CORONAVIRUS LINGERS IN AIR OF CROWDED SPACES, NEW STUDY FINDS
The new coronavirus appears to linger in the air in crowded spaces or rooms that lack ventilation, researchers found in a study that buttresses the notion that Covid-19 can spread through tiny airborne particles known as aerosols.
DECONTAMINATION WIPE FROM TEXAS TECH COULD HELP CORONAVIRUS CLEANUP EFFORTS
Texas Tech Today: FiberTect’s structure, with its activated carbon core, can wipe the bodily fluids that transmit viruses.
A decontamination wipe invented by a Texas Tech University researcher to clean up toxic agents also could clean up bodily fluids contaminated with the coronavirus.
NEW CORONAVIRUS STABLE FOR HOURS ON SURFACES
National Institutes of Health: SARS-CoV-2 stability similar to original SARS virus.
The virus that causes coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is stable for several hours to days in aerosols and on surfaces, according to a new study from National Institutes of Health, CDC, UCLA and Princeton University scientists in The New England Journal of Medicine.
CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) PANDEMIC: PUBLIC ASSISTANCE SIMPLIFIED ACTION
FEMA: FEMA is simplifying the Public Assistance application process.
FEMA is developing a simplified online form applicants can complete, and on which they may explain work activities, answer basic questions, provide limited supporting documentation, and provide a cost estimate.