Infectious Materials Infographic

Poliovirus Containment: Infectious Materials

Infectious Materials (IM)

Contact U.S. National Authority for Containment (NAC) to receive a survey

Complete survey

Destroy

  • Contact NAC for destruction form

Transfer

  • Contact NAC for guidance

Contain

  • Will need to meet GAPIII containment for continued work of storage of poliovirus type 2
  • Contact NAC to become a poliovirus essential facility (PEF)

Contact NAC: poliocontainment@cdc.gov

Page last reviewed: October 15, 2018