COVID-19 in our dust may help predict outbreaks, study finds

Source: Science Daily

A study done in rooms where COVID-19 patients were isolated shows that the virus’s RNA can persist up to a month in dust. The study did not evaluate whether dust can transmit the virus to humans. It could, however, offer another option for monitoring COVID-19 outbreaks in specific buildings, including nursing homes, offices or schools.

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2021/04/210413124342.htm