Reducing the Risk of Aerosolized Spread of COVID is Critical to Both Businesses and Schools

Purifan BlogReducing the Risk of Aerosolized Spread of COVID is Critical to Both Businesses and Schools Back to the Blog ← Poor Air Quality in Classrooms is Costing Medicaid Billions Purifan Introduces New Purifan Certified UVC Germicidal Light Equipped Air Filter That Quickly Removes and Kills Viruses in Captured Aerosolized Droplets WICHITA, Kansas, September 21, 2020 – Purifan’s product was invented and patented by a teacher, Paul Fiacco, in 1998, in Derby, Kansas. Little did he know he might be inventing a product that could make school classrooms, businesses, retail stores, offices and dining areas much safer during a pandemic. Sadly, Paul Fiacco died in a drowning accident in 2008 at age 67. Purifans were installed in school classrooms starting in 2005, and the teachers and students saw a major impact on their health in a classroom with Purifans. Many of the top pandemic experts have stated that airborne spread of COVID19 is a major risk in rooms where people have to inhale and exhale the same air. Purifan announced a new optional upgrade package that adds a Purifan Certified UVC Germicidal Light Kit to kill viruses quickly when aerosolized droplets are captured in the five- stage filter system. Purifan’s Ceiling Mounted Air Filtration Systems have been removing tiny particles and smoke from the room air since 1998. Over 50,000 have been installed, mostly through customer referrals. Upgraded with a UVC 253.7 nanometer Germicidal light, the Purifan kills any live viruses, bacteria or germs in a few minutes of exposure. Many scientists and research groups have published studies that report COVID19 can also be spread in public places, by...