CDC Recommendations for Preventative Cleaning and Disinfection for COVID-19 (Corona Virus) There is much to learn about the novel coronavirus that causes coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). Based on what is currently known about the virus, spread from person-to-person happens most frequently among close contacts (within about 6 feet). This type of transmission occurs via respiratory droplets. Continue Reading>
Interim Guidance for Businesses and Employers:
Plan, Prepare and Respond to Coronavirus Disease 2019
The CDC is working across the Department of Health and Human Services and across the U.S. government in the public health response to COVID-19. Much is unknown about how the virus that causes COVID-19 spreads. Current knowledge is largely based on what is known about similar coronaviruses.
Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses that are common in humans and many different species of animals, including camels, cattle, cats, and bats. Rarely, animal coronaviruses can infect people and then spread between people, such as with MERS-CoV and SARS-CoV.
Respiratory illnesses attributable to Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (“SARS”) are caused by a Coronavirus. The ERX team is trained to professonally employ Bioesque® Botanical Disinfectant Spray & ULV Fogging treatments. Bioesque® is a broad-spectrum hard surface disinfectant that has been shown to be effective against other similar viruses. Details>
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Updated March 21, 2020
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* Data include both confirmed and presumptive positive cases of COVID-19 reported to CDC or tested at CDC since January 21, 2020, with the exception of testing results for persons repatriated to the United States from Wuhan, China and Japan. State and local public health departments are now testing and publicly reporting their cases. In the event of a discrepancy between CDC cases and cases reported by state and local public health officials, data reported by states should be considered the most up to date.
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