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The Timaru Herald: Bacteria – we’re covered in it

Peter Griffin posted in on July 26th, 2010.

Charley Mann writes in the Timaru Herald about the bacteria which cover all of our surfaces and which, according to a US expert, we should be trying harder to control. According to his research, environmental microbiologist Charles Gerba says that the average Kiwi office deskis covered by 200 times more bacteria than a toilet seat.  […]

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