What Is a Hepa Filter?

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HEPA, which stands for High-Efficiency Particulate Air, is a type of pleated mechanical air filter that uses a fine mesh material to capture small particles. First invented back in WWII, the HEPA Filter was used by scientists to capture radioactive particles during the creation of the atomic bomb.

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Are cleaning products doing you and your family more harm than good?

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As you’re scrubbing away and sanitizing, it’s actually the smells associated with a clean house that can be more dangerous than germs.

The fresh scents of common household cleaners contain an assortment of chemicals that can produce volatile organic compounds (VOCs), which are toxic gases. Organic chemicals with high vapor pressure, or low boiling point, evaporate at room temperature and quickly dissolve into the air. 

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Common Abbreviations You Need to Know

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Just like any industry, the world of air filtration and purification has its own set of abbreviations, to sum up, a term or process. If you’re in the market for a quality air filtration and purification system, it’s important to understand the terminology so you can make an educated decision, without strictly relying on reviews.

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