Air Filtration Holdings, LLC Edgewater Funds and Duchossois Capital Management in partnership with Brandon Ost complete the acquisition of Permatron. Edgewater Funds, Duchossois Capital Management and Brandon Ost announced today they have collectively acquired Permatron, a privately held company in … Read more about Member News: Air Filtration Holdings Acquires Permatron
Impact of High-Efficiency Filtration Combined with High Ventilation Rates on Particulate Matter Concentrations in U.S. Offices
Tom Ben-David, Sheng Wang, Michael S. Waring | 7-1-2017 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY In 2015, the National Air Filtration Association (NAFA) funded a research proposal by Associate Professor Michael Waring at Drexel University, which was to determine whether high-efficiency filters could be used to … Read more about Impact of High-Efficiency Filtration Combined with High Ventilation Rates on Particulate Matter Concentrations in U.S. Offices
Last month, NAFA member and CEO of Quality Filters, Inc. George Spottswood was appointed to the National Institute of Standards & Technology Manufacturing Extension Partnership (NISTMEP) Advisory Board. NISTMEP's mission is to enhance the productivity and technological performance of U.S. … Read more about NAFA Member George Spottswood Appointed to NIST’s MEP Advisory Board
NMFC’s must be provided by the shipper so that carriers can determine shipping rates. Learn what shippers need to know about NMFC’s to control transportation-related costs. One of the most important steps when preparing a LTL (Less-than-Truckload) shipment is identifying the correct NMFC (National … Read more about Shipper Insights: How Accurate NMFC’s Can Help Control Transportation Costs
Know More! Selling By Sam Richter The Internet has changed the way companies sell, and buyers buy. Unless you have been living on a deserted island for the past 15 years, I know that statement did not send shock waves through your consciousness. And even if you had been living on a deserted … Read more about Know More! Selling
By Tom Justice, CAFS, NCT, Zene The first edition of the UL 900 Standard for air filter units was issued back in September 1965 and has evolved over the years to the most recent designation as an American National Standard (ANSI) which occurred on February 14, 2012; ANSI/UL 900. It currently … Read more about UL 900 Update
"NAFA is working to take filters from commodities buying to Life, Safety and Health purchase." "Absolutely necessary with LEED Buildings." Benefits of NAFA Membership When your company is a member of the National Air Filtration Association, membership opens the doors to many opportunities. … Read more about Join now and your membership is good through December 31, 2017!
Now more than ever, it is important to get the best - and most - out of employees. Many leaders desire to increase staff performance, but few have a system to achieve their desired results. Here are five components to results management to get you thinking about creating the system you need to … Read more about Be a Leader: The Five Components to Results Management
By D. Brian Baker, Custom Vac Limited January 2009 Of course there is no single answer to this question because it depends on many factors such as, what is the fan CFM on high, what is the fan CFM on low, is continuous fan being utilized, what are the heating and cooling CFM’s, how many … Read more about How many cubic feet of air are passed through an air filter annually?
4/30/14 - As the President of the National Air Filtration Association, this is to inform the committee that based on an overwhelming consensus of NAFA’s members, NAFA will be voting “No” concerning the motion made in New York City, to move Appendix J from an appendix to an actual part of ASHRAE … Read more about NAFA Position Statement on 52.2 Appendix J
It does sound “green” to say overspray collectors keep the environment cleaner, but let’s face facts; keeping the exhaust stack and fan free of overspray build-up ensures that an exhaust system can properly remove VOC’s (volatile organic compounds) and other noxious vapors from a spray booth. That … Read more about The Purpose of Paint Arrestors
Officials at Keefe Technical School upgraded filter efficiency and found out the improvement keeps the ductwork clean while operating the heating and cooling coils at peak energy efficiency. Statistics from the National Center for Education Statistics are a bit unnerving: 53 million school … Read more about Dealing With Schools’ Ventilation Problems