A NOCO Distillery has Switched to Making Hand Sanitizer
Spirit Hound Distillery located in Lyons has shifted operations from making liquor to hand sanitizer. After receiving a special shipment containing glycerin and hydrogen peroxide while following a recipe from WHO, Spirit Hound was able to make a 48 gallon batch of hand sanitizer.
The hand sanitizer was made from 100 percent ethyl alcohol made from corn at 191.8 proof. Spirit Hound's hand Sanitizer was then put into four-ounce spray bottles that were donated from a Lyons skin and body care company, Green Goo.
Spirit Hound filled approximately 1,000 four-ounce bottles and numerous gallon jugs. The distillery gave out the hand sanitizer to those in need. Other Distilleries in Colorado have also begun making hand sanitizer in the wake of the COVID-19 virus.
Source: Denver Post