Challenges

Reasons to focus on good air filtration performance:

  1. 1

    Eliminate dust particles that stain a building’s interior.

  2. 2

    Limit the amount of interior maintenance required by reducing the cleaning frequency for articles such as Venetian blinds and fluorescent lighting units.

  3. 3

    Protect decor and living area items such as paintings, tapestry and other historically or culturally valuable objects.

  4. 4

    Eliminate fire hazards by removing dust and other material that can accumulate in ventilation ducts.

  5. 5

    Prolong the life of perishable goods by eliminating mould and other bacteria circulating in the air during the transformation process.

  6. 6

    Eliminate bacteria found in the air in operating rooms and prevent postsurgical infections.

  7. 7

    Enhanced air filtration goes hand in hand with energy conservation.

  8. 8

    An employer must take the necessary steps, such as providing good air quality, to ensure that workers’ health and physical integrity are protected.