On 5 October 2020, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention updated that Covid-19 can be spread through airborne particles that can linger in the air “for minutes or even hours” — even among people who are more than 6 feet apart. COVID-19 also spreads through contact with contaminated surfaces.   Infection could be spread by touching a surface or object that has the virus on it and then touching our own mouth, nose, or eyes.  Surfaces contamination (extracted from WEBMD) listed how long Covid-19 can survive on various surfaces.

Metal  (doorknobs, jewelry, silverware)     5 days
Wood  (furniture, decking)    4 days
Plastics  (milk containers and detergent bottles,
subway and bus seats, backpacks, elevator buttons)   2 to 3 days
Stainless steel  (refrigerators, pots and pans, sinks,
water bottles, door handles)   2 to 3 days
Cardboard  (shipping boxes)  24 hours
Copper  (pennies, cookware)  4 hours
Aluminum  (soda cans, tinfoil, water bottles)   2 to 8 hours
Glass   (drinking glasses, measuring cups, mirrors,
windows, shelves)    Up to 5 days
Ceramics  (dishes, pottery, mugs, decorative)   5 days

JOIN the FREE zoom discussion to get an in-depth understanding of ETHOS PROTEK  NIOSH Covid-19 Risk Management Plan & Environmental Testing.  ETHOS PROTEK NIOSH is the  ‘the zero case covid-19 green card’ to give the health, safety and well being assurance for people and businesses.


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When: Nov 6, 2020 10:30 AM Singapore 

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