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Publication Date: August 11, 2020
Post Date: August 11, 2020

This review highlights SARS-CoV-2 and its path from feces to wastewater treatment plants. It analyses the viral load found in both feces and wastewater as well as the wastewater disinfection process and its impact on virus inactivation.

Tags: sewage covid

Publication Date: July 30, 2020
Post Date: July 30, 2020

The COVID-19 crisis has created an unprecedented need for contact tracing across the country, requiring thousands of people to learn key skills quickly.

Publication Date: July 30, 2020
Post Date: July 30, 2020

A guide to provide best practices and recommendations for meat processing facilities to minimize the risk COVID-19 poses to employees and the community and to reduce disruptions to business operations, including checklists for COVID-19 risk mitigation strategies.

Publication Date: June 3, 2020
Post Date: June 3, 2020

Webinar Recording Now Available

Tags: covid

Publication Date: May 28, 2020
Post Date: May 28, 2020

The United States Department of Homeland Security has developed a tool to calculate the decay of SARS-CoV-2 on surfaces.  The calculator can be accessed via the provided link.  

Tags: coronavirus

Publication Date: April 7, 2020
Post Date: April 7, 2020

Google has released a tool that generates reports that chart movement trends over time by geography, across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.

Tags: public health response

Publication Date: March 25, 2020
Post Date: March 25, 2020

This document provides information from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on how law enforcement can minimize the risk of exposure to Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) while on the job. 

Tags: coronavirusppe guidancelaw enforcement

Publication Date: January 16, 2020
Post Date: January 16, 2020

The Nuclear Threat Initiative and the World Economic Forum's Working Group on Preventing Illicit Gene Synthesis was tasked with developing "the basis for a durable, global norm to prevent the misuse of synthetic DNA and for a possible mechanism that could facilitate the implementation of such nor

Tags: biosecurityDNA synthesisbiotechnology regulation

Publication Date: December 17, 2019
Post Date: December 17, 2019

This report updates the 2009 recommendations from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) regarding use of anthrax vaccine in the United States. The report summarizes data on estimated efficacy in humans using a correlates of pro

Tags: anthraxvaccineprophylaxis