Although this is not a new problem, recent news stories throughout the US and data from the Poison Control Center show an increase in children using hand sanitizer to get drunk. The alcohol content in hand sanitizer is equal to hard liquor and has the potential to produce a drunken state in children with only a few squirts. The following article includes important information all parents need to know.

http://wgntv.com/2015/09/14/more-children-getting-drunk-on-hand-sanitizer-report/