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International Commission on Illumination (CIE).  The CIE Position Statement on UV Radiation to Manage the Risk of COVID-19 Transmission.  5/12/20.

http://cie.co.at/publications/cie-position-statement-use-ultraviolet-uv-radiation-manage-risk-covid-19-transmission

 

Global Lighting Association.  Position Statement on Germicidal UV-C Irradiation and UV-C Safety Guidelines.  5/20.

https://www.globallightingassociation.org/images/files/publications/GLA_UV-C_Safety_Position_Statement.pdf

 

Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) Committee Report: Germicidal Ultraviolet (GUV) – Frequently Asked Questions.  4/15/20.

http://www.cooperindustries.com/content/dam/public/lighting/resources/StoryPage/guv/assets/img/2020-04-26%20published%20april%2015%20IES-CR-2-20-V1-6d.pdf

 

Illuminating Engineering Society (IES).  5/7/20.  Committee Reports and Webinar:  Germicidal UV Light.  A 4-hour review of germicidal ultraviolet light technology and applications.

https://www.ies.org/standards/committee-reports/

 

European Commission: Scientific Committee on Health, Environmental and Emerging Risks (SCHEER):  Opinion on Biological effects of UV-C radiation relevant to health with particular reference to UV-C lamps. 2/2/17.   Note: This is a particularly thorough and well-referenced report on the health effects of UV-C lamp radiation.

https://ec.europa.eu/health/sites/health/files/scientific_committees/scheer/docs/scheer_o_002.pdf

 

 

 

Terry McGowan, Dir. of Engineering

American Lighting Association

tkmcgowan@att.net

7/30/20

 

 

 

 

 

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