The Pulsed Light Experts
XENON has been developing innovative applications for Pulsed Light technology for over 50 years—evolving and perfecting the technology which has led to a host of innovations and patented breakthroughs.
FOOD SAFETY &
A Ray of Hope During the Covid-19 CRISIS
XENON has been on the front lines in the battle against Covid-19. Our Pulsed Light technology has been proven effective in the destruction of the coronavirus and we’re working with our partners every day to deliver safe and effective disinfection solutions to the world.
About Pulsed Light
What is Pulsed Light?
Pulsed Light is high-energy light delivered in fractions of a second. It’s a simple concept with profound ramifications because of its ability to produce megawatt of peak power while generating very little heat.
How is Pulsed Light Used?
Pulsed Light has been proven to be effective in many applications where high energy is needed to create a chemical change in a target, but where high temperatures would damage critical materials involved.
The next decade will be full of advancements in food safety, with technology innovation driving new procedures to prevent contamination outbreaks. At least, that’s the goal of the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the U.S. Food & Drug Administration, as these key government agencies are calling for more research into food safety. Recently, The USDA’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) developed a listing of the top food safety areas of interest. Specifically, the USDA is calling to “Modernize Inspection Systems, Policies, and the Use of Scientific Approaches,” and to improve in...