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UV Light Box Sanitation Guidelines

UV Light Boxes are growing in popularity and 201 KAR 14:085 - Section 14. Equipment Sanitation, outlines the regulations on proper sanitation for barbering requirement stored inside a UV Light Box. Below is a summary of the sanitation process. However, please read 201 KAR 14:085 for a full description on proper sanitation.

  • Wash the non-porous item (glass, metal or plastic) with soap and water.
  • Rinse item.
  • Immerse in or spray with EPA registered disinfectant that is bactericidal, virucidal and fungicidal for the contact time listed on the manufacturers label.
  • Rinse item again.
  • Place item in UV light box for storage until used.