Flushing a Public Toilet? Don’t Linger, Since Aerosolized Droplets Do

Did you know that public restrooms can transmit COVID-19 more due to the confined space, inadequate ventilation, and heavy foot traffic? A team of scientists found that pathogens in water, urine, excrement, and vomit can spread the Coronavirus when diffused through aerosolization, which happens every time we flush a toilet. So, if you’re in a poorly ventilated lavatory, best to keep your mask on or do your business quickly!
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