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  • Surprise! Antibacterial Soaps Fall Short
    10/23/2005 10:04AM
    Not that this should be too surprising to those that might have been following this somewhat arcane topic, but: it turns out that antibacterial soaps are no more effective than plain old regular soap and water in removing bacteria from the hands.

    On top of that, the overuse of the antibacterial chemicals in the soap may be significantly contributing (along with the overuse of antibiotics) to the genesis of superbugs that are resistant to both antibacterial chemicals and antibiotics.

    See the details here.