CENTERVILLE, Mass., Feb 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- UV Flu Technologies, Inc. (OTCQB: UVFT) (the "Company") announced today there is good news for those living in the 47 states that are reporting widespread flu activity. UVFLU has developed the only pure UV based, FDA-cleared, class 2 medical device for fighting airborne infection and is now offering it to consumers. The Company has spent millions of dollars developing this unit and in the past has sold the unit mostly to hospitals and other medical facilities.
The Company has just launched a Groupon with special pricing during the current flu outbreak, which can be taken advantage of by visiting http://www.groupon.com/deals/gg-air-purification-system We felt Groupon was the perfect Company to help with the consumer launch given their huge marketing and logistics capability.
The Viratech UV-400 is an FDA Cleared Class II Medical Device for killing over 99% of airborne bacteria, along with a host of other contaminants, including odors, smoke, and toxic chemicals, with every pass, in rooms up to 800 sq. feet. The device is unique in that it uses germicidal ultra violet light to actually kill organic contaminants, versus typical air purifiers which only "trap" contaminants.
This year's flu season is now in full swing and hitting earlier and stronger than anytime in the past decade, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)." Reports of Influenza-like-illness (ILI), are nearing what have been peak levels during moderately severe seasons, according to Dr. Joe Bresee , Chief of Epidemiology and Prevention Branch in CDC's Influenza Division. "While influenza vaccination offers the best protection we have against influenza, it's still possible that some people may become ill despite being vaccinated."
People who are most susceptib
|SOURCE UV Flu Technologies, Inc.|
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