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Coronavirus Concentration Growing in Waste Water

MTI-Hungary Today 2021.10.12.

Trace amounts of coronavirus in waste water, an indicator of pandemic trends in the coming weeks, is growing in Hungary, the national public health center (NNK) said on Tuesday.

The concentration has been growing in the cities of Kecskemét, Nyíregyháza, Pécs, and Szeged but it has been falling in Salgótarján, NNK said.

Seventeen locations had moderate levels of virus in the samples, while five had low amounts, it said.

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