Skip to content

Video: Reusable grocery bags can harbor bacteria

Here's something utterly nauseating I hadn't before considered: Apparently reusable grocery bags can harbor bacteria. Meat products, according to this Cleveland Clinic video, are a common source of contamination - and commingling meat and produce in the same bag can lead to cross contamination. If you, too, shop with reusable bags, the video offers some useful tips for reducing the risk of contamination.

Now, if you'll excuse me, I have to go scour some bags.

Via CasesBlog

Popular posts

Biomedical research
Stanford immunologist pushes field to shift its research focus from mice to humans

Much of what we know about the immune system comes from experiments conducted on mice.  But lab mice are not little human beings. The two species are separated by both physiology and  lifestyles. Stanford immunologist Mark Davis is calling on his colleagues to shift their research focus to people.