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Control Transmission of Airborne Diseases through Central HVAC System-Maintain Good Indoor Air Quality

In the face of incomplete rather emerging knowledge on COVID-19, we are well aware that infectious diseases spread by several different routes. The spread can be accelerated or controlled by Heating, Ventilation and Air-Conditioning (HVAC) systems. The purpose of this document is to provide information on how HVAC system can be a contributing factor to…
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Deadly impact of Air Pollution and how it affects the human body

Deadly impact of air pollution on human body (Graphic credits: AFP)

Airthinx saves Hospital $50k in 2 days

The complex hospital environment requires special attention to ensure healthy indoor air quality (IAQ) to protect patients and healthcare workers against hospital acquired infections and occupational diseases. As with any other building, it is packed with complex equipment and systems such as energy management and HVAC systems. System performance directly impacts maintenance frequency, equipment life,…
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Impact of CO2 on human decision making

The level of Carbon Dioxide in the ambient air (outside) typically ranges from 250 to 400 ppm (parts per million). The level of CO2 in an indoor environment is obviously higher. It is estimated that up to 1000ppm, the indoor air quality is correct. Beyond that, an impact on the well-being and the health appears…
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