Category: Science

Far-Ultraviolet Light in Public Spaces to Fight Pandemic is a Good Idea but Premature

Also posted here on LessWrong. Tl;dr: Far-ultraviolet light has potential as a human-safe germicide, but its safety is not established. In particular, evidence that it is not carcinogenic exists for only one of two mechanisms for ultraviolet carcinogenicity. In addition, use of far-ultraviolet light in public spaces to prevent the spread of SARS-COV-2 or other

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