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What is the guidance from Tri-County Health Department on protocols for food providers for the reuse of bags and boxes? Tri-County Health Department does not have an opinion or stance for the reuse of bags or boxes, as there has not been any official guidance released by CDC or CDPHE. TCHD’s best advice would be to wipe down and sanitize boxes based on general clearning/disinfecting guidance HERE

In addition, you can see TCHD’s Food Pantry guidance HERE


Is Tri-County Health department providing guidance on what type of mask food    assistance and emergency assistance   providers should be using?


Tri-County Health Department is not recreating its own guidance related to masks; rather, TCHD is referring to mask guidance outlined by the CDPHE and the CDC HERE and HERE



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