The core technology at work in UVAIRx products (Photocatalytic Oxidation - PCO) is backed by more than 10,000 hours of laboratory testing. It was used by NASA on the International Space station to protect astronauts.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, some 1.7 million cases of hospital-associated (nosocomial) infection occur each year, resulting in approximately 99,000 deaths. Improving the air quality of patient care areas is part of the Joint Commission’s strict guidelines for disease prevention. UVAIRx products can assist in this effort.
Indoor environmental quality—in which air quality is key—is a cornerstone of the ICC 700-2008 National Green Building Standard. UVAIRx products are at work now in residential settings nationwide and are receiving a warm welcome from the nation’s new home builders.
Three standards—the ICC 700-2008 National Green Building Standard, OSHA guidelines and EPA criteria--relate specifically to the need for heightened air quality in our nation’s workplaces. UVAIRx is working closely with commercial property owners to address these needs.