COVID-19 has brought a new spotlight to a tool relatively unused in many industries: UV energy.
Scientists have known about the disinfection powers of UV-C for decades. Hospitals and healthcare settings have used UV products for years. A scientist from Columbia University recently proved that UV-C wavelengths can inactive COVID-19 in laboratory settings. There is solid evidence behind the UV technology.
But what products should you trust? Which ones really work? And are they all safe?