In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Academy Bus will install HealthWay DFS air purification solutions on every bus to help keep passengers and employees safe
Pulaski, NY - December 21, 2020 – HealthWay Family of Brands is pleased to announce that Academy Bus will install HealthWay portable air purification units on every bus, provided through Delos. HealthWay air purifiers are currently being installed on Academy’s charter bus fleet, with plans to add air purifiers to the rest of their fleet over the next several months.
Academy Bus is headquartered in Hoboken, New Jersey, and is the largest private carrier within the state. Academy is also the largest privately owned and operated ground transportation company in the United States and has been serving the East Coast for over 40 years. They offer charter and group tour services, as well as daily commuter services. Academy is known industry-wide, for its customer service and well-maintained buses.
“Protecting the health and well-being of the riding public and our drivers is our main focus, as society continues to battle the coronavirus pandemic,” said Francis Tedesco, President and CEO of Academy Bus. “Ensuring a safe transportation environment for riders is key to re-instilling confidence in mass transit and long-haul bus service, especially as we look towards the end of the public health emergency gripping our nation. “
HealthWay DFS technology removes up to 99.99% of airborne mold, bacteria and, viruses from the air. DFS technology also removes pollutants like pollen, dust, and pet dander from the air that often cause allergies in children and adults. An additional benefit to DFS technology is that it has been proven to remove a COVID-19 size virus from the air, the results of this data show 99.987% elimination in 10 minutes of the surrogate which is .03 micron in size. Each unit is individually tested with a class one laser particle counter and is certified to exceed traditional HEPA filtration proving the highest level of ultrafine particle and virus removal.
HealthWay is honored to help keep Academy Bus employees and passengers safe, by breathing the cleanest air possible through innovative air purification solutions.
For over 40 years, HealthWay Family of Brands has been reimagining the world as a better, safer place with innovative air purification technologies. Our solutions are crafted in the USA and trusted everywhere air quality matters. Indoor air quality problems come in all shapes and sizes - we’re proud that our industry-leading patented DFS (Disinfecting Filtration System) technology is being used in cleanroom applications, hospital surgical suites, commercial office buildings, hotels, schools, universities, and many mission-critical environments around the globe.