PANASONIC Manufacturing Philippines Company (PMPC) lately launched a window-type inverter air conditioner outfitted with its proprietary nanoe X know-how, which, in accordance with the corporate, protects towards coronavirus illness 2019 (COVID-19), viruses, and indoor pollution.
“We’ve discovered that the effectiveness of nanoe X know-how towards COVID-19 with mutated RNA or spike proteins stays unchanged,” stated Francis Serrato, communications and product planning supervisor of Panasonic Air-Conditioning Philippines, on the digital product launch. “It’s nonetheless efficient.”
The brand new mannequin is appropriate for residence use, corresponding to within the bed room or the lounge.
Verified as having an inhibitory impact on the novel coronavirus, nanoe X know-how was examined in analysis institutes corresponding to Texcell in Paris, France. In Osaka Prefecture College in Osaka, Japan, nanoe X inhibited 99.7% of novel coronavirus exercise in small, 45-liter take a look at areas, stated Masaru Toyota, chief government officer and president of Panasonic Air-Conditioning Philippines.
The nanoe X air conditioner collects moisture within the air and applies voltage to it to supply hydroxyl radicals, that are pure oxidizing brokers, stated Mr. Serrato.
“Hydroxyl radicals are literally good, and so they happen naturally within the atmosphere. They purify the air,” stated Dr. Rontgene M. Solante, chief of grownup infectious ailments and tropical medication at San Lazaro Hospital, which is provided with nanoe X air conditioners.
Nonetheless, this doesn’t imply that the equipment ensures security from an infection. Dr. Camilo C. Roa, Jr., a pulmonologist on the Manila Medical doctors Hospital who additionally makes use of a Panasonic air conditioner in his workplace, stated: “Vaccination is mostly a should. This nanoe X is solely environmental management — it can add a layer of safety, however we can not depend on only one layer of safety.” — B. H. Lacsamana