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Could an $800 air filter be a cheap fix for the threat of airborne COVID in hotel quarantine? – ABC News

Health authorities have vowed to get to the bottom of the role that ventilation has played in the spread of COVID-19 within hotel quarantine — and one engineer…

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How do you stop COVID-19 spreading through the air in hotel quarantine?
Key points:

  • Concerns continue to be raised over the role of ventilation in the spread of COVID-19 in hotel quarantine
  • An assessment of each of the hotels in Victoria’s quarantine program is now underway following the latest cluster in Melbourne
  • One mechanical engineer proposes air purifiers could be a cost-effective way of reducing the risk of airborne viruses

That’s the big question state health authorities are grappling with…

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