UV Light For AC: Does It Protect Against Viruses?

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While the recent coronavirus pandemic appears to be receding, new variants give health officials cause for concern. Even as the immediate threat fades, the emergence of other viruses is only a matter of time. Frequent hand washing and the disinfection of hard surfaces is a good way to keep people safe from infection, but we […]

Nursing Home Air Purifiers Protect Seniors

Air Purifier Nursing Homes

Seniors in nursing homes need extra protection against the spread of viruses. This segment of the population continues to suffer from the COVID-19 pandemic. In fact, eight out of ten COVID-19 deaths in the United States are people 65 and older. Seniors age 85 and older face the greatest risk from the virus. This, of […]

Classroom Air Purifiers Keep Students Safer

Classroom Air Purifiers

As the debate about school re-openings continues, one thing is for certain, it must be done safely. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention offers guidelines on how schools should reopen safely There’s no question that children benefit from in-person learning and at the university level, students and staff remain anxious to return to the […]

Standalone Temperature Scanners Protect Everyone

Standalone temperature scanner

Airborne pathogens pose a threat to the health and safety of building occupants. Hospitals and healthcare facilities understand this. In the wake of the COVD-19 pandemic, commercial business owners realize this as well. It’s important for every business owner, facilities director, and building manager to understand the impact of airborne viruses on their staff and […]

How to Test for Mold in the Home or Workplace

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If you’ve ever experienced a runny nose, itchy, watery eyes, coughing, or shortness of breath while in your home or workplace, mold could be the reason. If there is a musty smell that you can’t get rid of, that could be mold. Find out for sure. Once you know how to test for mold you […]

Bipolar Ionizers for HVAC Improves IAQ

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The effect HVAC systems have on IAQ has always been an important consideration for business owners. In recent times, however, the effect these systems have on the spread of pathogens has been well documented. Business owners should understand that bipolar ionizers for HVAC improve IAQ in buildings by destroying pathogens like the coronavirus.  The health […]

Bipolar Ionization Questions & Answers

Bipolar ionizer questions and answers.

Indoor air quality remains a top concern for business owners. It helps protect customers and staff by creating a healthier indoor environment. These air-cleaning devices are also available for residential use. To help you better understand this air cleaning method and how it works, here are 5 bipolar ionization questions and answers. 5 Bipolar Ionization […]

Can Wildfire Smoke Make You Sick?

Can Wildfire Smoke Make You Sick?

Can wildfire smoke make you sick? Yes, and not just firefighters. As wildfires burn larger areas in the U.S., health risks increase along with them. We know that wildfire smoke damages the lungs. New research also suggests that, in addition to carrying burnt organic matter and gases, wildfire smoke contains microbes as well. These particles […]

Does Bipolar Ionization Work Against the Coronavirus?

Bipolar Ionizers Work Against Viruses

Does bipolar ionization work? The short answer is yes, but it’s good to know how it works and how effective it is against COVID-19. We learned a lot about the coronavirus in 2020. For example, we now know the virus can stay in the air for several hours. This happens when it attaches to the […]

Indoor Air Quality Testing: Test, Measure & Improve IAQ

How to Test, Measure & Improve IAQ in the Home and Workplace Improved indoor air quality is an important goal. For one thing, it lowers energy costs. Businesses large and small know this, but the same is true for the family home. Even more important, however, is how better IAQ improves the health of building […]