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National Wastewater Surveillance System

Why join the National Wastewater Surveillance System?

Data gathered from 500 wastewater treatment plants in the United States will help public health officials to better understand the extent of SARS-CoV-2 (the virus that causes COVID-19) infections in communities.

  • No cost to participate
    Participation in the program is free. LuminUltra will supply all materials needed to collect and send your sample to our lab, including shipping.
  • Three-month commitment
    Send samples twice weekly until March 2022.
  • Actionable, precise results 
    Receive weekly reports to help guide public health decision-making in your community.
  • Understand variant spread 
    Samples will be tested for total SARS-CoV-2, as well as genetic mutations associated with the Delta and Omicron variants.
in-field wastewater testing

Register to participate in the National Wastewater Surveillance System

We’ll contact you after your application is reviewed.

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