About Odor Removal with Ozone... how it works
Ozone is created in nature by lightning and can be smelled after a storm. It is one of nature's most powerful oxidizers.
How does Ozone Odor removal work?
Ozone kills bacteria and Odors by rupturing the cell wall of the offending organism. While Ozone is very powerful, it has a very short life cycle. When it is faced with odors the extra atom of oxygen destroys them completely by oxidation.
Quick facts about Ozone Odor Removal
Ozone occurs commonly in nature as a result of lightning strikes during thunderstorms. The "fresh, clean, spring rain "smell that we notice after a storm results from natures creation of Ozone. Ozone is the strongest available sterilizer known to man, yet it is safe because it is made up completely of simple oxygen, and completely reverts back to breathable oxygen in a relatively short time. Ozone acts 3000 times faster than chlorine as a bactericide and it is the strongest oxidant commercially available for air treatment.