The Future of Hotels: Can light be used as a sustainable disinfectant?

The most valuable asset of a company is the health and safety of its people. During these challenging times, preventing the spread of germs has become a vital part of the building development strategy. More attention is being paid to the environmental conditions in which we operate, the usage of things, the circulation in spaces and healthContinue reading “The Future of Hotels: Can light be used as a sustainable disinfectant?”

Impact of Epidemics and Pandemics on Hospitality

https://hotelintel.co/impact-of-epidemics-and-pandemics-on-hospitality/ (Editor: Article is a bit dated, from March 2020, but still very relevant. It recommends:) Formalize containment strategies addressing safety/health, revenue, and expenses/ cost containment measures. Monitor the situation and keep owners/shareholders informed, especially in case of needing funds to operate. Have a plan B, and be prepared for the worst-case scenario. Waive cancellationContinue reading “Impact of Epidemics and Pandemics on Hospitality”

This is everywhere you should be sanitizing in your hotel

https://www.washingtonpost.com/travel/tips/hotels-clean-covid/ By Natalie B. ComptonOctober 3, 2020 Hotels around the world have scrambled to implement new cleaning and sanitization protocols since the World Health Organization declared the novel coronavirus outbreak a pandemic in March. They brought in expert consultants and “hospital-grade” disinfectants, installed hand-sanitizing stations and plexiglass barriers at front desks, and required guests and staff to wear face masks.Continue reading “This is everywhere you should be sanitizing in your hotel”

Hospitality 2.0: Hotel Sogo’s innovation amid new normal

UVC Disinfection Hotel Sogo is also implementing ultraviolet light technology for sanitizing cash registers, keycard cases, elevator buttons, and its ceiling, room door handles, as well as in food preparation for an enhanced cleaning and disinfection processes. With the use of UVC-light for disinfection, you are safe to stay at any Hotel Sogo branches asContinue reading “Hospitality 2.0: Hotel Sogo’s innovation amid new normal”

COVID-19 Decontamination: How to Harness UV-C Light to Disinfect Facilities

Ultraviolet germicidal irradiation is a tried-and-true disinfection technique. But caution is required for use in facilities. Here’s what you need to know. https://www.facilitiesnet.com/lighting/article/COVID19-Decontamination-How-to-Harness-UVC-Light-to-Disinfect-Facilities–19109 Difficult challenges caused by the COVID-19 pandemic have been the order of the day in 2020. However, current circumstances are spurring the innovation of therapies and techniques that are changing global approachesContinue reading “COVID-19 Decontamination: How to Harness UV-C Light to Disinfect Facilities”

COVID-19 and UV Disinfection: What to Know

Buildings Industry News | 12/11/2020 Types of UV Systems and How They Work (Photo: Upper-air or upper-room UV systems use convection or mechanical air currents to lift air to the ceiling, where UV fixtures destroy infectious agents that may be carried in droplets suspended in the air.​ Credit: UV Resources) https://www.buildings.com/articles/42625/covid19-uv-disinfection