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 &
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.
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.
Dr. Josh Cassar has been researching Pulsed Light’s application in food safety for years, with one project in particular receiving a significant amount of attention: Pulsed Light processing of chicken eggs. Dr. Cassar earned his PhD at Penn State, and there has received international attention. His study of chicken eggs found that Pulsed Light is an effective alternative to the traditional antimicrobial technology used in the poultry industry. His research has been picked up by industry publications around the world. Why all of the buzz about chicken eggs? The fact is that around 9% of all...