Coronavirus can live for two to three days on plastic and stainless steel. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends cleaning all high-touch surfaces every day including phones
The sudden and fast-spread outbreak of COVID-19 has resulted in several articles and notices being published regarding the safety precautions that need to be taken by people across the globe.
For the most part, the new coronavirus is said to be transmitted through the germs on our hands and in our mouths.
From santizers to hand wash, people are being advised to use them multiple times a day, especially after coughing, sneezing, using the toilet and eating.
An alarming concern is about the virus attacking people if they have contact with contaminated fabric, metal or steel among others.
Scientists have carried out tests in light of the same.
According to them, the virus can live for two to three days on plastic and stainless steel.