Now that the coronavirus is forcing many Americans to practice social distancing and hunker down at home, some of us have stockpiled this bathroom necessity to a fault. However, others who initially downplayed COVID-19-related concerns are ending up short as they stare at empty store shelves, or longer-than-anticipated waits for backed-up deliveries
Many, it appears, are reaching for what they assume is the next best alternative: Paper towels, tissues, baby wipes, or (for the truly hygiene-obsessed) antiseptic wipes. But this can lead to big, big problems once they're flushed down the pipes.
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