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Ultra Violet-Emitting LED Lights Can Kill Novel Coronavirus, Say Scientists

18/12/2020 07:24 PM | Click to read full article

In order to disinfect a bus, train, sports hall, or plane by chemical spraying, the scientists said physical manpower is needed along with time for the chemicals to act on the surface.

"Disinfection systems based on LED bulbs, however, can be installed in the ventilation system and air conditioner, for example, and sterilise the air sucked in and then emitted into the room," Ms Mamane said.