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Ultraviolet C (UVC or deep UV)

Ultraviolet radiation with wavelengths between 200 and 280 nm. Radiation in the UVC range of 250 to 280 nm deactivates bacteria viruses and other microbes by disrupting the structure of the DNA molecules, thereby rendering them unable to reproduce (and cause infection)
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