Flushing a Public Toilet? Don't Linger, Because Aerosolized Droplets Do (video) Florida Atlantic University Share Print E-Mail Loading video... Caption To measure the droplets, researchers used a particle counter placed at various heights of the toilet and urinal to capture the size and number of droplets generated upon flushing. Credit Florida Atlantic University, College of Engineering and Computer Science Usage Restrictions Credit: Florida Atlantic University, College of Engineering and Computer Science Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.