CDC UPDATE: Can Covid-19 Be Transmitted HVAC Via Ventilation Systems

Posted on January 19, 2021Categories Disinfecting ProcessesTags , ,

The risk of spreading the virus that causes coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) through ventilation systems is not well-known at this time. Viral RNA has reportedly been found on return air grilles, in return air ducts, and on heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) filters, but detecting viral RNA alone does not imply that the captured virus was capable of transmitting disease. One research group reported that the use of a new air-sampling method allowed them to find viable viral particles … Continue reading “CDC UPDATE: Can Covid-19 Be Transmitted HVAC Via Ventilation Systems”