Germ Guardian UV-C Pluggable Air Sanitizer
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Features: UV-C Technology Kills 99.9 percent of targeted airborne germs including: Destroys odors from Smoke, Cooking, Mildew, Pets and more 1-year limited warranty Kills Airborne Mold Spores and other allergens Product efficacy is tested and proven by the Harvard School of Public Health and independent third-party laboratories. Product Information:
The Germ Guardian UV-C pluggable air sanitizer harnesses the power of naturally occurring UV-C light technology making it a safe way to kill germs without the use of chemicals. UV-C light is the same technology hospitals use to sanitize. Ideal for small rooms like the bathroom or bedroom, just plug it in to a wall socket to destroy germs and odors.
Construction: Plastic and aluminum Power: Plug Working Weight: less than 16 oz. Air Processing: 450 cubic feet per hour Efficacy: 99% kill rate is proven by tests performed by independent third-party laboratory testing Bulb: 3.5 watt ultraviolet-c light bulb Bulb Life: Approximately 4, 000 hours Special Features: Germ and Odor Elimination Noise Level: Quiet Warranty: 1-year limited warranty Dimensions: Length: 3 inches Width: 3 inches Height: 8 inches Condition: New UPC: 895916001124 Dimensions: Length: 3IN Width: 3IN Height: 8IN Item Weight: 1lb Shipping Weight: 2lb Mfr Warranty: 1
This item will be shipped from the manufacturer and is not one we carry in stock. Please contact us for availability, as we cannot always guarantee order fulfillment.What is UV-C?
UV-C is part of the Ultra-violet light spectrum that is filtered out by the earth's atmosphere. The 'C' stands for the particular frequency of UV light that kills germs. Why is UV-C so effective at destroying germs? UV-C light is highly effective at penetrating thin-walled germs like viruses and bacteria. The light alters the genetic structure of the germ and kills it. Is UV-C harmful? Prolonged exposure (i.e. eight hours) to UV-C light can create eye irritations. Is this new technology? No. UV-C has been used to kill germs for almost 100 years. The first usage was in France in 1909 to disinfect their water system. This technology is still used today in hospitals, commercial buildings and custom homes to kill germs. UV-C Pluggable Air Sanitizer How big is the product? The Germ Guardian is eight-inches tall and weighs less than sixteen ounces Is the product expensive to operate? No. The UV-C bulb uses less energy than a standard light bulb. How long will the bulb last? The UV-C bulb will last between 4000 and 5000 hours. Will I need to replace the bulb? Yes, after 4,000 hours the bulb will lose approximately 15% of its efficiency. To maintain optimum performance it is recommended to change the bulb. How do I know when I need to change my bulb? The bulb will flicker or change colors. That is an indication that the bulb is failing and needs to be replaced. Why Doesn't the Germ Guardian emit ozone? The type of UV-C bulb used in the Germ Guardian is a special one that does not emit ozone out of the product. How long is the warranty? The Germ Guardian has a 1-year limited product warranty. Does the product require regular cleaning or maintenance? The only recommended maintenance is to replace the UV-C bulb. Where should I use the product? The Germ Guardian can be used at home in an office environment, hotel rooms, doctor’s office, or anywhere indoors where there is a desire or need to sanitize germs and eliminate odors from the air. The pluggable Germ Guardian is ideal for small rooms like the bathroom or bedroom. It is also great in pet areas or next to the diaper pail in the baby’s room. The Germ Guardian is not designed for outdoor use. Is the product safe around children or pets? Yes. The Germ Guardian is as safe as any other device that uses 120V of electricity. While all children and pets are advised not to play with the unit there are no additional safety risks. The Germ Guardian is cool to the touch and safe around children and pets. How much does the Germ Guardian cost? At present, the Germ Guardian retails for less than $70.00. If I buy the Germ Guardian will I get sick? The purchase of a Germ Guardian does not prevent illness. Germ Guardian is designed to destroy 99 percent of targeted airborne germs and eliminate odors.