Don't Miss Out

Subscribe to OCA's News & Alerts.

Organic Consumers Association

Campaigning for health, justice, sustainability, peace, and democracy

Coronavirus Can Live on Packaging & Shipments–Tips on What to Do

You may want to start quarantining shipments that come to your home or washing food packaging, says a new study coming from the National Institutes of Health.

Concerning news is surfacing as the Food Packaging Forum compiles all the scientific data from Europe & the United States on the effects of Coronavirus on different surfaces. This means some caution is warranted when handling shipments & food packaging.

What are you supposed to do when you get a shipment or bring home groceries?  You’ve trusted Mamavation to bring you topics like best & worst hand sanitizersbest & worst probiotics, and best & worst Over the Counter (OTC) medication, now join us as we look at the effects of coronavirus on food packaging & shipments and give you the best up-to-date tips from health professionals.

Coronavirus Remains on Plastic & Stainless Steel for Up to Three Days

recent study led by the U.S. National Institutes of Health found that SARS-CoV-2 (formerly known as HCoV-19 originating in Wuhan, China), has the ability to live on certain surfaces for days. The stability of the SARS-CoV-2 was analyzed to determine their decay rate to give the public actionable information on what to do with food packaging and shipping in their homes.

Pre-order Ronnie's New Book, Coming February 11

Get Local

Find News and Action for your state:
20% Off Mercola's USDA Organic Personal Care and 20% Goes to Organic Consumers Association.