Year commercial floss was first manufactured: 1882
Material it was first made of: silk
Newest material: gortex
Amount bought per person: 18 yards
Amount that should be bought per person: 122 yards (figuring on a foot a day)
Percent who say they floss daily: 28% (some are fibbibg according to the sales data above)
In 1994 a prison inmate in West Virginia braided floss into a rope, scaled the wall and escaped.
83% of people believe their teeth are more important to their appearance than hair and eyes.