25 Unexpected Things That Are Dirtier Than Your Toilet

Posted by on November 1, 2013

It seems that the toilet has gotten a bad rap. We all shun it as the dirtiest part of the house when in reality there are a lot of supposedly clean places that are exponentially filthier. These are 25 unexpected things that are dirtier than your toilet.



25

Ice

A study of fast food restaurants in the US found that 70% of the ice served had more bacteria than the toilet water.

24

Restrooom floors

No real surprise here. Public restrooms have about 2 million bacteria per square inch. The average toilet seat has only 50 per square inch.

23

Office desks

The average desk has 400 times more bacteria than a toilet.

22

Keyboards

Keyboards can have up to 200 times more bacteria than a toilet seat.



21

Cellphones

Our mobile devices can have 10 times more bacteria than toilet seats…and they’re always touching our faces. Would you wipe the inside of your toilet bowl with your cheek?