You may be wondering if a sunscreen/ bug repellent combo product exists, however here’s what you need to know about the underlying issue of combining sunscreen and insect repellent.
Hand Sanitizers have flooded the market since the start of the pandemic and we all know too well the slimy, smelly, runny liquids that now greet us at every store and building entrance. Most of these products contain alcohol, have an unpleasant odor, and leave the skin dry and cracked if used regularly. Because of these issues, people are now going out of there way to avoid using hand sanitizers which defeats the whole purpose.
Workers face risks every workday when they operate heavy equipment in construction, work outside on electrical lines and work in construction trades among the many other outdoor work environments. Yet one of the most consistent and dangerous occupational exposures that threatens outdoor workers’ health goes largely unrecognized – the sun’s ultraviolet radiation (UVR).