COVID-19 Wastewater Analysis Gains Traction

9 Jul 2020
Available with corporate subscription

On 9 June 2020, SUEZ’s Spanish subsidiary launched its COVID-19 City Sentinel wastewater monitoring system in three eastern regions of Spain. The solution will include specialized sampling, detection using reverse transcription PCR (RT-qPCR) method, and data modeling in the regions of Catalonia, Valencia, and Murcia.

This new Research Note evaluates:

  • The promises of wastewater epidemiology as an early warning system and the potential economic and healthcare benefits
  • COVID-19 wastewater surveillance value chain and the firms leading the charge in wastewater based epidemiology
  • COVID-19 wastewater detection studies and private sector participation