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Santa Ana charter school adds LED antimicrobial lights to buses to help battle COVID-19

Santa Ana, CA (KABC)-Charter School is working to equip buses with LED antibacterial lights that may help fight COVID-19.

Itzel Saldana says that when infected with COVID-19, the body became weak and lost the sense of smell. But she still doesn’t know if she wants to be vaccinated.

“I’m just scared. You know what happens if something happens,” Sardana said.

She said she was happy to hear that her school was looking for ways to help protect her from the virus.

Vista Global Academies has antibacterial LED lights on two buses.

Principal Colin Felch said on Monday that one of the buses was ready to go and both would be set up by the first day of school on August 9.

The light manufacturing company is based in New York Vyv.

Kristin May, Vyv’s Chief Commercial Operations Officer, said the technology kills surface bacteria and a variety of viruses, including flu, colds, and coronaviruses.

“Our lighting system kills COVID-19 and other viruses present on the surface as our children, our staff, begin to interact with their surface,” May says. I did.

Testing is underway to see if Wright can fight the aerial virus, but May said the system is safe.

“It has been tested and certified for continuous and unlimited use, which means you can live, work and play in the light at any time, without exposure restrictions or safety concerns,” May said. increase.

May said it’s already in use at companies like Delta Air Lines, California State University, California State University, and schools in Denver, but this charter school is the first primary school in Southern California.

“We want to keep our students safe, so we’re ahead of the curve when it comes to safety, rather than responding to one or several incidents,” Felch said.

“It’s good that they get rid of the virus and keep it so that no one gets sick,” Saldana said.

Ultimately, according to Felch, the goal was to illuminate these lights on the high-five surface of the entire school.

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