- • SARS-CoV-2 may spread via a non-aerogenic route via surfaces and sewage.
- • SARS-CoV-2 is more resistant to environmental factors than other enveloped viruses.
- • Sewage can be a source of SARS-CoV-2 in soil.
- • Municipal waste from people infected with SARS-CoV-2 or people in contact with patients with COVID-19 may be a hazard.
- • It is imperative to distinguish the detection of viral RNA from the detection of complete virions.