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Ebola: environmental cleaning guidance for potential contamination (excluding healthcare settings)

Guidelines for people carrying out cleaning procedures associated with suspected and confirmed cases of Ebola (excluding healthcare settings).

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Environmental cleaning guidance for potential Ebola contamination (excluding healthcare settings)

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This document provides guidance on:

  • precautions to be taken by people carrying out cleaning procedures associated with suspected and confirmed cases of Ebola
  • actions to take after the suspected case of Ebola has been assessed
Published 13 August 2014
Last updated 13 February 2015 + show all updates
  1. Updated guidance.
  2. Updated version (22 December v5), local health protection team section added.
  3. Updated guidance (2 December, v4): chlorine concentrations for cleaning have been corrected.
  4. Updated guidance with details on disposal of waste water from cases.
  5. Updated guidance available.
  6. PDF updated.
  7. First published.