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Boeing’s self-cleaning aircraft bathroom lets you use loo without touching anything (mostly)

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    Boeing is looking to clean up one of the smallest and dirtiest component of travel—the commercial airplane toilet.

    With barely enough space to um, sit, and with high capacity usage, the commercial airline toilet perhaps is an engineering marvel but little else. Boeing however is looking to that notion with a self-cleaning aircraft bathroom– known as the Fresh Lavatory -- that the company says uses ultraviolet (UV) light to kill 99.99% of germs in the loo – and even puts down the toilet seat lid.

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