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MTA testing disinfectants that could protect trains ‘months at a time’

Post Date: May 8, 2020

New York: The Metropolitan Transportation Authority, as part of an unprecedented cleaning and disinfecting effort throughout its system, is testing products that could protect trains — including those on the LIRR — against COVID-19 for months at a time, officials said. Because the coronavirus is known to live for days on flat surfaces, like the steel rails...