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Does UV-light generate ozone?

Does UV-light generate ozone?

Yes, UV light can generate ozone, but only under certain circumstances and wavelengths.  Ozone generation from UV light typically happens below 240nm by interrupting the bond of oxygen molecules causing two separate oxygen atoms.  These separate atoms then become...
Top 3 UVC Safety Tips

Top 3 UVC Safety Tips

In honor of UV Safety Month, which typically discusses topics such as sunscreen, sunglasses and sun hats, it is also vital to adhere to safety strategies when dealing with germicidal UVC emitters. Unlike sunlight and other bright lights, squinting or sunscreen doesn’t...
Steril-Aire Reduces The Spread Of Infection At Vermont Hospital

Steril-Aire Reduces The Spread Of Infection At Vermont Hospital

BACKGROUND Mt. Ascutney Hospital is an accredited, non-profit medical facility located in Windsor, Vermont. The nursing and medical staff of about 325 people provide care to around 52,000 patients per year. PROBLEM Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) and respiratory illness...
Top 5 Reasons Why Steril-Aire Outperforms The Competition

Top 5 Reasons Why Steril-Aire Outperforms The Competition

At Steril-Aire, our customers and partners have relied on our expertise in IAQ for more than 30 years. Steril-Aire holds the original patent for UVGI disinfection in HVAC applications and our knowledge and longstanding commitment to helping improve IAQ is why we...