Ultraviolet (UV) light is a natural disinfectant. It destroys bacteria that it comes in contact with.
Paul Jewison, president and CEO of Textile Care Services, a healthcare laundry in Rochester, Minn., has been using UV technology as a disinfectant for close to two years.
“This ultraviolet system is a game changer,” he says. “It’s overkill because the light is on continuously. It can move all around the laundry.”
However, only in recent years has the laundry industry begun to embrace the disinfecting properties of UV.
“Many other industries have been using this technology, and have for decades,” says Andrew Rupnow, founder and chairman of OMNI Solutions, which provides laundry cleaning and sanitization solutions and technologies. “It just has never been applied to the laundry industry.”
Jewison started using UV when he helped Rupnow create a system that works on tunnel washers…
Posted: March 24, 2018 – by OMNI Solutions