Learn About Air Purification and Filtration

When The Washable Air Filter Works Best

August 07, 2017 |

The Washable Air Filter still has a place in the air filter world.  Even as air quality concerns have put the focus on high efficiency air filters and away from the lower efficieny ones.  Being one of the largest distributors of air filters in the United States and ...

Air Filters and Your Lungs

July 10, 2017 |

With the introduction of ISO 16890 to the world (only the United States is left to adpot it) there has been a lot more talk and research about the relationship between air filters and air quality.  This discussion has been happening before, but with little emphasis on ...

MERV 15 (95%+) The Forgotten Air Filter Efficiency

May 30, 2017 |

With a scale of 16 different classifications in MERV through the ASHRAE 52.2 test method, the industry only actively uses about half of them.  At the high end of the spectrum we see more filters made with more options than anywhere else.  MERV 13, MERV 14, and MERV 16 ...

Unducted Industrial Air Filtration System - Applications

May 09, 2017 |

Industrial facilities have long had poor or non-existent air filtration, but with current pressures from both regulators and employees these facilities - like warehouses, light manufacturing, welding, industrial coating/painting, etc, the need for adding filtration is ...

Ring Panel and Link Filters Are NOT Created Equal

May 01, 2017 |

Polyester Ring Panel and Link filters offer a durability of a no-carboard heavy wire frame that makes it excel in very wet conditions.  This duarability makes them an ideal way to increase the particle removal efficiency/MERV of applications that typically use metal ...

ASHRAE 170 Overview For Filtration of Hospitals

March 14, 2017 |

ASHRAE 170 provides an outline for Hospital and Healthcare Facility Ventilaiton and Filtraiton, and is the basis for CMS, FGI, and Joint Commission standards.  This article is not a substitue for the actual standard, what will provide you with the "highlights" of ...

Industrial Air Purifier

March 06, 2017 |

   Manufacturing, coating, welding, grinding, and other industrial facilities are used to having dirtier air than office buildings or other commercial buildings, but current regulations and demands of employees have created a need for these facilities to greatly ...

Concussions & Carbon

May 23, 2016 |

For one not so glorious year I played football in Jr High, and despite being one of the smaller guys on the team my position assignment was tight-end. That meant practicing with the linesmen. One drill we would do is two of us would lay on our backs ear-to-ear; when ...

Healthy Schools: More Than A Change In Menu

February 24, 2016 |

When people talk about “Healthy Schools” the overwhelming topic is what food and beverages are available and what should not be available to the students. On average people will consume just over 2 pounds of food and 1 gallon of liquids any given day, but breathe ...