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Medical Illumination Acquires VidaShield Line of Air Purification Systems from American Green Technology (AGT)

April 17, 2019

UV24 / VidaShield product now to be manufactured at Medical Illumination’s California facility

April 17, 2019  San Fernando, CA – Surgical and examination lighting manufacturer Medical Illumination has announced the completion of its purchase of the Vidashield product line from American Green Technology, formerly based in South Bend, Indiana. Medical Illumination previously partnered with AGT to provide its landmark UV24 overhead air purification system (also known as VidashieldTM in selected markets).

Medical Illumination will now be the owner and exclusive manufacturer of the patented technology that continuously provides, in occupied or unoccupied spaces, UV-treated air, shown to reduce up to 99.9% of airborne pathogens affecting humans and animals.

“We are very excited to have secured the future of the UV24/Vidashield product line.  This acquisition allows us to strengthen our commitment to the products and to expand the areas where this important technology is utilized.  We have believed strongly in the products and the benefits that around-the-clock air purification provides in reducing harmful pathogens, and are looking forward to bringing these benefits to a wider audience” said Alan Kiviat, President of Medical Illumination.

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