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Survival and Disinfection of Sars-Cov-2 in Environment and Contaminated Surface

Version 1 : Received: 18 June 2020 / Approved: 21 June 2020 / Online: 21 June 2020 (11:01:58 CEST)

How to cite: Al-Gheethi, A.; Noman, E.; Al-Maqtari, Q.; Almoheer, R.; Mohamed, R.; Hamdan, R. Survival and Disinfection of Sars-Cov-2 in Environment and Contaminated Surface. Preprints 2020, 2020060259 (doi: 10.20944/preprints202006.0259.v1). Al-Gheethi, A.; Noman, E.; Al-Maqtari, Q.; Almoheer, R.; Mohamed, R.; Hamdan, R. Survival and Disinfection of Sars-Cov-2 in Environment and Contaminated Surface. Preprints 2020, 2020060259 (doi: 10.20944/preprints202006.0259.v1).

Abstract

The detection of SARS-Cov-2 in the sewage and water resources has increased the awareness among the people about the possibility survival of SARS-Cov-2 in the environment and the potential to transmit into the human through food chain or water resources. Moreover, the surface contaminated by the virus need to be disinfected frequently by using an effective disinfectant, the current chapter discussed the efficiency of the most traditional treatment process of the sewage and wastewater, and their role in the elimination of the virus as well as the sterility assurance level concept. Moreover, the chemical disinfectant used currently and their temporary efficiency has been reviewed.

Subject Areas

disinfection; covid-19; sterility assurance level

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