How to Clean and Disinfect for the Novel Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2
In this two-part webinar series, experts from the Global Biorisk Advisory Council (GBAC), a Division of ISSA, discuss how to clean and disinfect for the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2019, which can cause COVID-19 coronavirus disease.
In Part 1, from March 11, GBAC representatives talk about the state of the novel coronavirus and routes of infection. They also discuss the importance of proper cleaning and disinfection for health and outline the GBAC protocol for response. GBAC representatives discuss the importance and use of personal protective equipment (PPE), tools and equipment. Finally, they cover cleaners and disinfectants, based on the EPA’s Emerging Viral Pathogens Guidance in the United States, and advise how international professionals can find information specific to their own countries.
In Part 2, from March 13, GBAC representatives return to answer questions the audience had asked in the first part of the webinar series.
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