Gas sterilization of Covid-19 swabs is safe

Published on 28/07/2021 at 20:40

A Tik Tok video claims that Covid-19 swabs sterilized with ethylene oxide gas are killing people. However, US and Australian public health agencies say the chemical is safely used to sterilize a range of medical products, the CDC says the test kits are not dangerous, and a professor said there is no basis for claims that the tests can lead to cancer.