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1. (WO2016057881) CLEAN AIR PILLOW

Pub. No.:    WO/2016/057881    International Application No.:    PCT/US2015/054859
Publication Date: Fri Apr 15 01:59:59 CEST 2016 International Filing Date: Sat Oct 10 01:59:59 CEST 2015
IPC: A47G 9/10
A62B 7/10
B64D 25/00
Applicants: THE JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY
Inventors: SHIMANO, Melanie
CHEN, Weitong
HU, Jason
Title: CLEAN AIR PILLOW
Abstract:
The present invention is directed to a clean air pillow having a "U" shape that sterilizes the user's breathing air. The pillow includes a system of germicidal technology inside of a traditional travel style neck pillow, in order to help prevent the spread of pathogens in close travel quarters. The clean air pillow can kill bacteria at a rate of 99.998% and viruses at a rate of 99.999%. The clean air pillow uses UVGI and TiO2 to sterilize the user's breathing air.