Ultraviolet (UV) light air purification systems are a popular option among consumers who want cleaner and healthier indoor air. Jackson Plumbing, Heating and Air Conditioning’s clean air specialists can provide you with cleaner air with the installation of UV light purification systems and/or other air purifiers.
UV light purification is installed in the home’s heating and air conditioning system, where the UV light destroys microorganisms and allergens as contaminated air flows through the system. UV light purification has long been used in medical facilities for its abilities to destroy bacteria and viruses.
UV light purification is commonly used in combination with other air filtration systems. UV purification adds the component of destroying 99.9% of the germs that circulate throughout the home. When used in conjunction with other systems, especially HEPA filters, a higher level of clean air is achieved for the cleanest air possible.
Numerous studies have proven the effectiveness of UV Light Purification. The results of numerous studies include:
- Researchers from Duke University in 2012 conducted tests on 50 hospital rooms where UV light purification reduced the number of drug resistant bacteria by over 97%.
- UV light purification installation with heavy fungal contamination in commercial air handlers showed a significant reduction in fungal levels after 4 months of operation, while the control units in the study remained unchanged.
- Research indicates UV Light Purification prevent the growth of algae in condensate drains.
- Humid environments increase the effectiveness of UV Light Purification.
Contact Jackson Plumbing Heating and Air Conditioning to learn how our air quality experts can help provide your home with clean, healthy air. Our certified technicians offer UV light air purification systems installed in your heating and air conditioning system, and other effective solutions for cleaner air. Our technicians offer the expertise to ensure professional quality in all aspects your HVAC needs.