Wastewater testing for Covid-19 nearly ready

ESR scientists are about to start testing sewage in the North and South Islands for traces of Covid-19.

They’ve been honing their skills and calibrating equipment at the Jet Park quarantine hotel.

Te Aniwa Hurihanganui spoke to ESR’s Health and Environment Research and Development Manager, Brent Gilpin.

Wastewater testing for Covid-19 nearly ready
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