New sanitizing technology cleans Knoxville school

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT)– The germs aren’t going away leading to many schools closing to take time to disinfect.

One East Tennessee school is going local to fix it, sanitizing schools with stuff you’d find in a swimming pool.

The machine that looks and sounds like a leaf blower is actually sanitizing Grace Christian Academy.

“So we’ve had cases of strep throat, so obviously flu-like symptoms, colds,” said Tony Pointer, Head of School for Grace Christian Academy.

Grace Christian Academy closed Monday to make sure students and staff get better.

This new product developed in Knoxville, called Ionogen aims to

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