Rushing to catch a favourite programme on the hotel room TV on?
Whoah - clean the remote. Research broadcast in the US on NBC’s
Today programme suggests you should always travel with a packet of disinfectant
wipes. The remote is more likely than anything else in the room to be
harbouring bacteria. One of those checked using swabs during a probe by
investigative reporter Jeff Rossen even carried the MRSA bug. Light switches
were cleanest but nearly everywhere phones were way above the acceptable limit.