Archive for August, 2020

COVID-19 – Preparing for the Second Wave

In this article, we look at some of the lessons learned from the first wave of the pandemic and our experts provide their advice for what to do going forward to prepare your waste operations for a potential second wave.

But before we start, what exactly is a second wave?

A second wave is the true recurrence of the widespread community transmission of COVID-19. As states have reopened, there has been an inevitable increase in transmission, but that alone doesn’t make for a second wave. Only when that increase is sustained over 14 days is a state classified as having entered into a second wave.…