The Best Way to Improve Indoor Air Quality

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Heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) systems are the perfect breeding ground for bacteria, viruses, pathogens, spores, molds, and more. Air recirculation, temperature fluctuations, and humidity within these systems promote the growth and distribution of microorganisms. This environment allows them to combine with each other in complex ways, and settle all over surfaces inside an HVAC … Read more

CDC Updated Guidance

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Consider using ultraviolet germicidal irradiation (UVGI) as a supplemental technique to inactivate potential airborne virus in the upper-room air of common occupied spaces, in accordance with industry guidelines.  

How air pollution is causing a rise in coronavirus deaths

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It is a well-known fact that air pollution can cause problems with your breathing and respiratory system, and recent research has shown that it is also impacting the severity of COVID-19 symptoms. The study by the IZA Institute of Labor Economics in the Netherlands revealed that those regions in the country with high pollution rates … Read more

MASKS’ DECONTAMINATION WITH UV-C/UVGI: RISKS AND OPPORTUNITIES

UV-C/UVGI – has been successfully tested in laboratories as a way to decontaminate N95 masks exposed to MS2 bacteriophage and influenza virus.   In recent weeks our distribution network in the healthcare sector is working non-stop. Our partners are professionals and experts in Infection Control, and they provided us with numerous application ideas, which can – or … Read more

UV – C efficacy against Coronaviruses, (COVID-19, SARS – MERS)

Our company has always been committed to reducing the risk of contamination and increasing safety by managing cross transmissions in many areas: surface treatment, air quality, and water disinfection. UV-C is an established and reliable technology, but solid know-how is required for effective and safe use. UV-C uses ultraviolet light to inactivate microorganisms, mainly by … Read more

FDA Guidance for Industry and Food and Drug Administration Staff – Last Updated March 2020

Enforcement Policy for Sterilizers, Disinfectant Devices, and Air Purifiers During the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Public Health Emergency This guidance represents the current thinking of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA or Agency) on this topic. It does not establish any rights for any person and is not binding on FDA or the public. You … Read more

COVID-19 Public Restrooms Review

The COVID crisis is a remarkable threat to public health with incidence rates rising to shocking levels (1). Economic impact estimates from this recent SARS epidemic are staggering (2). This unprecedented situation, resulting from the extreme virulence of SARS-CoV-2 requires novel approaches and evidence-based solutions3. SARS-CoV-2 has been isolated in urine and feces (4), demonstrated … Read more

Susceptibility of SARS-CoV-2 to UV Irradiation

The following is a summary of an article published August 4, 2020, by the American Journal of Infection Control. In the journal, the authors’ main finding is that SARS-COV-2 is extremely susceptible to ultraviolet radiation. The novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) triggering a severe respiratory condition was first identified in the Hubei province of China, in December 2019. Soon … Read more

Warning: Our UVC products must be used as directed and can pose health and safety risks.