UV light technology gets business boom as COVID-19 killer – WTHR

Next month, in a meeting through the Indiana Sheriff’s Association, several counties will get a firsthand look at UV-C disinfection machines.

JOHNSON COUNTY, Ind. — Technology that’s been used to kill germs for 100 years, is getting a lot of renewed interest right now by restaurants, gyms doctors offices and jails.

Ultraviolet light is known to kill viruses.

It was first widely used to wipe out tuberculosis outbreaks in the early 1900’s.