Don’t panic, but H-E-B again limits toilet paper purchases.
As coronavirus cases are increasing across Texas, the demand for toilet paper and paper towels has also increased. H-E-B introduced new statewide purchasing limits on June 27.
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Purchase limits were first put in place at H-E-B in March, but began to ease with the reopening of Texas. However, restaurants, bars and more are starting to close again as the pandemic continues and Texas sees a spike in coronavirus cases. The total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in the state exceeded 150,000 on Sunday.
Here are the current purchase limits at H-E-B stores across Texas:
- Chest – Limit 2
- Multipack of toilet paper – limit 2
- Single toilet paper – limit 2
- Paper towels – limit 2
- Acetaminophen – 2 items in total (includes baby, trial and travel sizes, OTC)
- Acid controller H-E-B / Famotidine and Pepcid 50ct and more – Limit 1
- H-E-B / Famotidine and Pepcid acid controller less than 50ct – Limit 2
- Disinfectant and antibacterial sprays – 2 items
- Disinfectant and antibacterial wipes – 2 items
- Spray and disinfectant and antibacterial wipes for test and travel sizes – 2 items
- Hand sanitizer – 10 items
- Hand soap – 4 items
- Hydrogen peroxide – 2 items
- Alcohol / friction pads (isopropyl) – 2 items
- First aid and cleaning gloves – 2 items