Air Disinfection News

  • Sterile wastewater treatment with vacuum distillation

    Hygiene requirements are growing increasingly strict in many sectors, and the treatment of industrial wastewater is no exception. The vacuum distillation process in particular has to deal with the question of sterile treatment and subsequent storage of water obtained from the process. The mere possibility of reintroducing wastewater into the production process makes it imperative to prevent ...


    By H2O GmbH

  • Antimicrobial Resistance, Environmental Pathogens and Confirming Surface Disinfection Procedures in Puerto Rico

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) defines antimicrobial resistance (AMR) as the ability of microbes to resist the effects of drugs – that is, the germs are not killed, and their growth is not stopped. These pathogens can be found in the environment in the air, water, soil and on surfaces, as well as in or on people and animals. Unfortunately, all types of ...


    By Zimmetry Environmental

  • Environmental Surface Cleaning and Disinfecting for MRSA in the General Community Discussed in New Video

    Today, the IAQ Video Network and Cochrane & Associates announced the release of their latest educational video.  Their newest production discusses Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) and information provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) about environmental surface cleaning and ...


    By Cochrane & Associates, LLC

  • Webinar 12th January - Drinking water treatment using Air Strippers

    About this webinar Learn how air strippers are being used to remove contaminants like chlorinated solvents, disinfection by products (DBPs/ THMs) and dissolved gases at drinking water treatment facilities (DWPs).  The principles behind the air stripping process are introduced and several types of stripping methods are discussed.  The unique advantages of sliding tray air ...


    By QED Environmental Systems

  • STERIS discusses the importance of environmental monitoring of sterilant vapors in the SPD

    STERIS Corporation, a major manufacturer of low-temperature sterilizers, wrote a new CHL Self-Study Lesson Plan in the January/February issue of Communique on pg. 27 titled, “Safety in Central Service: Management Responsibility”. In this lesson plan they review three different learning objectives including: ...


    By ChemDAQ, Inc.

  • Start 2017 with cleaner air

    While most health professionals agree that poor indoor air quality is a major issue for people suffering from respiratory illnesses, the truth is even healthy people are negatively affected. Children and babies are  ...


    By Better Air LLC

  • Is Legionella Lurking in Hot Tubs and Other Water Sources in Puerto Rico?

    Legionellais a type of bacteria that are found naturally in the environment, especially in warm water, that can cause a life-threatening form of pneumonia known as Legionnaires’ disease. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that between 8,000 and 18,000 people are hospitalized with Legionnaires’ disease each year in the United States.   People get ...


    By Cochrane & Associates, LLC

  • Identifying Superbugs in New York Hospitals and Healthcare Environments

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that on any given day, about 1 in 25 hospital patients has at least one healthcare-associated infection (HAI). Healthcare-associated infections are those infections that patients acquire during the course of receiving treatment for other conditions.   A number of ...


    By Cochrane & Associates, LLC

  • Researchers Find Leakage Problems with Hydrogen Peroxide Sterilizers

    An investigation of hydrogen peroxide vapor leakage from hydrogen peroxide sterilizers was recently conducted in Japan in response to reports of eye and throat irritation from workers and even chemical indicator color changes before sterilization. The sterilizers included several models of Sterrad sterilizer from Advanced Sterilization Products, treat and the V-Pro1 from ...


    By ChemDAQ, Inc.

  • Over-the-counter` disinfection – a treat for the eyes and nose

    The superior technical upgrade! ProMinent has further developed its tried and tested Dulcodes product range and is now launching Dulcodes MP, a new UV system for flows of up to 569 m3/h. It comes with powerful medium-pressure lamps for optimum use of energy and a manual stage switch for adaptation to the capacity requirement. Dulcodes MP therefore ensures efficient photochemical breakdown ...

  • ProMinent at interbad 2016: New UV system – reliable disinfection without the use of chemicals

    ProMinent has further developed its tried-and-tested UV systems and at interbad in Stuttgart on 27 - 30 September 2016, at stand D70 in Hall 3, it will be showcasing the result: the Dulcodes MP, designed for a flow of up to 569 m3/h. The system is more compact than its predecessor and offers more functionality and efficient breakdown of combined chlorine. The Dulcodes MP comes with powerful ...

  • Attending WEFTEC? Here are some tips to get the most `Bang for your Buck`

    Each year every business tries to figure out how to spend the least amount of money to produce the greatest results, always thinking about the bottom line and how they can get “the most bang for their buck”. A phrase that has been used by a former president of the United States. WEFTEC is ...


    By IPM Systems, LLC

  • AquiSense Moves in to New Production Facility

    Our sales & operations team recently moved into a larger facility to enable manufacturing ramp-up. The change happened at the perfect time with our staff increase and demand for PearlAqua units. We are excited about the change and determined to meet the increasing demand for UV-C LED disinfection applications.  AquiSense Technologies is the global leader in UV-C LED ...


    By AquiSense Technologies

  • ATEX UV disinfection for explosive atmospheres & hazardous areas

    From drilling decks and accommodation platforms, to upstream refineries, many oil, gas and petrochemical installations now require equipment to be installed in hazardous areas and ATEX classified zones.  Explosive atmospheres can be caused by any number of flammable gases, mists, vapours and combustible dusts.  When a sufficient quantity of hazardous material is mixed with air, all that ...


    By atg UV Technology

  • ATEX UV Disinfection for Explosive Atmospheres & Hazardous Areas

    From drilling decks and accommodation platforms, to upstream refineries, many oil, gas and petrochemical installations now require equipment to be installed in hazardous areas and ATEX classified zones. Explosive atmospheres can be caused by any number of flammable gases, mists, vapours and combustible dusts. When a sufficient quantity of hazardous material is mixed with air, all that is needed ...


    By atg UV Technology

  • UV-C air treatment system reduces infectious bacteria in the air on a continuous basis

    The patented Health Risk Management System (HRMS) complements infection control programs by reducing infectious bacteria in the air at room level. The system, manufactured by American Green Technology, combines the proven disinfection technology of UV-C above a standard ceiling light. The HRMS is an "always on" system, minimizing airborne bacteria on a continuous basis while reducing the level of ...

  • Pharma Expo...The Processing & Packaging Event for Pharmaceutical Manufacturers

    Committed to the clean air initiatives of pharmaceutical companies, Anguil will be at Pharma Expo this November to meet with professionals about the latest emission control systems and strategies being used in this industry. Co-located with Pack Expo, it is evident that this event is truly a processing and packaging conference which is vital to ...

  • New Bowie Dick test from Ebro for traceable results

    The new EBI-16 electronic Bowie and Dick test from Ebro in Germany, means an end to awkward papers and a future with a traceable record of each test performed. Traditionally the Bowie Dick test relies on wrapped packets of textiles with a colour indicating paper at the centre, which must then be interpreted and recorded ...


    By Camlab Limited

  • MagneGas Featured CEO Interview Airs On Bloomberg Television

    MagneGas Corporation ("MagneGas" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: MNGA), a leading waste-to-energy technology company that counts among its inventions a patented process that converts liquid waste into MagneGas2 fuel, announced today that it is being featured on the CEO Clips television series that will air on Bloomberg TV, The Documentary Channel and other leading business and financial outlets ...


    By MagneGas Corporation

  • Northampton Leisure Goes Ultraviolet

    Northampton Leisure Trust has recently introduced a UV disinfection system in its flagship swimming pool at Danes Camp Leisure Centre. The Trust have been so impressed with the system that they are hoping to invest in UV technology for other pools in the area over the next couple of years. Ian Redfern, managing director of Northampton Leisure Trust said: “The system is the first that we ...


    By atg UV Technology

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