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How hand sanitizer sales spike during pandemics

How hand sanitizer sales spike during pandemics

Since COVID-19 hit the U.S., people have been stockpiling hand sanitizer, causing sales to increase 470% in the first week of March 2020. Hand sanitizer is now a $200 million industry, and with the public's growing awareness about the importance of hygiene to combat viral outbreaks like COVID-19, there's no foreseeable limit to that demand.
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