COVID - Water Treatment

Jul. 14, 2020 at 12:41 p.m. MDT

What can our wastewater tell us about the spread of COVID-19? Some of the details are still being flushed out – but it could help us monitor the spread faster than testing individuals for the coronavirus. TELUS World of Science Edmonton's Staff Scientist Cate sat down and talked to Dr. Steve Hrudey, Professor Emeritus in Analytical and Environmental Toxicology at the University of Alberta, about a surveillance program he is working to develop to help monitor the spread of COVID-19 on the community level.