Air filters - a selection guide


Writes to assist air handling manufacturers, designers, specifiers/consultants, installation and maintenance  engineers and end users in the selection and use of air filters in ventilation and air conditioning systems in  the heating and ventilation industry. Filtration areas covered include any enclosure that people are expected  to occupy. Presents information about the basic reasons for filtration, principles of filtration, types of filter  media and proprietary devices to permit the user to make an informed selection and be directed to the correct  product range suitable for the intended task. It is structured so that the user may start with the critical process  of filter selection and application. Includes listings of filter media and their characteristics, filter devices  together with performance data and filter devices identified using the Eurovent rating scheme together with  typical applications. Covers wider issues such as human requirements of ventilation and international test  standards and methods.

Primary Author(s): Bennett:K.

Source: BSRIA December 1991, Selection Guide SG 7/91, 36pp, 13 figs, 10 tabs, 19 refs

             BSRIA Abstract No. 9200063

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