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Study: Airplane Water Is So Bad You Shouldn't Even Wash Your Hands With It

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When packing your carry-on for a flight, we face some tight limits on the liquids we can bring on board. But you're going to want to prioritize hand sanitizer after reading this.

A new study involving 10 major and 13 regional U.S. airlines uncovered disturbing findings about the water quality of the carriers' onboard water systems (OWS). The study reports such unhealthy levels of bacteria, they were deemed unsafe not just for drinking but also hand-washing.

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