Study reveals that public washrooms are less ‘germy’ than expected

Study reveals that public washrooms are less ‘germy’ than expected

Many of us are fastidious about using public toilets because we fear they may be colonised by germs of multiple users.

But a new study published online in the journal "Applied

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Pop-up toilet puts man in hospital

Pop-up toilet puts man in hospital

A man in Amsterdam has been injured after a pop-up public toilet emerged from the ground unexpectedly.

The toilet sent a nearby moped flying through the air and this hit the

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‘Towels are the most germ-infested objects in your home’

‘Towels are the most germ-infested objects in your home’

Kitchen and bathroom cloths and towels could be among the most germ-ridden items in your home, experts have warned.

This is due to the fact that towels retain moisture for long

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Hidden cameras reveal how little some hotel maids really clean

Hidden cameras reveal how little some hotel maids really clean

A hidden camera investigation into hotel maids discovered that many of them neglect important tasks when preparing a room for a new guest.

Maids were spotted using dirty towels

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Hand hygiene compliance drops at the end of a healthcare shift

Hand hygiene compliance drops at the end of a healthcare shift

Hospital workers are less likely to wash their hands towards the end of their shift, according to new research.

And the study suggests that this lack of compliance is due to

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Kohler introduces odour-eating toilet seat

Kohler introduces odour-eating toilet seat

A company in the USA has introduced a deodorising toilet seat that it says eliminates embarrassing bathroom odors and the need for candles and sprays to cover them up.

A fan

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