Can tea tree oil save cruise ship Covid crisis?

By Jamie Brown
Updated May 3 2020 - 9:05pm, first published 8:00pm
The Australian native tea tree is now seen as a saviour in the coronavirus crisis, with demand for pure tea tree oil products surging in recent weeks.

Demand for tea tree oil has increased around the world as the public thirst for sanitised surfaces spreads as fast as Covid-19. One product getting unusual air time is a gel that decontaminates ducted ventilation systems.