Recommended water temperature for hand washing


You've probably been told that it's best to wash your hands in hot water because it helps to kill bacteria, but that is actually not the case. Adult skin can begin to scald at degrees Fahrenheit 49 degrees Celsiusbut studies have shown that hands washed using water up to that temperature still don't remove bacteria [source: American Burn AssociationWorld Health Organization ]. Even though warm water isn't killing any germs, experts commonly recommend it for two reasons.

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Art submissions


The Contemporary Arts Museum Houston CAMH is one of the oldest non-collecting museums in the United States, and is dedicated to presenting innovative exhibitions by the finest international, national, and regional artists. CAMH welcomes submissions from artists for review, but asks that prior to submitting your work you consider our mission and programming in order to determine whether your submission is appropriate to our Museum.

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