First-ever U.S. Baggage Sanitization System to Debut at John F. Kennedy International Airport’s Terminal 7

June 13, 2024

Clean, an innovator in safe, sanitized travel solutions, and JFK Millennium Partners, (JMP) the company which manages JFK Terminal 7 and is currently building the state-of-the art, $4.2 bn JFK Terminal 6, will unveil the launch of Clean’s  state-of-the-art luggage sanitization system at JFK Terminal 7 – representing the first of its kind at any U.S. airport. 

  • Clean’s patent-pending, groundbreaking technology utilizes powerful UV-C light to eliminate 99.9% of viruses, bacteria, and other harmful pathogens from luggage surfaces in seconds, setting a new standard in traveler safety and peace of mind.
  • Passengers arriving on flights into Terminal 7 this summer will be able to trial the new technology at Clean’s machines for $10 for two pieces of luggage as part of a pilot program being run by JFK Terminal 7 and Clean.
  • Terminal 7 currently handles over 2,000 flights per month from 14 domestic and international airline partners
  • Clean’s introduction at JFK Terminal 7 marks a significant milestone in the travel industry's ongoing efforts to combat the spread of infectious diseases and offer travelers a quick, turn-key solution to sanitize their baggage before bringing it home with them.