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How Long Does Covid 19 Survive On Clothes

How Long Does Covid 19 Survive On Clothes. Coronavirus can survive on certain clothes for longer than others. But a recent study has found that it can survive on clothes for up to two days.

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This is why it's important to wash your hands frequently, avoid touching your face and clean and disinfect commonly touched surfaces every day. While researchers found that the virus can remain on some surfaces for up to 72 hours, the study didn't include fabric. An expert told the new york times that fabric and clothing is a comparable surface to cardboard, so the coronavirus may be able to live on clothes for 24 hours.

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