#PODCAST: Waste water testing can help government identify COVID-19 hotspots

By Newsbreak Producer Taresh Harreeparshad - Government could soon be able to determine COVID-19 hotspots by analysing waste water. This follows a study across the country that showed COVID-19 RNA in waste water plants. This can enable authorities to identify where the virus is- and roll out testing and preventative measures there. Prof Anthony Turton led the study in Gauteng. He explains how the results can better manage COVID-19 resources on a needs basis...