Water Services Association of Australia – Fact Sheet: COVID-19

The Water Services Association of Australia (WSAA) are a peak industry body for the Australian water industry, with members comprising mainly medium to large water utilities in Australia. WSAA produced a Fact Sheet on 11 March 2020 to answer some commonly asked questions from the community. The questions answered were: Can I catch COVID-19 fromContinue reading “Water Services Association of Australia – Fact Sheet: COVID-19”

Advice from the US Environmental Protection Agency (US EPA)

The US EPA has a webpage dedicated to providing important information regarding “Coronavirus and Drinking Water and Wastewater“. As of 23 March 2020, the questions addressed on that web page are: Is drinking tap water safe? Do I need to boil my drinking water? Is tap water safe to use for hand washing? What shouldContinue reading “Advice from the US Environmental Protection Agency (US EPA)”

Advice from the World Health Organization (WHO)

The World Health Organization (WHO) released a technical brief on “Water, sanitation, hygiene and waste management for COVID-19” on 3 March 2020. It was then updated in 19 March 2020, with the updated version available here. This technical brief is written, in particular, for water and sanitation practitioners and providers. It is also for healthContinue reading “Advice from the World Health Organization (WHO)”