The World Health Organization suggests that 70% ethyl alcohol is superior to isopropyl alcohol against the influenza virus, however, both provide adequate germicidal properties. Ethanol is recommended at…

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Isopropyl alcohol is readily absorbed through the skin, so spilling large amounts of IPA on the skin may cause accidental poisoning. Small amounts of IPA on the skin…

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When it comes to drinking rubbing alcohol, the digestive tract suffers the most, even when only swallowing a small amount. The body metabolizes these extremely high alcohol levels…

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At blood levels >400 mg/dL, isopropyl alcohol can cause hypotension and CNS depression, and since it is easily dialyzable, dialysis may be employed to hasten the elimination of…

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Suppose a scientist has a bottle of 99% IPA (C1) that they want to dilute down to 70% (C2). … Thus, adding 35.35mL of 99% IPA to 14.65mL…

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