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What Do You Really Need to Keep Your House Clean and Avoid Disease?

Americans may be destroying beneficial bacteria along with bad in their quest for clean.

Last year, more than 300 new beauty and household-cleaning products—all touting their ability to kill germs—were introduced to U.S. consumers, joining thousands of similar products already on the market. Americans are now spending more than $1 billion annually on this growing arsenal of bacteria fighters, intent upon lathering, scrubbing, wiping, and spraying their way to a healthier environment. … Back to Article

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