Cutting Boards: Is That Surface Really Clean?. Background Information. Escherichia coli ( E.coli ) Escherichia coli is a common bacterium found in the human and animal intestinal tract.
Tests on bamboo cutting boards
Do bamboo and wood cutting boards prevent the growth of bacteria when exposed to raw chicken drippings?
If fewer bacteria are found on the bamboo and wood cutting boards when compared to plastic boards, then bamboo and wood prevent bacterial growth