While many have adopted strict hand-washing regimens since the CDC began releasing guidelines for slowing the spread of the novel coronavirus in January, a study published last week in the New England Journal of Medicine suggests people need to be sanitizing more than just hands.
The report says the virus can survive on cardboard for up to 24 hours and on plastic and steel for up to 72 hours—though the amount of viral material decreases greatly over time.
While the report does not say how long t...
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