Modes of transmission of virus causing COVID-19: implications for IPC precaution recommendations

The WHO has recently released a scientific briefing on the modes of transmission of the COVID-19 virus, which can be accessed here. What does the briefing cover? The briefing defines the difference between droplets, which are larger than 5 microns and generated by coughing or sneezing, and droplet nuclei, which are less than 5 micronsContinue reading “Modes of transmission of virus causing COVID-19: implications for IPC precaution recommendations”

Water Research Australia Factsheet: SARS-CoV-2: Water and Sanitation

Water Research Australia is an independent, not-for-profit research organisation that is member-driven and funded. Members include Australian water utilities, academic institutions and state health regulators. This Fact Sheet has been developed to provide information for the water industry about the COVID-19 virus (SARS-CoV-2) and implications of the virus for the management of drinking water andContinue reading “Water Research Australia Factsheet: SARS-CoV-2: Water and Sanitation”