Companies, organizations and individuals continue to attempt to lend support to the COVID-19 pandemic supply effort. We will be providing regular updates about these initiatives where necessary in an attempt to ensure that the 3D printing community is aware of what is being done, what can be done and what shouldn’t be done to provide coronavirus aid.
Because ultraviolet (UV) light can disinfect PPE and UV blood irradiation has been explored for the treatment of some diseases, including COVID-19 , U.S. President Donald Trump mentioned the possibility of using UV to treat people against the coronavirus. RadTech North America and the International Ultraviolet Association have warned against the idea of disinfecting the human body with UV light by stating the following: “We would like to inform the public that there are no protocols to advise or to permit the safe use of UV light directly on the human body […]
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