Resuable grocery bags carry E. coli

Do your reusable bags carry E. coli? Wow. I didn’t even think of that. Story over at Futurity (via @guykawasaki)

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  1. Jen W.

    Here you go Jaden – NPR covered this, too, but explain more about the number of bags found with bacteria and that most are not necessarily harmful. That being said, I do wash my chico (nylon, pouch-style) bags from time to time, have not tried to wash the branded kinds you buy in the store.

    “Bacteria May Grow In Reusable Grocery Bags, But Don’t Fret”
    http://www.npr.org/blogs/health/2010/06/25/128105740/plastics-industry-funded-study-finds-bacteria-in-reusable-grocery-bags

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