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Coronavirus can survive on some surfaces for days, study shows

The new coronavirus causing the COVID-19 disease can survive on some surfaces for days or in the air for several hours, according to a new study. Research published in the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) on Tuesday suggested that SARS-CoV-2 was detectable for up to four hours on copper and two to three days on plastic…

Coronavirus can survive on some surfaces for days, study shows

The new coronavirus causing the COVID-19 disease can survive on some surfaces for days or in the air for several hours, according to a new study.
Research published in the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) on Tuesday suggested that SARS-CoV-2 was detectable for up to four hours on copper and two to three days on plastic and stainless steel, and up to 24 hours on cardboard.
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