Electric hand dryer vs paper towels: a practical guide.

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The new high-efficiency hand

The new high-efficiency hand dryers (Dyson, for example) have much less environmental impact than even recycled paper towels.

Posted by Anonymous on Thu, 09/18/2014 - 15:14
You forgot to factor in the

You forgot to factor in the impact of wiping wet hands on your pants after using the hand dryer.

Posted by Anonymous on Fri, 02/15/2013 - 17:40
The Hand Drying Dilemma: Hand Dryer vs. Paper Towels

You might also find a similar comparison done for Australia interesting: http://edgeenvironment.com.au/the-hand-drying-dilemma/

Posted by Anonymous on Thu, 09/29/2011 - 20:14