The Weekly UV Exposure
Feb 28, 2023
Join UV Can at PDC 2023!
UV Can Sanitize is proud to be exhibiting at the upcoming Pacific Dental Conference 2023! The exhibition is open Ma...
May 18, 2022
News Update | Partnership with Catoro Pets
We’re proud to announce our new partnership with another local business, Catoro Cat Café + Pet Supplies! You can now purchase our Tulip Air Purifier and filters from their location in Vancouver or from their online store. Purchasing from Catoro goes towards helping them care for and find loving homes for rescued cats.
Apr 5, 2022
How to check if a UV sanitizer is working: Guide to UV effectiveness
The global pandemic has brought new advances in the century-old technology: UVC light to disinfect viruses and bacte...
Mar 17, 2022
Tips for Preventing Cold and Flu
Find yourself getting a cold or flu too often? Eating healthy, exercising, and enough sleep can help of course, but there’s nothing but benefits in investing in UV sanitization for extra protection.
Oct 22, 2021
How to Use UV Sterilizers to Disinfect Your Salon
The beauty industry is no stranger to UV. However, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, more and more beauty salons are looking to adopt a germ-killing wavelength of UV called UV-C. When used properly, it is very effective against person-to-person transmission of COVID-19 to protect staff and customers.
Sep 3, 2021
Best Air Purifiers to Protect and Help Reopen Schools
Parents and teachers across Canada are concerned about the lack of health and safety measures for back to school. As a local Canadian company, we are proud to offer UV solutions to reduce airborne transmission. Our UV air purifiers not only filter the air but disinfect it from viruses and bacteria as well.
Aug 23, 2021
The History of Ultraviolet Germicidal Irradiation
The history and research studies on UV-C have always been closely intertwined with public health threats. This continued research has brought about the evolution of the effectiveness, accessibility, and applications of UV-C. Read more to learn about and familiarize yourself with how far we have come as an industry and key developments.
Aug 9, 2021
How to Live with Pet Allergies at Home
Allergies can be a challenge when it comes to owning or keeping a pet. The good news is that there are a variety of methods to try out in your home to alleviate as many of the symptoms as possible.
Aug 3, 2021
Do Cosmos Wall-Mounted UVC Air Purifiers Work?
UV CAN's Cosmos Wall Mount uses multiple air cleaning technologies to accomplish its goals: air filtration and disinfection. It boasts a CADR of 588 ft3/minute at max fan speed, medical-grade quality H13 HEPA filter, and seven 35W UV lamps – translation: it is an air filtration and disinfection powerhouse even for large rooms.
Jul 26, 2021
Is UVC Better Than Chemical Disinfectants?
UV disinfection complements the weaknesses of traditional chemical cleaning by reducing airborne disease transmission, the toxicity of chemical residue, and the occurrence of resistant microorganisms. UV air and surface disinfection is an incredibly effective addition to existing cleaning procedures.
Jul 19, 2021
How to Keep Wildfire Smoke Out of Your House
As the climate gets warmer, we can expect increases in the number, size, and duration of wildfires. Wildfire smoke represents a serious public health threat and the best way to protect your health is to reduce your exposure. Read our tips on how to protect yourself from smoke inhalation.
Jul 12, 2021
How does UV water purification work? Is your tap water safe to drink?
Chances are UV technology is already being used as a safe and reliable way to treat your drinking water if you live in Canada. Keep reading to learn about a few examples where UV is being used to disinfect in Canada.