Germs are everywhere this week. And I mean everywhere.
Still reeling from the revelation that Britain’s new plasticky bank notes will provide a cosy home for E.Coli and MRSA bugs, the UK is again rocked to its core today by news that “smartphones and tablets now harbour thousands more germs than a TOILET SEAT” (Daily Mail’s emphasis).
After giving my iPhone a quick wipe down, I wondered: who’s behind these contamination scare stories? And should I buy shares in a hand gel manufacturer?