Category: Covid-19

Diluted household bleach solutions may also be used if appropriate for the surface.

How to used bleach to disinfect. CDC approved. Check the label to see if your bleach is intended for disinfection and has a sodium hypochlorite concentration of 5%–6%. Ensure the product is not past its expiration date. Some bleaches, such as those designed for safe use on colored clothing or for whitening may not be… Read more »

How to cope with the new era of Covid-19

Take the stairs, not the elevator, down from your hotel room. Encourage people to bring their own food and drinks to your cookout. Use hand sanitizer after banking at an ATM. Call ahead to restaurants and nail salons to make sure staff are wearing face coverings. And no high-fives — or even elbow bumps —… Read more »

CDC Director Robert Redfield told reporters Friday

CDC Director Robert Redfield told reporters Friday that it continues to be “extremely important” that Americans embrace recommendations such as hand-washing and wearing a face covering when in public. “I know that people are eager to return to normal activities and ways of life, important that we remember this,” he said. “This situation is unprecedented. And that… Read more »

How to take care of your church or school Covid-19

This guidance is intended for all Americans, whether you own a business, run a school, or want to ensure the cleanliness and safety of your home. Reopening America requires all of us to move forward together by practicing social distancing and other daily habits to reduce our risk of exposure to the virus that causes COVID-19. Reopening… Read more »

The Parameter Values:  Definitions

Parameter values that vary across the five COVID-19 Pandemic Planning Scenarios (Table 1) include measures of viral transmissibility, disease severity, and pre-symptomatic and asymptomatic disease transmission. Where sufficient data are available, age-stratified estimates are provided. Viral Transmissibility Basic reproduction number (R0): The average number of people that one person with COVID-19 is likely to infect in… Read more »

Reopen Your California Business With the Right Cleaning Plan in Place

As businesses in California begin the process of reopening, it’s essential to have the right cleaning practices in place. At Golden Star Janitorial Inc, we use of a fogging disinfectant machine and disinfectant cleaners to make sure our clients’ businesses are free of the coronavirus and safe to use. Let’s take a look at California’s… Read more »

How to clean and disinfect Clean

Clean Wear disposable gloves to clean and disinfect. Clean surfaces using soap and water, then use disinfectant. Cleaning with soap and water reduces number of germs, dirt and impurities on the surface. Disinfecting kills germs on surfaces. Practice routine cleaning of frequently touched surfaces. More frequent cleaning and disinfection may be required based on level of use. Surfaces and objects in… Read more »

What are environmental nonpharmaceutical interventions (NPIs)?

Environmental NPIs include routine surface cleaning that helps to eliminate the flu virus from frequently touched surfaces and objects, such as toys, refrigerator handles, desks, and door knobs in homes, childcare facilities, schools, workplaces, and other settings where people regularly gather. Public health professionals need the help of administrators of schools, workplaces, and community events… Read more »

Preparation of Cleaner Air Shelters and Cleaner Air Space

Cleaner air shelters and cleaner air spaces should be prepared using existing information about the identification and preparation of spaces to protect the public from wildfire smoke. Minimum requirements for air conditioning and air filtration are described in Appendix B of Wildfire Smoke: A Guide for Public Health Officialspdf iconexternal icon. At minimum, facilities should have… Read more »