TITLE

Air-Filter Life-Cycle Cost

AUTHOR(S)
Seyffer, Charles J.
PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Sep2010, Vol. 82 Issue 9, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the substantial impact of air filters on heating, ventilation, and airconditioning (HVAC)-system performance despite of its disposability, as well as its major impact on the cost of maintenance and energy use. It mentions fundamental factors to be considered in the selection of air filters including the efficiency of contaminant capture, contaminant loading, and its environmental impact. It cites the importance of a life-cycle-cost analysis of an air-filtration system.
ACCESSION #
53846478

 

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