CDC Now Says COVID-19
‘Does Not Spread Easily’
via Contaminated Surfaces The Centers for Disease Control
and Prevention (CDC) no longer
considers “surfaces or objects” to be a major
threat as far as the spread of coronavirus.
CDC, via website According to the CDC, the virus is also
not transmittable between humans and animals.
Person-to-person transmission, including via respiratory
droplets, is still the main way the virus spreads.
The CDC continues to emphasize
the need for "practical and realistic"
precautions to stop the spread.