Hometown Heroes: Protection for Humanity producing hand sanitizer to keep community safe

  • Anna White and Ginger Hall last March launched Protection for Humanity, the first all women-owned PPE company in Hawaii to manufacture FDA-approved sanitizers. (COURTESY PHOTO/SPECIAL TO WEST HAWAII TODAY)

  • The product line Hawaiian ForceField is a naturally scented, 80% strength liquid hand sanitizer and 70% gel that uses only organic, natural, nontoxic ingredients with a 99.9% kill rate for bacteria and germs that cause illness including the coronavirus. (COURTESY PHOTO/SPECIAL TO WEST HAWAII TODAY)

Editor’s note: Each Wednesday, West Hawaii Today is publishing a story about individuals, groups or organizations that have helped make life better for others in our community during the COVID-19 pandemic.