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Application Notes

AN001 - Environmental Health and Safety for Crystal IS UVC Diodes

Proper use of Klaran LEDs with respect to Environmental Health and Safety, including precautions for working with UV light sources.

Klaran UVC LEDs

By Klaran

As irradiation sources, UVC LEDs require some precautions to ensure safe usage. This application note outlines general practices and precautions most often recommended for UV irradiation sources, including information regarding the effects of UV radiation on eyes and skin. While not meant to be an exhaustive review on the topic, this application note provides a basic foundation for safely working with UVC LEDs.