Jul 30, 2021

CDC Publishes Guidance on Use of Disinfectants to Reduce Viral Surface Contamination in Correctional Facilities



Workers in correctional facilities, as well as incarcerated persons who are assigned to work details, may be exposed to viral pathogens if communal, high-touch surfaces are not properly cleaned and disinfected. This workplace solutions document recommends steps to reduce viral surface contamination through safe and proper use of disinfectants.

Follow the link to the CDC site for access to the downloadable PDF information.

https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/docs/wp-solutions/2021-121/pdfs/2021-121.pdf?id=10.26616/NIOSHPUB2021121

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