News About COVID-19 and the Electrostatic Industry

Government of Alberta — Alberta Biz Connect

Workplace guidance and supports to help businesses and non-profits affected by COVID-19 reopen and resume operations safely.

The Wall Street Journal — To Battle Covid, Airlines Bet on Disinfectants That Come With Questions

U.S. carriers are using higher amounts of some chemicals to show their planes are safe—the unknown long-term effects of these antiviral sprays concern some scientists.

September 30, 2020

CBC — Fighting COVID with fog: Winnipeg schools, gyms and courthouses add additional weapon to pandemic arsenals

Electrostatic sprayers, which turn disinfectant fluid into aerosols, augment conventional cleaning methods.

September 11, 2020

Elemental — A Supercomputer Analyzed Covid-19 – and an Interesting New Theory Has Emerged

A closer look at the Bradykinin hypothesis.

August 31, 2020

Global News — Coronavirus: Cleaners with electrostatic sprayer ‘bombarded’ with service calls amid pandemic

An electrostatic backpack sprayer, shown off on a social media post by a Hamilton restaurant, can be effective in the fight against the spread of COVID-19, says cleaning experts.

July 31, 2020

The Washington Post — What hotels are doing to sanitize rooms during the pandemic

In response to the coronavirus pandemic, the travel industry is adapting to meet new health and safety concerns. Airlines are requiring passengers to wear masks on flights. Airbnb is encouraging hosts to build in vacancy periods between guests’ stays.

April 29, 2020

Metropole — Hold the Line

A public health expert gives a frank and tough assessment of what the next weeks and months may bring – and why social distancing is so crucial in the fight against the coronavirus.

April 5, 2020

Vox — How you can keep thousands of people from getting coronavirus, in one GIF

“It’s not about you, it’s about everybody else.”

March 26, 2020

Medium — Coronavirus: The Hammer and the Dance

What the Next 18 Months Can Look Like, if Leaders Buy Us Time.

March 19, 2020

Wired — The Doctor Who Helped Defeat Smallpox Explains What's Coming

Epidemiologist Larry Brilliant, who warned of pandemic in 2006, says we can beat the novel coronavirus—but first, we need lots more testing.

March 19, 2020

The Washington Post — Why outbreaks like coronavirus spread exponentially, and how to “flatten the curve”

After the first case of covid-19, the disease caused by the new strain of coronavirus, was announced in the United States, reports of further infections trickled in slowly. Two months later, that trickle has turned into a steady current.

March 16, 2020

The Guardian — The science of soap – here’s how it kills the coronavirus

Alcohol-based disinfectants are also effective, but soap is a highly efficient way of killing the virus when it’s on your skin.

March 12, 2020