LG Electronics' UV Automatic Disinfection Robot Debuts At 2020 Korea International Electronics Show

- Jan 03, 2021-

Following products such as UV LED refrigerators, water purifiers, washing machines, mask-type air purifiers, LG Electronics has launched an automatic disinfection robot using UVC technology, and the UV product lineup continues to grow.


According to foreign media reports, LG Electronics exhibited a UVC automatic killing robot CLOi at the 2020 Korea International Electronics Show (KES2020, 12/9-12/11), 1.6 meters high, and installed with a deep ultraviolet lamp. panel.


According to the introduction, the CLOi UVC killing robot can effectively kill 99.9% of Escherichia coli and Staphylococcus within a radius of one meter. And, with autonomous driving technology, this robot can easily bypass obstacles.


It is reported that in addition to this robot using UVC technology, LG Electronics is also developing another robot that can spray disinfectant.


Since the beginning of this year, there have been a wide variety of ultraviolet automatic disinfection robots. For example, the American disinfection service company Xenex also launched the ultraviolet robot LightStrike, which is said to be able to kill 99.9% of the new crown virus by irradiating it within one meter for 2 minutes.