Study Finds Kitchen Sponges Dirtier Than Toilets

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You may think of your toilet as one of the dirtiest places in your home. Turns out, there’s at least one thing that’s worse: your kitchen sponge.

Researchers conducted a DNA analysis of 14 kitchen sponges and found more than 350 types of bacteria.  Around a third of those weren’t harmful.

Even if you clean your sponge, you could still be spreading germs.

The team recommends replacing your sponge every week.

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