The use of UVC technology for sterilization and disinfection has been in mainstream use since the 1950s in medical sanitization and large-scale water sterilization application. These applications use mercury lamps to generate light with a wavelength of 253.7nm. This has a germicidal effect that disrupts the DNA of bacteria, effectively killing them by stopping them reproducing. UVC provides an effective, safe, and chemical-free method of sterilization….

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