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PECO technology by Molekule—Destroys Covid-19 virus & more.

Proven by science

Developed over 25 years by research scientists, PECO is an innovative technology that uses free radicals—the same radicals used to destroy cancer cells—to break down pollutants at a molecular level, including viruses, bacteria, mold, allergens, and chemicals. By using nanotechnology, PECO can destroy pollutants 1000 times smaller than the standard filters must meet to qualify as HEPA.

  • Free Radical (OH)
  • plus
  • Oxygen (O2)
  • plus
  • Virus (C,O,H,N)
leads to
  • Carbon Dioxide (CO2)
  • plus
  • Water (H2O)
  • plus
  • Trace Elements (N2, etc)

Molekule's PECO destroys over 99% of SARS-CoV-2, the Covid-19 virus, in 1 hour.

New research shows Molekule Air Mini removed 99.98% of the COVID-19 virus SARS-CoV-2 from the air in a multiple pass test in a small chamber, PECO destroyed over 99% in a filter swatch level test in under one hour.*

These results build on past research with viral capture and destruction and demonstrate how PECO adds a layer of protection against airborne viruses.

*Laboratory testing conducted at University of Nebraska Medical Center. No air purifier can fully prevent transmission of a virus. Molekule recommends use of PPE and following the direction of the CDC and other government authorities.

*Laboratory testing conducted at University of Nebraska Medical Center. No air purifier can fully prevent transmission of a virus. Molekule recommends use of PPE and following the direction of the CDC and other government authorities.

PECO technology, explained

PECO technology, explained

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The path to clean air

The path to clean air
The path to clean air

The research & innovation behind our filter technology

The research & innovation behind our filter technology

Under the microscope

PECO destroys pollutants at a microscopic scale, including VOCs and viruses 1000x smaller than what the HEPA filter standard tests for. With no ozone byproduct, Molekule air purifiers safely destroy a vast range of indoor air pollutants. As a science company, Molekule conducts extensive testing of its technology through its own labs as well as certified third-party laboratories.

Capture

Black mold captured on the surface of the Molekule PECO-Filter before being broken down.

Oxidation

Black mold in the process of being oxidized (broken down).

Destruction

Black mold is oxidized and destroyed.

The need for PECO’s pollutant destruction in the home has never been greater.

The need for PECO’s pollutant destruction in the home has never been greater.

White papers & technology reports

Molekule believes in scientific disclosure. That’s why we make our testing and scientific data public.

  • VOC Destruction Report

    As tested by Intertek, a nationally recognized testing laboratory (NRTL), Molekule’s PECO technology destroys VOCs without re-release, unlike any other technology available. Download

  • Ozone Emission Test Report

    Scientific testing by Intertek and the University of Minnesota Particle Calibration Laboratory shows that Molekule’s PECO Technology doesn’t produce ozone as a byproduct and actually reduces it in the air. Download

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