Theme 3: Environment risk from SARS-CoV-2

Aims

Quantify the impact of different environmental factors on the survival of SARS-CoV-2. Model the load of SARS-CoV-2 in surface and coastal waters.

Key Outcome

  • Quantification of the half-life of SARS-CoV-2 under different environmental conditions and to identify areas of hazard to help inform risk assessment desired by our regulator stakeholders and industry partners.

Lead Scientists

  1. Davey Jones (Bangor University)
  2. Andrew Singer (UK Centre for Ecology & Hydrology)