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Whether you’re considered to be a small, medium or large sized business, you have a mission, goals and a production schedule to meet. Partnering with a supplier who supports your vision with a high level of expertise, flexibility and quick turn-around time is key to growing your business. When you... Continue reading
Posted Jan 31, 2020 at LightSources, Inc.
Food irradiation has been approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) since 1963 as a safe method of eliminating foodborne pathogens and controlling spoilage. Food irradiation was first approved by the FDA to eliminate insects in flour and wheat. The FDA and USDA have since approved UV germicidal food... Continue reading
Posted Jan 29, 2020 at LightSources, Inc.
It’s that time of year when the air gets dry from the heat running constantly and people with skin conditions like eczema often experience an increase in symptoms. There are more than 30 million people in the U.S. suffer from some form of eczema, experiencing dry, itchy or scaly patches... Continue reading
Posted Jan 27, 2020 at LightSources, Inc.
Maintaining clean air in your home is important as indoor air pollution is recognized as one of the top five environmental health risks. The best way to improve the air quality of your home is to control pollutants, eliminate the source and ventilate your home with fresh air. Ventilating your... Continue reading
Posted Jan 25, 2020 at LightSources, Inc.
Commercial air quality is important as the air that we breathe day in and day out has a significant effect on our health. Maintaining a healthy workforce is critical for businesses to thrive, to meet production without unexpected illnesses and lost work time. Businesses of all types including public commercial... Continue reading
Posted Jan 22, 2020 at LightSources, Inc.
Ultraviolet (UV) radiation is a powerful energy from the sun that emits germ killing, disinfectant wavelengths. UVC germicidal lamps replicate specific wavelengths of UV radiation to provide effective and efficient sterilization in many water, surface and air disinfection applications. UVC water sterilization is utilized worldwide and is expected to increase... Continue reading
Posted Jan 20, 2020 at LightSources, Inc.
Ultraviolet (UV) air treatment systems are used worldwide in many residential, commercial and industrial processes to clean and purify the air. Many industrial applications are mandated to purify the air after producing toxins such as in rubber, plastic or textile manufacturing. Air purification systems are a recognized and approved treatment... Continue reading
Posted Dec 28, 2019 at LightSources, Inc.
All market research reports reviewed by the top market research companies show an increasing compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of anywhere from 15 to 23% for the UV disinfection lamp industry through 2026. Ultraviolet disinfection systems are big business and gaining momentum around the world with an increased awareness of... Continue reading
Posted Dec 26, 2019 at LightSources, Inc.
Medium pressure ultraviolet (MPUV) germicidal lamps and medium pressure high output (MPHO) lamps provide disinfection solutions to many surface disinfection, air purification and water sterilization applications. MPUV lamps provide many benefits to high volume water treatment processes such as in waste water treatment plants and ships’ ballast water treatment systems.... Continue reading
Posted Dec 24, 2019 at LightSources, Inc.
Ozone occurs naturally from ultraviolet light although the ozone layer filters most of the UV light emitted by the sun. Ultraviolet (UV) light refers to wavelengths emitted at frequencies higher than visible light. Ultraviolet, or beyond violet, refers to light frequencies in the range of 100 to 315 nm, whereas... Continue reading
Posted Dec 22, 2019 at LightSources, Inc.
Light therapy, also called phototherapy, is a way to treat various mood disorders and depression, specifically seasonal affective disorder (SAD). SAD commonly occurs to people that live in the northern hemisphere during fall and winter months when sunlight is significantly reduced. People that use light therapy to ease symptoms of... Continue reading
Posted Dec 18, 2019 at LightSources, Inc.
Ultraviolet (UV) sterilization is quick, effective, cost-efficient and offers many benefits over other disinfection methods. UV radiation emitted in short, UVC wavelengths, is proven effective at killing many harmful germs such as bacteria, viruses, volatile organic compounds and even harmful disease causing germs which are resistant to chlorine. UV sterilization... Continue reading
Posted Dec 16, 2019 at LightSources, Inc.
Ultraviolet (UV) radiation is emitted in various wavelengths, including UVA, UVB and UVC, with emissions in the UVC range providing highly effective germicidal properties. UVC germicidal lamps effectively eliminate threats from bacteria, viruses, fungi, mold spores and many other microorganisms by penetrating the DNA of the cells and rendering them... Continue reading
Posted Nov 28, 2019 at LightSources, Inc.
UV germicidal lamps which are designed to emit ozone provide effective and cost-efficient sterilization and deodorization. Ozone producing lamps are proven to meet strict air quality regulations in many industrial applications including removing volatile organic compounds (VOCs) and odor causing contaminants. UV germicidal lamps are used in many industrial applications... Continue reading
Posted Nov 26, 2019 at LightSources, Inc.
Ultraviolet (UV) light technology provides innovative sterilization solutions for many industries. UV light is used to sterilize air, water and surfaces in many commercial and industrial applications worldwide. UV technology is also used to produce ozone, which is a natural sanitizer and deodorizer, proven to eliminate volatile organic compounds (VOCs).... Continue reading
Posted Nov 24, 2019 at LightSources, Inc.
Ultraviolet (UV) radiation provides powerful and highly effective sterilization with no harmful byproducts or side effects. UV technology is safe and effective at sterilizing surfaces, air and water in a multitude of germicidal applications. UV technology is utilized worldwide in many water treatment applications including: Pools and spas Municipalities Water... Continue reading
Posted Nov 22, 2019 at LightSources, Inc.
Ultraviolet (UV) lamps harness the power of ultraviolet radiation which is a proven disinfectant and deodorizer. Ultraviolet, or beyond violet, is electromagnetic energy which is actually invisible to the human eye. UV light is measured in wavelengths, referred to as nanometers (nm), and falls into three basic categories of UVA,... Continue reading
Posted Nov 18, 2019 at LightSources, Inc.
It is easy to prevent illnesses from airborne diseases by cleaning and sterilizing the air we breathe with UV air purification systems. It is especially important to provide clean and sterile air in public places where people may have a compromised immune system. Many commercial properties such as hospitals, nursing... Continue reading
Posted Nov 18, 2019 at LightSources, Inc.
Phototherapy is also referred to as light therapy and is proven to be successful treating many medical conditions. Ultraviolet (UV) lamps are prescribed to patients with various ailments including many skin conditions such as acne, eczema, jaundice, vitiligo and psoriasis. Light therapy is also used to treat mood disorders such... Continue reading
Posted Oct 28, 2019 at LightSources, Inc.
OEMs large and small benefit from producing patented products, touting their own name with custom logos and colors. This improves brand awareness and contributes to gaining an increased market share. One lighting solutions partner assists manufacturers in developing their own custom, patented products and lamp prototypes. The LightSources Group is... Continue reading
Posted Oct 26, 2019 at LightSources, Inc.
An ultraviolet (UV) germicidal lamp produces ultraviolet radiation with electricity. UV radiation is proven to eliminate harmful germs, bacteria, viruses and microorganisms within seconds of exposure. UV radiation emitted at 254 nm is the most effective wavelength which instantly penetrates the DNA of these harmful cells and renders them unable... Continue reading
Posted Oct 24, 2019 at LightSources, Inc.
Ultraviolet (UV) radiation is proven in many sterilization applications to eliminate harmful contaminants from the air, water and surfaces. UVC germicidal lamps are used in air treatment systems and water purification systems in many residential, commercial and industrial environments. UV radiation is proven to instantly kill germs, bacteria and viruses... Continue reading
Posted Oct 22, 2019 at LightSources, Inc.
Ultraviolet technology is used worldwide in many types of UV air purification systems to deliver purified and sterile air. UV air purification improves the quality of air we breathe for improved health and wellness. UV technology for cleaner air is used in many residential, commercial and industrial settings. UV air... Continue reading
Posted Oct 18, 2019 at LightSources, Inc.
UV light harnesses the power of ultraviolet radiation and is proven to provide highly effective disinfection and sterilization of water, air and surfaces. UV germicidal lamps are used worldwide in air treatment systems and many water treatment applications. UV water treatment systems are used to treat drinking water in municipalities,... Continue reading
Posted Oct 14, 2019 at LightSources, Inc.
Miniature fluorescent lighting is found in many specialty applications and requires long-lasting, reliable performance. Miniature lamps can be found in many industries such as: Computer backlighting Copy, fax and scanning machines Automotive components Avionic displays Military and civilian aircraft Aerospace and space shuttle components Fluorescent signs Fluorescent lighting applications Industrial... Continue reading
Posted Sep 28, 2019 at LightSources, Inc.