Accession Number:

AD1110390

Title:

Use of Ultraviolet Germicidal Irradiation (UVGI) for COVID-19 Decontamination Purposes

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report,04 May 2020,05 May 2020

Corporate Author:

711 Human Performance Wing Wright-Patterson AFB United States

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2020-05-03

Pagination or Media Count:

8.0

Abstract:

This document was crafted in response to multiple inquiries regarding the use of Ultraviolet Germicidal Irradiation UVGI for decontamination and includes general information on the use of UVGI. More specifically, this document includes detailed responses for two specific areas of concern that have been of interest in the DoD, decontamination and reuse of filtering facepiece respirators and the use of UVGI to disinfect an occupied space.

Subject Categories:

  • Microbiology
  • Medicine and Medical Research
  • Life Support Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE