Cagliari first European airport to install new UV-C surface disinfection systemChristian Fernsby ▼ | March 26, 2020
Cagliari Airport has become the first European Airport to introduce a new ultraviolet surface disinfection system.
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Italy is currently at the forefront of the battle to defeat the coronavirus epidemic and the airport said it is running the new system in conjunction with its normal cleaning procedures.
A Cagliari press release said the UV-C disinfection technology also has the advantage of being environmentally friendly because it does not use any chemicals.
The first device was installed on March 25, while a second, which will sanitise passenger luggage trolleys, plus wheelchairs used in the airport’s Sala Amica passenger assistance area, will be introduced during week commencing March 30. ■