Air Force Base Finds Creative Way to Disinfect Classrooms

Air Force Base Finds Creative Way to Disinfect Classrooms

The 17th Civil Engineer Squadron at Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, is employing a different way of efficiently disinfecting the classrooms on base — a fog machine.

Taking extra precautions for their own safety, CE members Omar Martinez and Walter Miller enter the school-age program and Child Development Center classrooms and use fog machines to deploy a mist of disinfectant to all of the surface areas within the building.

This disinfectant mist is safe to breathe and be around while it is being distributed. There is a suggested re-entry time of 20 minutes, which allows the chemical to bond to any germs and kill them.
 

Read the full article on Defense.gov

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