We were all told that we must wash our hands after using the toilet, no matter where we are… But have you ever wondered why?
Within 60 seconds of a toilet being flushed the average sized washroom can be covered in bacteria, faecal matter and urine. Yep, all over everything- the cubicle handle, the toilet paper, the taps and that surface where you just placed your phone.
The scary thing is: 51 office workers don’t wash their hands after using the washroom.
So where are those bacteria, faecal matter and urine going? Wherever your colleagues go.
Watch the video below to see exactly where.
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