In mid-March Research has determined that SARS-CoV-2 can last on different surfaces.
From remaining up to 17 days on cruise ships, to hours on various surface types like steel, plastic, and cardboard Video – according to scientists and global health experts – we still don’t fully understand how the virus spreads, and decreases over time on all surface materials.
The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) announced however, among other prominent organizations, that the novel or new coronavirus can spread in a few ways. The most common form of transmission is from person to person such as coughing, sneezing, and loud talking.
- Airborne/Aerosols (Respiratory Droplets, Viral RNA)
- Surface Contaminants (Environmental Hygiene, Ventilation)
- Person to Person (Close Contact, Touching, Sharing)
Experts continue that a consistent and ongoing cleaning regimen is key to risk mitigation. TEAM Group is ready to meet your facility decontamination and disposal needs with highly trained and experienced technicians on-site.