the dirtiest object in a hotel room is the ice bucket, as the hotel often resort to vile methods for its use. About it writes the Daily Express.
According to the results of studies on the surface of these tanks can accumulate a lot of bacteria, as customers of the hotels, for example, use them when you are not able to reach the toilet room, or with a sharp attack of vomiting.
in Addition, the staff of the accommodation facilities do not pay enough attention to the cleaning of the buckets, and requirements for special disinfection, as a rule, also not installed.
“I worked as a cleaner, and you will be surprised how often people use the ice bucket for other purposes. The first time I encountered this, I asked the boss what to do, thinking that capacity will need to be placed in the dishwasher or something. She told me just to rinse,” — said one of the participants of the corresponding thread on Reddit.
In this regard, tourists wishing to take advantage of this tool, it is recommended to take into account sanitary-hygienic norms and, for example, use ice a plastic bag before you put it in a container.
5 Aug specialist TSNII of epidemiology of Rospotrebnadzor Mikhail Lebedev said that the dirtiest places in the cabin are considered a folding table and pocket ahead of the standing seat. According to him, on the surfaces that surround passengers during the flight, detected a huge number of different microorganisms — causative agents of intestinal, respiratory and other infections.