.

As the ultimate hand sanitation solution, Steri San goes beyond just hand hygiene. It is also highly effective in sanitizing hard surfaces and equipment, including phones, trolleys, petrol pumps, door handles, and more. Trusted by renowned institutions like the NHS, Metropolitan Police, BMW, National Rail, and many others, Steri San remains the preferred choice for unmatched cleanliness and protection.



  • Surgical grade rinse free hand sanitiser
  • Manufactured in the United Kingdom
  • Steri San kills all gram+ and gram- bacteria
  • Odourless formula safe to use in food production areas
  • Highly active residual bactericide for continued protection
  • Fast drying with immediate hand sanitisation
  • Skin conditioners protect sensitive skin


Is hand sanitizer the same as rubbing alcohol?

In simple terms, APT’s Steri San Hand Sanitizer is not equivalent to rubbing alcohol. Steri San is an antibacterial hand sanitizer specifically formulated to combat infectious enveloped diseases. It contains 70% alcohol, as recommended by the World Health Organization (WHO), which has been proven to eliminate 99.9999% of germs, bacteria, and viruses.

Steri San is a water-free, non-rinse formula that includes a scientific blend of bactericides and skin conditioners, allowing for frequent use without causing skin dryness or damage. APT’s Steri San is of surgical grade, manufactured in the UK, and safe for use in all industries and food production facilities.

What is the alcohol content in hand sanitizer?

APT’s Steri San contains a 70% alcohol content, in line with the recommendation of the World Health Organization (WHO). Steri San is a surgical-grade and rinse-free hand sanitizer that effectively eliminates both gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria. This highly active residual bactericide dries quickly, providing immediate hand sanitization, and includes skin conditioners to protect sensitive skin and maintain ongoing protection.

Steri San is packaged in easily dispensable containers, ensuring controlled dispensing and reducing in-use costs. It spreads evenly across all areas of the hands, making it versatile for sanitizing hands, hard surfaces, trolleys, carts, handles, petrol pumps, and more.

What should be the alcohol content in hand sanitizer?

The World Health Organization (WHO) recommends a minimum alcohol content of 70% for hand sanitizers to be effective. A hand sanitizer with a 70% alcohol base should effectively reduce the risk of cross-contamination while leaving a residual biocide for maximum cleanliness. Additionally, the 70% alcohol base ensures the elimination of germs, bacteria, and viruses.

Steri San, with its skin conditioners, offers immediate sanitization and ongoing protection through its highly active residual bactericide, which safeguards against all germs, viruses, and bacteria. Designed for easy use in specially designed containers, Steri San evenly spreads across all hand surfaces to ensure comprehensive protection.

Does alcohol-based hand sanitizer kill coronavirus?

Steri San’s 70% alcohol hand sanitizer complies with BS EN1276 and BS EN1500 standards and is specifically designed to combat infectious diseases and enveloped viruses, including coronavirus. Its unique formula boasts the highest bactericidal sanitizing properties, effectively eliminating 99.9999% of all germs.

The World Health Organization (WHO) recommends sanitizers with a 70% alcohol base as suitable for killing coronavirus. Steri San, a surgical-grade, rinse-free hand sanitizer manufactured in the United Kingdom, has been utilized by numerous organizations during the pandemic to combat coronavirus and ensure the safety of their staff, clients, patients, and visitors.

Are alcohol-free hand sanitizers effective?

The effectiveness of alcohol-free hand sanitizers depends on the specific formulation and manufacturer. APT has been producing and supplying hand sanitizers to organizations for over 30 years. For more information about our alcohol and alcohol-free hand sanitizers, please refer to the following:

  • Steri San – 70% Alcohol Hand Sanitizer:
    • Conforms to BS EN1276 & EN1500
    • Contains a 70% alcohol base for antibacterial action, designed to eliminate viruses, bacteria, and germs
    • Effective against enveloped viruses
  • Sanix Safe – Alcohol-Free Foam Sanitizer:
    • European tested to BS EN1276, BS EN14476 & BS EN13697
    • Alcohol-free formula that kills 99.9999% of bacteria in accordance with BS EN1276
    • Effective against enveloped viruses

18 reviews for 70% Alcohol Hand Sanitizer – Medical Grade – Steri San

  1. aptcommercialchemicals

    Thank goodness we bought in bulk just before the pandemic. We have been using APT for years. The team know their stuff and their products are professional grade. This alcohol hand sanitizer’s bulk buy was just what we needed to get our dental practice through the pandemic.

  2. aptcommercialchemicals

    Cath and the team at APT are second to none. They go out of their way to help, even when it means cutting on their own profits. The guys supported us with a really last minute bulk order which was not easy during the pandemic. Reopening our church meant we had to provide the safest measures for our congregation and APT have saved the day once again. Don’t waste your time going elsewhere.

  3. aptcommercialchemicals

    The best alcohol hand sanitizer that I have found. Guests comment on the fresh scent that lasts and that their hands aren’t left with a sticky residue like most other products

  4. aptcommercialchemicals

    We have been using APT’s hand sanitiser uk products for 15 years. Obviously bought loads more during the pandemic but these guys never let us down!

  5. Guest

    Bought to refill my pump action liquid soap bottles as it’s a shame to dump them once empty. Delivered very quickly. Nice product and smells good. Cleans one’s hands very well.

  6. Guest

    Outstanding. This hand sanitiser should be winning awards for it’s greatness. It is strong and cost effective. What more could you want from a hand sanitiser? This leaves my hands feeling fresh and for such a cost effective price I could not think of a better product to use.

  7. Guest

    The best hand sanitiser my company has used. This helps us prevent the spread of diseases and infections being passed around the company. We love this product and could not recommend APT enough.

  8. Guest

    Hand sanitiser has been vital for our company since the start of the pandemic and APT have supplied us with a quality product. This sanitiser is cost effective and such a brilliant product. I could not see myself using another.

  9. Guest

    This hand sanitiser that was supplied to me by APT is exactly what i have been looking for. Not only was it fast shipping it was also the best priced product that i could find on the market. This hand sanitiser is thick and did not run off your hands. It ;left them with a fresh and clean feeling.

  10. Guest

    This hand sanitiser is a must have for your businesses and homes. It disinfects your hands leaving them feeling clean. This hand sanitiser was competitively priced and does what it says on the label. The packaging was strong and effective and did not damage in transit. I would recommend APT to everyone I know. Such a great company.

  11. Guest

    Quality hand sanitiser from a top supplier. Excellent APT. I have a pump with mine, very convenient at home, in the kitchen etc. In constant use!

  12. Guest

    This hand sanitiser is brilliant, we use in at our medical centre and clients regularly comment on how fresh it smells and leaves little residue on hand

  13. Guest

    I absolutely love this product. It is cost effective and works extremely well. For such low prices i would never go anywhere else for all my cleaning products.

  14. Guest

    Good stuff

  15. Guest

    Awesome stuff. Ordering again

  16. Guest

    Love it

  17. Guest

    This product lasted for ages. What a brilliant product

  18. Guest

    I actually can’t believe how long these last! They are great for putting in your bag or pocket just before you leave the house! This product makes your hands feel clean and fresh!

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