Does a toilet seat contain harmful bacteria?

E.coli which are commonly found on toilet seats are bacteria that can cause disease such as food poisoning and urinary tract infection. Another bacteria is called Staphylococcus aureus which can cause skin infection, respiratory disease, and food poisoning like E.Coli. Toilet seat may also contain bacteria such as Shigellosis which causes inflammation of the intestines.

Salmonella, might sounds familiar for us. Yes, this bacteria can be found on toilet seat. Salmonella causes food poisoning, sever fever, vomiting and diarrhea.

These bacteria might sounds terrifying, however we can prevent from contracting them by using toilet seat cleaner every time we need to use the toilet seat. Toilet seat cleaner can protect us from illness and risk of cross contamination.

Request for your professional hygiene survey today. Call 0 8001 333 777 or email to ihs-custcare-id@rentokil-initial.com