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When to Change UV Lights in HVAC Systems

May 18, 2017 |

Most UV C lamps for commercial HVAC systems or disinfection towers are modified T5 flourescent lamps.  The modifications are significant, but that still doesn't cahnge a lot of the questions about how long you can go between changes.  Most T5s are rated to last 20,000 ...

The Truth About Replacement UV Bulbs

March 20, 2017 |

There are only a handful of UVC lamp manufacturers, yet there is a rapidly increasing number of manufacturers of equipment using uv light for sterilization, disinfection, air purification, and HVAC coil irradiation.  Each of these folks want you to get the replacement ...

UVC Light - What's In It For Me?

March 16, 2017 |

With the coverage and interest in UVC light growing in Hospitals, Schools, and other Commercial Buildings, we are often asked the following: "This UVC light stuff looks good, but what's in it for me?"  or "Why would I spend the time and money installing a UVC light ...

Top 5 Reasons UVC Light Installs Are Booming

March 10, 2017 |

UV Light isn't a new technology, but it is experiancing tremendous growth as the costs to implement UV disinfection systems is rapidly decreasing and more industry and acedemic organizations are promoting the benefits of UV lights in commercial buildings like ...

UVC Top 5 Common Myths

February 23, 2017 |

When an industry is new, or when and old industry experiances a boom there are many compaines that try to jump in for the ride.  This creates a lot of people talking about htings they really don't know anything about in order to earn some sales, and if the conditions ...

UVGI Coil Irradiation & Energy Savings

February 22, 2017 |

UVGI Coil Irradiation using UV lights has been around since 1996, and has been gaining popularity due to the staggering energy savings and reduced installation costs.  With new technology, fixtures, and more installations the inital, installation, and operation costs ...

UV Air Disinfection

February 21, 2017 |

UVC light was discovered to have germicidal and disinfection capability in the late 1800's, and the application of UV air disinfection started in the 1920's to combat the spread of Tuberculosis and Measels.  In parts of the world that still have high instances of TB ...

UVC Light & Coil Cleaning

February 20, 2017 |

It was 1996 when UVC light was filrst installed in an HVAC air handling unit as a method to have 24x7 coil cleaning.  Since then this application has become widesread and is even a standard item in the GSA new construction specification.  Now with widespread ...

What Is Ultraviolet C (UVC)?

February 17, 2017 |

One of the most comon requestes we get when discussing applications of UVC light in commercial buildings, healthcare facilities, and educational facilities is to define UVC.  This makes sense as it would be difficult to understand the applications and why you would ...

What is UVC light's most common applications

February 15, 2017 |

UV light sterilization, also called Ultraviolet Germicidal Irradition or UVGI, is not a new technology and has proven itself to offer substantial benefits when used for coil irradiation, air disinfection, and surface decontamination.  It has become so clear that ...