Plague-ground- 90% of surfaces touched during lunch-box prep can become contaminated

Parents are sending their kids back to school with dangerous levels of contamination from food-borne bacteria, new research has warned. The cross-contamination study, conducted by the Global Hygiene Council, has found that up to 90% of surfaces touched during preparation of a simple meal, such as a child’s school lunch, can become infected with bacteria…

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Hurried Hygiene

Millions of Brits neglect a string of basic personal hygiene tasks – because they are too busy or too lazy, a survey has found. Researchers found barely half of adults always wash their hands with soap after visiting the toilet. Shockingly, 27 per cent of workers claim to be too rushed at work to wash…

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