The federal agency released a five-page list of chemicals and products Thursday that it says are strong enough to ward off “harder-to-kill” viruses than SARS-CoV-2, the virus that’s responsible for the disease.
“Using the correct disinfectant is an important part of preventing and reducing the spread of illnesses along with other critical aspects such as hand washing,” EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler said in a statement.
“There is no higher priority for the Trump Administration than protecting the health and safety of Americans. EPA is providing this important information in a public and transparent manner on disinfectant products to help reduce … Read More
And in March, despite the threat of shutdowns due to the novel coronavirus pandemic, the infrared telescope passed another milestone test on the path to launch.The telescope comes equipped with a mirror that can extend 21 feet and 4 inches -- a massive length that...
GLAAD criticizes FDA ban on blood and plasma donations from gay and bisexual men during coronavirus pandemic
A petition, nearing 20,000 signatures, calls for an end to the "antiquated ban" for donating blood, the media advocacy organization for people who identify as gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and/or queer said. The blood donation policy according to the FDA's...