Using UV technology, the shUVee Ultraviolet Shoe Deodorizer is proven to destroy odor causing germs and bacteria, including MRSA (Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus), and T. Rubruna, the parent strain of the fungus commonly known as athlete’s foot. The deodorizer is designed to engage upon contact with the weight of the shoes. Its shape provides complete UV coverage inside the shoe for the most effective sanitation possible. Its expandable bars accommodate all sizes of shoes. The shUVee is manufactured with bulbs that are protected with a plastic guard and will last for 20,000 hours.