Boosting Workplace Health with Air Filtration
Air pollution is a major concern in workplaces and can cause a range of health problems, from respiratory issues to fatigue and headaches. Poor indoor air quality has been linked to reduced productivity, increased absenteeism, and higher healthcare costs for employers. This is where air filtration systems come in – by improving indoor air quality, […]
Carbon and Cigarette Smoke
A carbon filter can be effective in reducing the amount of cigarette smoke in the air. Cigarette smoke contains a variety of harmful chemicals, including tar, nicotine, and carbon monoxide, which can cause health problems for both smokers and non-smokers who are exposed to the smoke. Carbon filters are made up of activated carbon, which […]
Clean Air for Veterans: The Role of Air Filters in VFWs and American Legions
Air filters are a crucial component in maintaining optimal air quality in VFWs (Veterans of Foreign Wars) and American Legions. These organizations provide vital social and recreational spaces for veterans and their families and ensuring clean air is essential for the health and well-being of all those who utilize these facilities. VFWs and American Legions […]
The Pros and Cons of HEPA vs Electromagnetic Air Filters
HEPA filters and electromagnetic filters are both capable of eliminating airborne particles and pollutants; however, each possesses unique advantages and disadvantages. To help you make an informed decision, the following are the benefits and drawbacks of utilizing each type of filters in air filtration systems: HEPA Filters Pros: Highly efficient at removing particles as small […]
Importance of Air Filters in Industrial Settings
Air filters are an indispensable element of industrial settings as they play a vital role in safeguarding workers and equipment against harmful airborne particles and pollutants. The significance of air quality in these settings cannot be overstated, and the use of air filters is necessary to ensure that the air is safe to breathe, and […]
Cleaning the Air: Using Air Filters to Remove Cigar Smoke
Cigar smoke can be a nuisance to those who do not smoke, often leaving a strong and unpleasant odor in the air. This can be particularly problematic in shared spaces where non-smokers may be exposed to smoke. One potential solution to this issue is the use of air filters, which are designed to remove smoke […]
The Hidden Hazards of Industrial Welding
Many industrial practices are hazardous, not just because of the task itself, but rather the pollutants it produces. One of those practices in particular is welding, which creates fumes and gases that are highly toxic when inhaled.
Three Reasons to Replace your Air Filters Today
Purchasing an air filtration system is an investment in the health and well-being of everyone entering your space. In order to ensure continued performance, air filtration systems require regular filter changes, similarly to how your car requires regular oil changes.
Air Quality Index or AQI is the EPA’s (Environmental Protection Agency) method for reporting air quality. This system gauges the level of pollution in the air. Think of the system as a yardstick that ranges from 0 to 500. The higher the AQI number, the greater level of air pollution and the greater the health […]
Radon is a radioactive gas produced naturally when radioactive metals like uranium, thorium, and radium break down in soil, rock, and water. Outdoors, radon poses no health risk because it disperses rapidly. However, indoors radon can become trapped and linger, causing potential health risks. Breathing radon over time increases your risk of lung cancer and is the second leading cause of lung cancer in the United States.
What is Smog?
The term smog was first used in the early 1900s to describe smoke and fog that usually came from coal-burning factories. Today’s smog is a bit different than the smog back in the 1900s, but it still poses a critical health risk.
Reasons Why Buying an Air Purifier is Worth the Investment
People on average spend upwards of 90% of their time indoors, and in the age of COVID-19 clean air is a necessity. According to the EPA (Environmental Protection Agency), indoor air is 2-5 times more polluted than outdoor air and recommends an air filtration system in addition to ventilation for the best quality air. Here […]