PRLog - Sep. 21, 2010 - PEORIA, Ariz. -- Whooping cough, also known as pertussis, is a highly contagious bacterial disease that causes violent coughing. This month, California health officials reported an epidemic of whopping cough that has already claimed the lives of 9 children and caused over 4,000 cases. Nationwide there have been 11,466 reported cases according to the Centers for Disease Prevention and Control (CDC).
Other deadly bacteria were reported in a recent article in USA Today entitled “Drug-resistant ‘superbugs’
UltraViolet Devices, Inc. (UVDI), a leading provider of advanced ultraviolet (UV) disinfection products for air and surfaces, has designed products to specifically eliminate threats from pathogens found in hospitals, schools and other indoor environments.
“Properly applied ultraviolet germicidal irradiation (UVGI) can reduce threats from infectious diseases such as whooping cough and the ‘superbugs’
To learn more about UV technology please visit http://www.UVDI.com, email info@UVDI.com or call (877) 787-3882.
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About UltraViolet Devices, Inc.
UVDI is a leading manufacturer and supplier of UV-C products for air, surface and water disinfection. Under the ALTRU-V® brand, UVDI markets a full line of products for the HVACR market designed to reduce energy consumption and lower maintenance costs while delivering cleaner, healthier air. Under UVDI’s Sparks Technology™ brand, the company markets gas phase filtration products for use in commercial and industrial applications worldwide.