Ultraviolet germicidal irradiation

As Schools Prepare to Reopen, Experts Recommend Investing in Cleaning and Health Measures - and Violet Defense Has the Products to Support Them

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 7:21pm

Violet Defense CEO Terrance Berland said UV disinfection can help schools and families return to some sense of normalcy this fall.

Key Points: 
  • Violet Defense CEO Terrance Berland said UV disinfection can help schools and families return to some sense of normalcy this fall.
  • Schools are now preparing for safe re-opening, with federal funding supporting measures including cleaning and safety.
  • Another $122.7 billion was approved in March, bringing the total available funds to help defray infrastructure costs to $190.5 billion.
  • Violet Defense UV disinfection products provide regular disinfection while allowing schools to rely less on chemical disinfection protocols.

Aerapy® a Winner in ACHR News 2021 Dealer Design Awards

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 1:42pm

SAINT CHARLES,Ill., July 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Aerapy, a leading manufacturer of ultraviolet germicidal irradiation (UVGI or UV) products, was recognized for excellence in product design in the 18th annual Dealer Design Awards, sponsored by The Air Conditioning, Heating & Refrigeration (ACHR) News magazine, the leading trade magazine for the heating, ventilating, air conditioning, and refrigeration (HVACR) industries.

Key Points: 
  • SAINT CHARLES,Ill., July 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Aerapy, a leading manufacturer of ultraviolet germicidal irradiation (UVGI or UV) products, was recognized for excellence in product design in the 18th annual Dealer Design Awards, sponsored by The Air Conditioning, Heating & Refrigeration (ACHR) News magazine, the leading trade magazine for the heating, ventilating, air conditioning, and refrigeration (HVACR) industries.
  • "Our company started in 2008 with a passion to improve indoor air quality through researched, tested, and study-backed UV products," said Annette Uda, founder and president of Aerapy.
  • "We are beyond proud to have our commitment to creating innovative and effective UV products like the Zone360X recognized by HVACR industry leaders."
  • Winners in the Dealer Design Awards are featured in the July 26, 2021, issue of The ACHR News which is distributed nationally to over 27,000 HVACR contractors, wholesalers and distributors, and other industry professionals.

Global Disinfection Robots Market (2021 to 2026) - Evolution of Automated Guided Vehicles & Mobile Robots Presents Opportunities - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 4:27pm

The global disinfection robots market by revenue is expected to grow at a CAGR of over 30.69% during the period 2020-2026.

Key Points: 
  • The global disinfection robots market by revenue is expected to grow at a CAGR of over 30.69% during the period 2020-2026.
  • Europe dominated the disinfection robots market share in 2020, followed by North America, APAC, Latin America and the Middle East and Africa.
  • The following factors are likely to contribute to the growth of the disinfection robots market during the forecast period:
    The study considers the global disinfection robots market's present scenario and its market dynamics for the period 2021-2026.
  • UV disinfection has several advantages compared to other cleaning methods and is gaining high traction in the global disinfection robots market.

ABQ Sunport Implements Air Quality Control, Additional Enhanced Cleaning Practices To Further Ensure Traveler Safety

Tuesday, July 20, 2021 - 2:05pm

The system, which will help protect against airborne viruses, has been installed in a number of large City facilities to-date.

Key Points: 
  • The system, which will help protect against airborne viruses, has been installed in a number of large City facilities to-date.
  • "Addressing indoor air quality with science-backed UVGI technologies is the next evolution for the Sunport in creating an even safer, cleaner, and more sanitary environment through Covid and beyond."
  • Served by 8 major carriers, the Sunport offers non-stop service between ABQ and 20 destinations, with worldwide connectivity.
  • Combining its expertise with that of its network of manufacturers, Johnston Co. provides quality solutions to a variety of industries.

Seoul Viosys’ Violeds Technology Proves 99% Disinfection of COVID-19 Delta Variant in a Second to Support Airborne Viruses Prevention

Thursday, July 15, 2021 - 1:12pm

In the air disinfection experiment using Violeds technology conducted in Seoul Viosys laboratory (60), the virus was reduced by 90% in 10 minutes.

Key Points: 
  • In the air disinfection experiment using Violeds technology conducted in Seoul Viosys laboratory (60), the virus was reduced by 90% in 10 minutes.
  • In a disinfection experiment conducted by a research team at Korea University last year, Seoul Viosys confirmed that Violeds disinfects 99.9% of the COVID-19 virus in 30 seconds.
  • In addition, in the air disinfection experiment of Korea Testing Laboratory (KTL), the research result showed that Violeds disinfects a space of 60 by 99% in 30 minutes.
  • Seoul Viosys has an extensive UV LED portfolio with all wavelengths range (200nm to 1600nm) including ultraviolet rays (UV), visible rays and infrared rays.

Violet Defense Highlights Benefits of Ultraviolet Technology for Combating Harmful Germs

Tuesday, July 6, 2021 - 12:00pm

Violet Defense , a proprietary developer of germ-fighting UV technology, urges businesses to carefully vet any potential disinfection technology solutions for their effectiveness.

Key Points: 
  • Violet Defense , a proprietary developer of germ-fighting UV technology, urges businesses to carefully vet any potential disinfection technology solutions for their effectiveness.
  • Investing in and utilizing technologies without proper information in any industry is a risk, but it's especially true when it comes to combating bacteria and viruses.
  • Violet Defense continues to expand product options for deploying its patented technology.
  • Violet Defense uses UV disinfection to protect everyday spaces from harmful pathogens by killing up to 99.9% of E. coli, Salmonella, MRSA, C.

Illinois American Water Installs Ultraviolet Disinfection at Granite City Water Treatment Plant; Investment of about $6 million Supports Safe Drinking Water

Tuesday, June 29, 2021 - 8:24pm

Illinois American Water recently invested approximately $6 million to construct Ultraviolet (UV) disinfection at the Granite City water treatment plant.

Key Points: 
  • Illinois American Water recently invested approximately $6 million to construct Ultraviolet (UV) disinfection at the Granite City water treatment plant.
  • When used to treat drinking water, UV disinfection addresses chlorine-resistant pathogens and microorganisms that could be present in surface water sources.
  • According to ONeill, Illinois American Water not only meets EPA drinking water guidelines, but the company provides water quality which is better than required.
  • About Illinois American Water - Illinois American Water, a subsidiary of American Water (NYSE: AWK), is the largest investor-owned water utility in the state, providing high-quality and reliable water and/or wastewater services to approximately 1.3 million people.

PetAirapy Announces New Corporate Brand: Aerapy Animal Health

Tuesday, June 29, 2021 - 1:36pm

SAINT CHARLES, Ill., June 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- PetAirapy, the leading manufacturer of ultraviolet germicidal irradiation (UVGI or UV) products for the animal care industry, today unveiled its new branding as Aerapy Animal Health.

Key Points: 
  • SAINT CHARLES, Ill., June 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- PetAirapy, the leading manufacturer of ultraviolet germicidal irradiation (UVGI or UV) products for the animal care industry, today unveiled its new branding as Aerapy Animal Health.
  • In business since 2008 as PetAirapy, the company's UV products help clean and sanitize the air in pet boarding and daycare facilities, veterinary clinics and hospitals, animal shelters, and more.
  • A published animal shelter study shows Aerapy Animal Health UV products achieved an 87.1% reduction in upper respiratory infections.
  • Serving the animal space under the Aerapy Animal Health brand and the human space as Aerapy, the company is dedicated to helping create healthy indoor environments for all with researched, tested, and study-backed UV technology.

CrazyCap Is the First UV LED Water Bottle to Be NSF/ANSI 55 Certified

Friday, June 25, 2021 - 2:00pm

MIAMI, June 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --After an extensive testing process, CrazyCap has been certified by NSF International, making it the first UV water bottle to receive the NSF/ANSI 55 certification for ultraviolet water treatment systems.

Key Points: 
  • MIAMI, June 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --After an extensive testing process, CrazyCap has been certified by NSF International, making it the first UV water bottle to receive the NSF/ANSI 55 certification for ultraviolet water treatment systems.
  • CrazyCap was NSF 55 certified through rigorous testing by the water safety industry experts at NSF International.
  • This certification proves that the UV-C technology in the CrazyCap is effective against killing bacteria, viruses and microorganisms in your drinking water.
  • By providing safe drinking water through its UV-C water bottle cap, CrazyCap is working to improve access to clean water for both urban and outdoor communities.

Toothbrush Sterilizer Market Size Worth $247.7 Million By 2028: Grand View Research, Inc.

Wednesday, June 16, 2021 - 10:35am

SAN FRANCISCO, June 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The global toothbrush sterilizer market size is expected to reach USD 247.7 million by 2028, based on a new report by Grand View Research, Inc.The market is expected to expand at a CAGR of 17.4% from 2021 to 2028.

Key Points: 
  • SAN FRANCISCO, June 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The global toothbrush sterilizer market size is expected to reach USD 247.7 million by 2028, based on a new report by Grand View Research, Inc.The market is expected to expand at a CAGR of 17.4% from 2021 to 2028.
  • Also, the concept of UV sterilization or disinfection in the world is expected to contribute to market growth.
  • As a result, large companies have gone digital, and their services represent the changing developments in the online market.
  • Grand View Research has segmented the global toothbrush sterilizer market on the basis of mounting type, charging mode, application, and region:
    Toothbrush Sterilizer Mounting Type Outlook (Revenue, USD Million, 2016 - 2028)
    Toothbrush Sterilizer Charging Mode Outlook (Revenue, USD Million, 2016 - 2028)
    Toothbrush Sterilizer Application Outlook (Revenue, USD Million, 2016 - 2028)
    Toothbrush Sterilizer Regional Outlook (Revenue, USD Million, 2016 - 2028)