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100 Germaphobe-Friendly Gadgets

These Bacteria Fighting Products Keep Things Fresh and Clean

— May 9, 2012 — Lifestyle
With the increased paranoia surrounding icky germs and contamination a selection of germaphobe-friendly gadgets will make keeping your possessions, and yourself, squeaky clean.

Whether it’s self-cleaning work spaces or water-purifying technology staying bacteria free is easier than ever, which is especially important given the rise of re-useable products that are available for purchase.

Self-sanitizing water bottles are a great way to keep your portable liquid holder free of disease-causing agents while still being kind to the environment. While sipping away on your sterile drink container at work, touch-free laptops and hypoallergenic keyboard cases will keep the sanitation at a high throughout the day.

For the extremely obsessive, portable bacteria monitoring technology will allow for the scanning of any environment for flu-causing bacterial so as to avoid or eliminate it as soon as possible. 
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Activity
Freshness
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Controlling Diseases
Controlling Diseases
This Paul Ewald Keynote Explores the Possibility of Domesticating Germs
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99
Bacteria-Removing Sprays
Bacteria-Removing Sprays
Dr. Jason Locklin Invents a Product That Rids Clothes of All Germs
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98
Sudsy Produce Stickers
Sudsy Produce Stickers
Fruitwash Labels Dissolve into Dollops of Cleansing Soap
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97
UV-Cleansed Mobile Devices
UV-Cleansed Mobile Devices
Phonesoap Phone Cleaner is Armed with Sun Technology to Kill Bacteria
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96
Fairy Godmother Cleaners
Fairy Godmother Cleaners
The ‘Dish Wish Scrub Brush' Can Make Dream Come True
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95
Detergent-Free Threads
Detergent-Free Threads
Researchers at UC Davis Have Successfully Invented Self-Cleaning Clothes
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94
Sci-Fi Shower Scrubbers
Sci-Fi Shower Scrubbers
R2-D2 Soap by 'BlackWyrmDesigns' is the Droid You Were Looking for
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93
Manly Whiskered Cleansers
Manly Whiskered Cleansers
Lather Yourself with the L'Opera Restaurant
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92
Pollution-Fighting Cleansers
Pollution-Fighting Cleansers
The World's First Magnetic Soap Can Clean Oil Spills Faster
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91
Multifunctional Water Purifiers
Multifunctional Water Purifiers
The Philips InstantTrust Works on Everything from Taps to Pitches
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90
Sudsy Seasonal Gnomes
Sudsy Seasonal Gnomes
The Elf Soap is a Friend you Shower With
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89
Touch-Free Laptops
Touch-Free Laptops
The Sony Vaio E Series 14P Makes Viewing Content a Virtual Experience
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88
Colorful Cleanser Rebranding
Colorful Cleanser Rebranding
P & G Ivory Soap Makeover is Fun, Fresh and Vibrant
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87
Purifying Retro Wipes
Purifying Retro Wipes
The Wash Away Sins Towelette Cleans Away Deep Dirt
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86
Sanitary Safety Sets
Sanitary Safety Sets
The Public Toilet Survival Kit Will Keep You Protected While You Tinkle
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85
Anthropological Body Cleansers
Anthropological Body Cleansers
Dinosoap by 25togo Offers a Fun Fossil Excavation Adventure
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84
Germ-Transforming Toy Ads
Germ-Transforming Toy Ads
The Lifebuoy Hand Wash Campaign Targets Children's Playthings
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83
Bacteria-Detecting Tooth Tattoos
Bacteria-Detecting Tooth Tattoos
Graphene-Based Sensors Help Keep Pearly Whites Super Clean
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82
Purifying Water Poles
Purifying Water Poles
Liu Yun's Health Light Filters and Alerts You of Drinkable Water
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81
Aromatic Alcohol Cleansers
Aromatic Alcohol Cleansers
Brooklyn Brewery Beer Soap Intoxicates the Body with a Boozy Smell
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80
Fair Trade Hygienic Goods
Fair Trade Hygienic Goods
Hand in Hand Soap Helps Cleanse and Eradicate Poor Hygiene
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79
Geographic Soap Satchels
Geographic Soap Satchels
Cousu de Fil Blanc Packaging References the Raw Materials in the Recipes
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78
Pet Purifiers
Pet Purifiers
Mini Air Purifier Neutralizes Pet Oder, Bacteria and Germs
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77
Job-Creating Cleansers
Job-Creating Cleansers
Co-Soap is a Worker Cooperative Using Cosmetics for Good
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76
Sudsy Smartphone Scrubbers
Sudsy Smartphone Scrubbers
The Two Eggplants Electronic Soaps are Shower-Friendly Cells
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75
Soaps That Employ
Soaps That Employ
CLARITY Offers Job Opportunities for the Blind and Disabled
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74
Suds-Saving Robots
Suds-Saving Robots
The Re-Q Turns Waste Water and Soap Slivers into New Bars
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73
Poverty-Fighting Soap
Poverty-Fighting Soap
'Eve Echo' Sells Hygiene Products That Offer Loans to Female Entrepreneurs
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72
Transforming Cleanser Commercials
Transforming Cleanser Commercials
Old Spice Motorcycle Ad Turns a Chubby Dude Into a Hot Biker
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71
Instant Flu Tests
Instant Flu Tests
The FluDOC Lets You Know When You've Got a Bug
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70
Self-Sterilising Plastics
Self-Sterilising Plastics
PolyMedix Innovation
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69
Alcohol-Scented Soap
Alcohol-Scented Soap
The Beer Shampoo by Duffy's Brew Makes You Smell Like a Man
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68
Charcoal Dental Care
Charcoal Dental Care
The Binchotan Toothbrush Combats Bad Breath and Bacteria
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67
UV Toiletry Disinfectants
UV Toiletry Disinfectants
The Stealth Toothbrush Sanitizer Cleanses with High-Tech Efficiency
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66
Sea Monster-Saving Cleansers
Sea Monster-Saving Cleansers
The Lush Shark Fin Soap Protects the Predators
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65
Hygienic Towels
Hygienic Towels
The Silver Clean Zone Collection Fights Bacteria & Odor Without Wash
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64
Freezer-Equipped Toilets
Freezer-Equipped Toilets
The Biolan Icelett Chills Human Waste to Eliminate Smells
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63
Buffoon Bacteria Ads
Buffoon Bacteria Ads
The Dream Doctors Campaign Promotes Healing Through Humor
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62
Mouth-Cleaning Capsules (UPDATE)
Mouth-Cleaning Capsules (UPDATE)
Lush Toothy Tabs are an Eco-Friendly Way Clean Your Teeth
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61
Severed Appendage Soaps
Severed Appendage Soaps
Creepy Finger Soaps are a Gruesome Way to Get Clean
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60
Secretive Soap Packaging
Secretive Soap Packaging
'Countless Tiny Bubbles' Mystifies Users with Perplexing Wrapping
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59
Explosive Hand Soap
Explosive Hand Soap
Grenade Soap From Stinkybomb is Dynamite
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58
Bacteria-Free Containers
Bacteria-Free Containers
The Clean Bottle Eliminates Germs
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57
USB Sanitizers
USB Sanitizers
The Tocsy Toothbrush Cleaner Sterilizes Your Brush at Your Desk
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56
Bacteria-Beating Busbies
Bacteria-Beating Busbies
The Yamaha Oxi-Sanitation Ad Campaign Addresses a Common Helmet Issue
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55
Virus-Fighting Garments
Virus-Fighting Garments
The Anti-Bacterial Dress Prevents Cold and Flu
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54
Bacon-Inspired Bath Bars
Bacon-Inspired Bath Bars
This Hamburger Soap is Topped with All the Fixings to Get You Clean
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53
Dust-Free Teddies
Dust-Free Teddies
The Acne Chester Bear is a Germ-Free Solution to Regular Teddy Bears
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52
Bacteria-Killing Bubbles
Bacteria-Killing Bubbles
The Carex 2011 Ad Campaign is Direct and to the Point
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51
Footwear Freshener Devices
Footwear Freshener Devices
The shUVee Shoe Deodorizer Eliminates Nasty Smells
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50
Crankable Water Purifiers
Crankable Water Purifiers
The SteriPen Sidewinder is a Hand-Powered Water Filter
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49
Life-Saving Suds
Life-Saving Suds
For Every Bar of Jack's Soap, They Give Soap to a Child in Ethiopia
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48
Dangerous Sudsy Weaponary
Dangerous Sudsy Weaponary
These Handgun Soaps Will Leave Your Hands Clean
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47
Fresh Floral Branding
Fresh Floral Branding
Dr. Jacobs Castile Soap Undergoes an All-Natural Pacakging Transformation
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46
Deodorizing Eco Clothes
Deodorizing Eco Clothes
Aoki Farago Aircool Suit
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45
Anti-Germ Androids
Anti-Germ Androids
The VIOlight Cell Phone Sanitizer Uses UV Light to Clean
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44
Anti-Bacterial Utensils
Anti-Bacterial Utensils
Silver Spoon Kills Germs Without Using Harmful Chemicals
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43
Germ-Fighting Pitchers
Germ-Fighting Pitchers
The Restore Water Purification System Uses UV Clean Technology
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42
Avian Air Filters
Avian Air Filters
The Plane Clean Air Filter For Traveling Germaphobes
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41
Toothbrush Sanitizing Systems
Toothbrush Sanitizing Systems
Ultra Violet Sterilized Toothbrush System Makes Chompers Sparkle
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40
Sweet Organic Deodorants
Sweet Organic Deodorants
Erbaviva Eco-Friendly Bath, Body and Baby Products
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39
Hip Designed Air Purification
Hip Designed Air Purification
The IonFlow 50F
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38
Self-Cleaning Sportswear
Self-Cleaning Sportswear
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37
Punny Medicine Body Wash
Punny Medicine Body Wash
'Chill Pill Soap' Reminds One to Relax
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Insulting Soap Branding
Insulting Soap Branding
The 'You Smell' Packaging Makes an Interesting First Impression
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35
Eco-Friendly Cleaning Rags
Eco-Friendly Cleaning Rags
Ditch Paper Towels for SKOY Cloths
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34
Organic Environmental Cleansers
Organic Environmental Cleansers
Bioremediation (Plants and Microbes) Eat Up Contamination
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33
Bacteria-Obliterating Accessories
Bacteria-Obliterating Accessories
The 'Germ Genie' Zaps Unclean Communal Keyboards
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32
Detective Washers
Detective Washers
The Electrolux 'Lupe' Design by Il-seop So Makes Cleaning Fun
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31
Self-Sanitizing Surfaces
Self-Sanitizing Surfaces
The Sharper Image Germ Killing UV Cutting Board System Zaps Bacteria
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30
UV-Cleaning Canteens
UV-Cleaning Canteens
The Camelbak All Clear Sanitizes Your Water with a Lamp Inside the Cap
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29
Pet-Perfect Soakers
Pet-Perfect Soakers
The Paw Spa Dog Tub is Ideal for Domestic Grooming
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28
Calorie-Free Food Cleansers
Calorie-Free Food Cleansers
The Bubble Bar Snack Soaps Feed Hygienic Hunger
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27
Bacteria Detectors
Bacteria Detectors
Never Eat Rotton Meat Again
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26
Earth-Colored Soaps
Earth-Colored Soaps
The Prunella Line of Shower Products is Eco-Friendly and Vegan
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25
Cosmetic Cooperatives
Cosmetic Cooperatives
Arghand Sources Soap and Skincare Materials from Kandahar, Afghanistan
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24
Personal Patient Hygiene Kits
Personal Patient Hygiene Kits
PatientPak Keeps Germs At Bay During Hospital Stays
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Handmade Festive Soap Designs
Handmade Festive Soap Designs
The West Elm Soap Branding is a Clean Celebration of Aromas
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22
Vase-Like Air Purifiers
Vase-Like Air Purifiers
The Bottle Humidifer Prides Form and Function
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21
Bacteria-Detecting Fridges
Bacteria-Detecting Fridges
The Electrolux Food Symphony Alerts You When Food is Expired
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20
Germ-Fighting Keyboard Skins
Germ-Fighting Keyboard Skins
Stay Bacteria-Free with the iSkin Keyboard Cover
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Lovely Lathering Jewelry
Lovely Lathering Jewelry
The Fragrant Rings by Kyeok Kim Magically Turn into Soap
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18
Water Virus Filters
Water Virus Filters
The Portable LifeSaver Systems Cleans Out Bacteria
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17
Self-Hanging Hygienic Earphones
Self-Hanging Hygienic Earphones
Holeder by Yoonsang Kim
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16
Anti-Odor Garbage
Anti-Odor Garbage
Minus by Cem Tutuncuoglu Removes the Stink from your Bin
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15
Sub-Zero Refrigerators
Sub-Zero Refrigerators
NASA Air Filteration Technology
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14
Germ-Fighting Mobiles
Germ-Fighting Mobiles
The HTC 1 Offers a Minimalist Look and Kills Bacteria
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13
Eco Home Air
Eco Home Air
The Mini PET Bottle Humidifier
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12
Contoured Bodywash Branding
Contoured Bodywash Branding
Skir Luxus Packaging Mimics a Meandering Earth Motif
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11
Futuristic Antibacterial Bracelets
Futuristic Antibacterial Bracelets
The Hygenic Germbuster Hand Cleaning Device
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10
Scientific Smelly-Feet Cures
Scientific Smelly-Feet Cures
Nanotechnology Socks
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9
Scrumptious Confection Cleansers
Scrumptious Confection Cleansers
Latika Soaps Offer Delicious Aesthetics to Hygiene Products
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8
Cheeky Hygiene Products
Cheeky Hygiene Products
BlueQ Hand Sanitizer Makes You Feel as Dirty as You Are
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7
UV-Disinfecting Infant Bottles
UV-Disinfecting Infant Bottles
Pureray Baby Bottle Uses UV Rays to Kill Germs
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6
Sterilizing Food Containers
Sterilizing Food Containers
The BeFresh Fruit Storage Kills Bacteria and Keeps Produce Fresh
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5
Clean Trash Can Designs
Clean Trash Can Designs
These Recycle Bins by Samuel Wilkinson Promote a Pristine Lifestyle
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4
Ornate Cosmetic Packaging
Ornate Cosmetic Packaging
Daniel Pelavin Crafts Lavish Vintage-Inspire Containers
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3
Detergent-Dousing Douches
Detergent-Dousing Douches
The Soapy Shower System Dispenses Soap in its Stream
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2
Soap Bubble Buildings
Soap Bubble Buildings
The Emergent Busan Opera House Plays with Space and Transparency
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1
Soapless Eco Clothes Cleaners
Soapless Eco Clothes Cleaners
The Orbit Washing Machine Lets You Do Laundry Anywhere
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