Member News: Air Filtration Holdings Acquires Permatron

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 Elk Grove Village, IL. Founded in 1957, Permatron has spent 60 years specializing in custom… 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 effectively control indoor particulate matter (PM) at high ventilation rates in offices. This… Read more about Impact of High-Efficiency Filtration Combined with High Ventilation Rates on Particulate Matter Concentrations in U.S. Offices

NAFA Member George Spottswood Appointed to NIST’s MEP Advisory Board

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. manufacturing. They are a national network and the only public-private partnership dedicated to serving small… Read more about NAFA Member George Spottswood Appointed to NIST’s MEP Advisory Board

Shipper Insights: How Accurate NMFC’s Can Help Control Transportation Costs

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 Motor Freight Classification). The NMFC is a numerical code which describes… Read more about Shipper Insights: How Accurate NMFC’s Can Help Control Transportation Costs

Know More! Selling

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 island, you… Read more about Know More! Selling