No Double Dipping Appetizers

I could not believe my eyes. A young man rushes to the restaurant restroom. The only audible splashing is not from water in the sink but against the urinal. Zipping his trousers while back bumping the exit door, he slides into the booth next to his blind date. Just in time to share a piping hot order of French fries! Bon appétit.

One study suggests that 67% of people wash their hands after visiting the restroom. The CDC estimates just 31% of men wash properly following toilet visits. Each trip to the loo is its own unique germ-infested journey. So some occasions require more post-washing than others. As you can imagine, all those dirty hands infest restaurant menus with 100 times the bacteria as a typical toilet seat.

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