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Special Radiation Can Kill Covid-19 and Polio Virus, Israeli Study Shows

Special Radiation Can Kill Covid-19 and Polio Virus, Israeli Study Shows

From: Jerusalem Post

A special form of radiation known as millimeter waves can kill 99% of corona and polioviruses from surfaces within two seconds, new research from scientists at Ariel University has shown. The results can have important implications on how to disinfect environments and equipment in a fast and efficient way.

“Our laboratory focuses on electromagnetic radiation sources,” said Prof. Moshe Einat from the Department of Electrical Engineering, and a co-author of the study recently published in the journal Environmental Chemistry Letters. 

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