Articles in Infection Mitigation

The GLO™ UV-C disinfection upper-room fixture series from UV Resources™ now includes two new open-style luminaries designed to irradiate and inactivate airborne pathogens in occupied spaces with high ceilings (12-feet and taller). The GLO “open” fixtures for tall spaces direct UV energy upward and outward...

Dallas Fort Worth International (DFW) Airport installed Ultraviolet-C (UV-C) equipment from UV Resources as part of its multilayered-infection control strategy designed to reduce passenger exposure to any infectious pathogens, including the SARS-CoV-2 virus. UV-C has documented efficacy at reducing bacteria and mold exposures and viruses....

Ventilation improvements in K-12 schools are a cost-effective public health measure, according to a recent study from Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security, As part of six recommend actions for school administrators, study authors advocate the use of ultraviolet germicidal irradiation as a “proven technologies...

School districts nationwide have an unprecedented opportunity to upgrade HVAC systems and physical plants that could transform the quality of air students and teachers breathe. A recent study from the LANCET COVID-19 Commission, “Designing infectious disease resilience into school buildings through improvements to ventilation and...

A group of leading scientists recently cautioned school systems and municipalities against adopting unproven air cleaning equipment and avoid wasting valuable emergency COVID relief aid dollars installing it within school facilities. "None of the $176 billion approved over the last several months by the Federal...