- Maintenance Clinic: HVAC Filter Installation. Matela, Dave // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News;4/24/2006, Vol. 227 Issue 17, p16
The article features HVAC filtration, as the center of acceptable indoor air quality (IAQ). It helps indoor environments to avoid if not free the dust and particulates that tend to reduce productivity thus, affects the health of building tenants. Proper filter maintenance is essential in keeping...
- Biological and Metal Contaminants in HVAC Filter Dust. Noris, Federico; Siegel, Jeffrey A.; Kinney, Kerry A. // ASHRAE Transactions;2009, Vol. 115 Issue 2, p484
Recently, the interaction between particles retained on HVAC filters and indoor air quality has gained more attention due to their possible relationship to irritation, health outcomes, and odors. This paper focuses on microbial contaminants and metals captured on HVAC filters in nine residential...
- Don't ignore the filter factor. Bamforth, Mark // Heating & Ventilating Review;Mar2012, Vol. 51 Issue 5, p39
The article presents tips for heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) contractors on factors to consider when considering air handling system filters, including searching for evidence of incorrect filtration, selecting the right filter size, and comparing various filter models.
- IAQ, You, and the New Millennium. Hanks, B. Checket // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News;07/10/2000, Vol. 210 Issue 11, p14
Presents information on the maintenance of indoor air quality by heating and ventilation contractors. Control of molds and fungi; Disadvantage of energy conservation measures in the recycling of outdoor air; Prevention of microbial growth through constant equipment maintenance.
- Standard Approved For Residential IAQ. // ASHRAE Journal;Aug2003, Vol. 45 Issue 8, p6
Reports on the approval by the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) of the indoor air quality (IAQ) standard developed solely for residences. Provision of the minimum requirements necessary to achieve acceptable IAQ for dwellings; Measures to...
- How Much Outdoor Air'. // ASHRAE Journal;Aug2003, Vol. 45 Issue 8, p9
Focuses on the maximum ventilation rate in the 1989 and 2001 versions of Standard 62, 'Ventilation for Acceptable Indoor Air Quality,' as discussed at the 2003 annual meeting of the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers. Revision of rates to account for the...
- Can HVACR Contractors Turn Mold Into Gold? Hall, John // Air Conditioning Heating & Refrigeration News;7/8/2002, Vol. 216 Issue 10, p19
Focuses on the involvement of heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration (HVACR) contractors in indoor air quality (IAQ) concerns and mold remediation. IAQ-related health problems; Need for HVACR installers to use appropriate respiratory protection.
- Optimizing Ventilation System Performance. Bearg, David W. // Energy User News;Jul2002, Vol. 27 Issue 7, p24
Focuses on optimizing the performance of a ventilation system to maximize its ability to provide the intended amount of ventilation to building occupants. Significance of information on outdoor air for ventilation delivered by the system; Details on the minimum position of the outdoor air...
- IEQ: What Building Owners Need to Know. Burton, Ron // Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Aug2012, Vol. 84 Issue 8, p32
The article focuses on the things that building owners and managers should know related to indoor environmental quality (IEQ). It mentions that building owners must understand the nature of good IEQ as well as about ventilation and filtration. It states that heating, ventilation and...