If dealing with a disease agent which can infect humans as well as animals (zoonotic agent), staff working at CSIRO’s Australian Animal Health Laboratory will wear special plastic suits with their own air supply. To decontaminate, staff will undertake a four-minute chemical disinfectant shower in the suit before removing it.

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Photographer: Livestock Industries

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