Water bottle also need to clean every day

- Sep 17, 2020-

Water bottle also need to clean every day, bottle mouth is the key.

Water is the source of life. In our daily life, no one can live without boiling water. Of course, drinking water needs a water bottle. Therefore, the water bottle has become one of the most important necessities in our daily life, and it is inevitable that the water bottle is in close contact with our lips every day.

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Whether the water bottle is clean or not is closely related to our health. According to a small online survey, nearly 80% of people think that they don't need to clean their bottles as long as they don't look dirty. However, health experts remind that the water bottle is always wet, if not regularly cleaned and disinfected, it will become a breeding ground for mold.

Miss Li is a typical office white-collar. She stays in the office from 9 to 5 every day. Because she only drinks boiled water, she thinks her glass water bottle looks very clean. So she empties the remaining water every day after work, and continues to use this water bottle to drink the next day.

In fact, many people's habits are the same as the young lady. A small survey on the cleaning of water bottles showed that 50.2% of the 3849 netizens who participated in the survey could not clean their water bottle s every day, and 75.5% of them thought that they did not need to clean the water bottles as long as they did not look dirty. In response to the survey, 52.8% of the respondents said that when they cleaned their water bottles, they simply rinsed them with water; Another 8.9% said they were "too lazy to wash" because it was "too much time" to clean the bottle.

"Is it harmful if the water bottle is not thoroughly cleaned?" for this question, 22% of the respondents did not realize the harm, and 2.6% of the respondents thought it was not harmful.

Experts pointed out that because the water bottle is full of water, it will be in a humid environment, which is easy to breed a variety of bacteria dominated by mold, which is harmful to human health. Therefore, it should be washed and disinfected regularly, and the water bottle should be kept dry as far as possible. It is best to use physical methods to disinfect the water bottle, such as scalding with boiling water, heating in the microwave oven, soaking with disinfectant tablets, etc. It should be noted that the screw mouth of the bottle is easy to contain dirt, which needs to be cleaned.

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