Hand sanitizer is an everyday item that most American keeps in their home. It’s cheap, available in great quantities, and traditionally can kill up to 99.9 percent of all germs.
We keep it in the kitchen, in our cars, in our pockets, in our purses. But there is one more place that you need to keep hand sanitizer, and maybe after reading this, you’ll decide to keep more quantities of it there, as well.
You need to keep hand sanitizer in your survival kit/bug-out bag. Why? Cleanliness may not be your primary focus during a survival situation, but it should not be avoided, either. Germs and bacteria can cause all forms of sickness and disease. Hand sanitizer should not be the only means by which you wash your hands, but it’s still a very valuable personal hygiene item to have. In the event that you are running low on cleaning water, hand sanitizer is an excellent alternative.
But there are several unexpected uses. Let’s take a look.
(A quick note first: Make sure your hand sanitizer has an alcohol concentration of at least 60 to 95 percent. If it does not, then it may not fulfill the uses that we are going to discuss.)…..Continue reading at Off The Grid News: 3 Unexpected Survival Uses For Hand Sanitizer