Air dryers 'blown away' by paper towels in germ tests

11:50am Friday 21st November 2014 content supplied byNHS Choices

"Hand dryers 'splatter' users with bacteria," The Daily Telegraph reports. The headline is prompted by an experimental study that compared the potential transfer of germs to the surrounding environment…

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