How to Keep Your Dorm Bathroom from Becoming a Biohazard

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Author's Note: How to Keep Your Dorm Bathroom from Becoming a Biohazard

Much of the dorm-specific information I came across was anecdotal – students explaining their own bathroom situations, what they've seen, why it bothers them. It's worth noting that some students do not find their dorm bathrooms to be disgusting. It surely varies by group makeup. If you're reading this in an attempt to be proactive, great – but wait until you see what your dorm bathroom is like before calling it a crisis. Apparently, some of them are pretty darned clean, considering.

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