Down and Dirty

Down and Dirty

The top 10 dirtiest places in schools, and tips for getting facilities in tiptop shape.

Last fall, an article on MSN’s Healthy Living website warned parents and school administrators about the germiest places in schools. The article is a timely reminder about how germs are spread in schools.

“Most infectious diseases are transmitted by direct contact, either by touching an infected person or by touching surfaces contaminated with pathogens,” says Charles Gerba, environmental microbiologist and professor at the University of Arizona’s Department of

Register to view the full article

Register on ASUMAG.com and gain access to premium content, including this article and much more.

Hide comments

Comments

  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
Publish