Are you risking eye and skin damage?
Its bad enough your hands are drying out from all that use of alcohol hand sanitizers. Are you putting yourself at risk of other skin and eye damage - worst skin cancer?
National Environment Agency (NEA) has taken measures and worked with major retailers to protect consumers from UVC health risks. Shopee, Amazon.sg, Lazada, Ezbuy.sg, Qoo10.sg and Carousell have been actively removing listings of UVC devices that are not safe and pose risk of exposure to UVC radiation, demonstrating their social responsibility. Members of public are advised not to purchase any UVC steriliser product that do not have safety features to prevent accidental exposure. NEA advises other physical stores and online sales platforms to follow the lead of the above mentioned retailers and refrain from selling UVC steriliser products that are unsafe for consumers.
Read the full article at:
NEA | Advisory on the Use of UVC Sterilisers in the Home