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UVC-BAK dual disinfection heralds a new age of infection control

Via Health Europa, Dr. David McCanna and Dr. Jacob Sivak talk to HEQ about how UVC can change the face of disinfection and its environmental impact. Following the outbreak of COVID-19 the disinfectant industry has seen a boom. Between 2019 and 2020, its value grew by $220 million as businesses and consumers increased their use of cleaning products in an effort to tackle the outbreak.1 However, the long term environmental effects of the chemical elements used in disinfectants may be equally costly, with novel research indicating that UVC technology may potentially be able to leverage those dangers. Benzalkonium chloride (BAK)…
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