CETEC's site assessment and remediation validation service

Disinfection Verification and Risk Management for COVID-19

In the face of the coronavirus pandemic, CETEC is business continuity

We are qualified and ready to address your COVID-19 risk with the following key elements:

Risk Assessment:

Identify the risks that the science of the coronavirus creates for your specific project/company.

Cleaning Audits and/or Ventilation Efficacy:

Given how the coronavirus is transmitted, know the extent to which existing policies mitigate your COVID-19 risk.

Risk Management Policies:

When surfaces, air, waste, and occupancy protocols transmission pose transmission risk, ensure they comply with best-practice infection control protocols/standards for a counterattack.

A Method Advisory:

Best-practice disinfecting instructions for your cleaning staff, tailored to each surface and equipment type in your facility.


Surface swabbing for coronavirus proxy indicators such as bacteria, virus, ATP, etc  + review of operational protocols.  

Training & Engagement:

Occupant behaviour is a risk factor, so let us help you deploy the most effective capability building and engagement programs.

Why Choose CETEC?

CETEC is a leading international building science consultancy of property-focused occupational hygienists and scientists on stand-by to reduce the COVID-19 risk in your operations.

Elena Bondareva article on Re-inhabiting our spaces. Safely has been published by the WELL Building Institute's WELL Learning Library. 

Dr Vyt Garnys is a member of the International WELL Building Institute's (IWBI) Task Force on COVID-19 and Other Respiratory Infection: Prevention and Preparedness, Resilience and Recovery .

Dr Garnys is on the Australian Institute of Refrigeration Air Conditioning and Heating's (AIRAH) Expert panel on COVID-19 and HVAC&R.  He was a speaker at the Facility Management Association of Australia's (FMA) Webinar on Hygiene Controls in Building during COVID-19 held in April 2020 and he was an expert panellist for IWBI's webcast on Strategies to help your organisation plan - part of a series of webcasts tackling Prevention and Preparedness, Resilience and Recovery. 

In September 2020, Dr Garnys co-authored a paper with Professor Tony Arnel, published in Education Today which discusses the importance of assessing and managing COVID-19 risks in Poor air quality has drastic effect on student learning.

CETEC also has specific expertise in managing pathogen remediation and verification testing including, but not limited to: 

CETEC's experience in this area includes projects for public and private healthcare facilities, airports plus research and educational facilities.

To talk to us confidentially about your COVID-19 risk and service needs please contact us

Prune your risk 

Assure your occupants that your cleaning policies are effective and they are protected as well as fulfill your OH&S responsibility to provide a safe workplace.

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Verification testing is conducted using surface swabbing. 

We use a rapid method that has been verified by US EPA and in accordance with hospital infection control.

Verification by Surface Swabbing