UV-C Seed Disinfection

The applications of UV-C light for seeds are many and varied. Three main applications can be identified along the agricultural processes: Seed disinfection, disinfection of plants and germinating leagues in the field, disinfection of fruits and vegetables after harvest.

Advantages of UV-C

  • Disinfection up to 99.9%
  • No use of chemicals
  • 100% ecological
  • Very effective and fast disinfection method
  • Can be installed on existing conveyor belt
  • Also available as complete solution with conveyor belt
  • Low maintenance
  • Low energy costs
  • No microorganisms on packaging and products
  • Increase of shelf life
  • Product properties and consistency remain unchanged during disinfection
  • Improvement of germination capacity
  • No negative influence on product quality
  • Consistency of the product remains unchanged
  • No introduction of contaminated seed
  • Increase of seed quality