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Every business depends on its surrounding environment and understanding the needs truly depends on identifying the problems. One fact that will remain unchanged even after the COVID-19 pandemic storm settles is that 'air travels'. It is important to highlight the potential risks surrounding the business such as air pollution. 

When safeguarding the health of people remains the primary concern, it is the responsibility of businesses to leave no stone unturned when preparing to relaunch or refresh the business. Air contamination can occur from anywhere even from outside the premises. 

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DEPARTMENT OF THE REGIONAL GOVERNMENT OF VALENCIA INSTALLS AIR PURIFIERS AS PART OF THEIR STRATEGY FOR PREVENTATIVE MEASURES AGAINST COVID-19

Created Thursday, 1 July 2021

Following the project conducted in 2020 to deploy 4,000 Camfil City M air purifiers to protect the schools where more than 100,000 students could benefit from the improved clean air. This measure was implemented by The Department of Education, Culture and Sports of the Valencia region as a measure Against COVID-19. Now the regional government has decided to protect the elderly and vulnerable by having air filtration solutions in the indoor environment.

Air quality Case Studies Life science and healthcare Virus Contamination Control Commercial and Public buildings

Effective HEPA air purifier Solution

Created Wednesday, 30 June 2021

Read the report from the University College of Dublin (UCD) as they evaluate the effectiveness of the City M unit in poorly ventilated environments

Air quality Case Studies Air cleaners and air purifiers Virus Contamination Control

Filtration solutions for hospitals with a focus on the safety of patients and staff

Created Tuesday, 29 June 2021

When hospitals choose filter solutions for ventilation, their focus should be efficiency and reliability. Often cheaper solutions do not offer high-efficiency removal, energy savings, robustness and long terms reliability.

Air quality Life science and healthcare Air cleaners and air purifiers Virus Contamination Control

Replacement Cartridge filters and plates for dust extraction systems

Created Friday, 25 June 2021

Did you know Camfil have a full range of retrofit filters that can be utilised in all the most common brands on the market. Camfil filters are not just designed to work but to optimise your dust extraction systems performance

Life science and healthcare

Design Checklist for Commercial Kitchen Exhaust Filtration Systems

Created Wednesday, 23 June 2021

Designing a commercial kitchen exhaust filtration system? Why not check out our handy design checklist to make sure you've got all the key aspects covered? Prepared by our experienced engineers, the checklist covers hood filtration, particulate collection, odour control, fans and ongoing maintenance.

Food and beverage Commercial and Public buildings

Efficient removal of corrosive, harmful, and odorous contaminants from air with CamCarb VG: engineered molecular filtration solution

Created Tuesday, 11 May 2021

CamCarb VG modules with loose-fill media are robust solutions suited for make-up air (outdoor air) and recirculation air systems. The primary use is the control of acidic gases that are responsible for the corrosion of electronics and electrical equipment in heavy process industries such as pulp and paper mills, petrochemical refineries, mining and metal refining operations, and wastewater treatment plants.

Air quality Life science and healthcare Electronics and optics Manufacturing and Machinery Commercial and Public buildings

Protecting surgeons during Aerosol generating procedures

Created Monday, 10 May 2021

During certain procedures surgeons can be exposed to aerosols. Learn how Camfil worked with a team of researches to help develop protect the breathing zones of surgeons

Life science and healthcare Air cleaners and air purifiers

Air filters for hospitals and healthcare facilities

Created Saturday, 1 May 2021

The essential functions of air filters are to improve indoor air quality and to protect downstream equipment and facility components. Within hospital environments, air quality has a more direct impact on patients and hospital staff.

Life science and healthcare

Eurovent 4/23 - choosing the right air filter

Created Tuesday, 27 April 2021

Eurovent 4/23 helps you determine the right filtration efficiency for your building based on your outdoor air quality and the activities undertaken in your building.

Standard and regulations

Eurovent 4/21– Energy consumption of air filters

Created Tuesday, 27 April 2021

Eurovent 4/21 helps you determine the right filtration efficiency for your building based on your outdoor air quality and the activities undertaken in your building.

Standard and regulations

French retailer protects employees by improving air quality in the workplace 

Created Monday, 26 April 2021

French retail giant chooses Camfil solutions to provide a healthy high-quality indoor air free of viruses such as Sars-Cov-2 to their employees.

Air quality Case Studies Air cleaners and air purifiers Virus Contamination Control Commercial and Public buildings

Guarding critical cleanroom application at pharmaceutical manufacturing with Gold Series Dust Collector

Created Friday, 23 April 2021

G-CON Manufacturing, a mobile cleanroom provider, and Camfil recently partnered to provide their leading-edge technologies together to meet the needs of a well-known pharmaceutical customer.

Case Studies Life science and healthcare

Indian Oil Institute of Petroleum Management is using custom range of Camfil products to combat poor indoor air quality

Created Wednesday, 21 April 2021

Indian Oil Corporation Training Institute IiPM is using custom range of Camfil products to combat the poor indoor air quality

Air quality Case Studies Air cleaners and air purifiers Commercial and Public buildings

SAFEGUARDING CRITICAL OPERATIONS AT THIS PHARMACEUTICAL COMPANY

Created Tuesday, 23 March 2021

Megalam® Energuard™. Robust Hepa Filter Results In Zero Installation Failures And Significant Energy Savings

Case Studies Life science and healthcare Sustainability

Camfil's Sustainability engagement and vision

Created Friday, 19 March 2021

2020 was all about finding a new normal and continuity, followed by our need to change and adapt. Sustainability has always been an essential part of our process and it must be met by transforming the life cycle of the product, from manufacturing to waste to logistics and operations.

Sustainability

EN 1822 and ISO 29463 HEPA filter factory test

Created Wednesday, 10 March 2021

EN 1822:2019 and ISO 29463 - HEPA filter test standard

Standard and regulations

TU DELFT SOLAR BOAT TEAM PROMOTES RENEWABLE ENERGY IN THE MARITIME SECTOR WITH THE HELP OF CAMFIL

Created Monday, 1 March 2021

With this project, the TU Delft Solar Boat Team works together with the maritime sector to accelerate the transition to green energy. There is still a lot to be gained in this sector and by thinking together with the maritime world and innovating in the field of sustainability, the team contributes to a better and greener future. Because only together we can make a change.

Case Studies Energy and Power Systems Sustainability

Select the right air filtration solution using Life Cycle Cost

Created Sunday, 28 February 2021

The most important task for a filter is to reduce the amount of particles and pollutants in the ventilation air, but you can also reduce your energy costs if you look at which filters you have in the property by looking at the life cycle cost.

Standard and regulations Sustainability

FastFrame - For quicker filter installations

Created Sunday, 28 February 2021

The FastFrame is our latest innovation for easier and quicker filter change outs. No more clips means each filter can be installed over 30% quicker than standard filter holding frames

Commercial and Public buildings Innovation Technology and Research

AIR FILTRATION AGAINST HARMFUL PARTICLES IN THE AIR TO ENSURE THE HEALTH AND WELLBEING OF STUDENTS AND TEACHERS IN VALENCIA, SPAIN

Created Sunday, 28 February 2021

More than 100,000 Valencian students and teachers are now protected against biological agents such as SARS-CoV-2 thanks to our “City M” air purifiers. Camfil HEPA H14 filters are certified according to EN1822 standard and are delivered with their mandatory individual scan test certificate.

Air quality Case Studies Air cleaners and air purifiers Virus Contamination Control Commercial and Public buildings

The international test standard ISO 16890 for air filters for general ventilation

Created Thursday, 25 February 2021

ISO 16890 is an international test standard for air filters that from 1 July 2018 has replaced EN 779. ISO 16890 classifies air filters based on particulate matter (PM), which makes it possible to directly see connections to our health and air pollutants.

Standard and regulations

Improve your indoor air quality with a Camfil air cleaner

Created Tuesday, 16 February 2021

Camfil Australia's range of air cleaners improve indoor air quality and suit a variety of applications for a wide range of industries. Aside from providing clean air, our air cleaners and air purifiers also offer a range of other benefits for your business, making them a smart investment.

Air quality Air cleaners and air purifiers Commercial and Public buildings

Desulfurization of Biogas with CamPure 32

Created Monday, 15 February 2021

CamPure 32 is the new ideal Camfil media for the removal of hydrogen sulfide during the production of biogas in an anaerobic process. Learn how this farm in France applied the high quality chemical absorbent media to their biogas application.

Case Studies Energy and Power Systems

Molecular filtration in Life Science - a fundamental development towards safety and excellence 

Created Monday, 1 February 2021

Awareness and regulations in the life science and pharmaceutical processes are essential as critical molecules in the mistaken place can cause failure of the production process which can be extremely harsh to the outcome. In the pharmaceutical and life science industries, clean rooms and laboratories are often used for various purposes. These cleanrooms are subject to a high level of cleanliness of numerous particles and molecules

Air quality Life science and healthcare

CamCleaner for Mould Odour in Government Building

Created Thursday, 28 January 2021

In the aftermath of flooding, Government building chooses Camfil CamCleaner to fight mould odour

Case Studies Air cleaners and air purifiers

People Matter 1st - understanding the effect of particulate matter

Created Thursday, 28 January 2021

Two striking facts perfectly illustrate why we need to place air quality at the top of the environmental and human health agenda. First, the quality of the air we breathe has a huge impact on our health and wellbeing; globally, air pollution is the leading environmental cause of shortened life, contributing to the equivalent of 5% of all deaths worldwide. Second, each of us inhales more than 25 million particles with every breath we take; the more contaminants we ingest, the greater the chance of sickness and ill-health.

Air quality Education and Experience Air cleaners and air purifiers Take a breath

CK Power in Thailand Improves Gas Turbine Compressor Efficiency Degradation & Reduces Gas Turbine Maintenance Requirements

Created Tuesday, 26 January 2021

Hi-Flo bag air filters and CamGT EPA air filter upgrade reduces compressor efficiency degradation by 80%, slashes 3 offline filter replacements, 7 online pre-filter replacements, and 3 offline water washes per year.

Case Studies Energy and Power Systems

Let's talk clean air - Podcast

Created Tuesday, 26 January 2021

Camfil Podcast - Lets Talk Clean air. Listen to the experts as they talk all things clean air from outdoor air contaminants to the spread of airborne viruses

Education and Experience

Mobile air cleaner application – revolutionizing clean air in the life science industry

Created Thursday, 21 January 2021

Clean air plays an imperative role in the life science, healthcare and pharmaceutical process chain. Many studies have inferred that in moderate levels of air pollution the damage to human health is irreversible. In the life science industry where biological life or living organisms are at play, it is vital to maintain utmost hygiene along with superior indoor air quality. Camfil’s high-efficiency air filtration solutions are used by many global life science industry specialists in cleanrooms, production areas, and laboratories, including many global biosafety labs around the world.

Air quality Life science and healthcare Air cleaners and air purifiers

Making the classroom safer for students

Created Thursday, 21 January 2021

Camfil air cleaners utilise high-performance filters to reduce the concentration of pollutants in the air and reduce the risk of airborne infection in schools and classrooms.

Air quality Case Studies Air cleaners and air purifiers Virus Contamination Control Commercial and Public buildings

Does cold winter weather increase the risk of infection? How to prevent it?

Created Thursday, 21 January 2021

During the winter we experience fresh and clear air thanks to the cold but what most people don’t understand is that the air quality changes. The cold climate contributes not only to dry hands, electric hair, and parched mucous membranes, many people experience cold flu, and other sicknesses during the winter. Why and is there anything we can do to counteract it?

Air quality Air cleaners and air purifiers Virus Contamination Control Commercial and Public buildings

Gas Turbine Hot Corrosion Whitepaper

Created Monday, 30 November 2020

Hot corrosion is a source of nonrecoverable degradation on gas turbines. It is a chemical reaction between salts, sulfur and heat, where the damages can reduce an engine’s life by up to 75%. One of the most effective methods is to eliminate the contaminants triggering the chemical reaction. This paper examines the causes of hot corrosion and assesses various methods of mitigation.

Energy and Power Systems

Say goodbye to fouling and pressure spikes

Created Monday, 30 November 2020

Case study: CamGT and CamFlo filters eliminate 6 offline washes per year, improve compressor efficiency, and boost power output, for a Singaporean coastal cogeneration power plant.

Case Studies Energy and Power Systems

DEVENTER HOSPITAL IN THE NETHERLANDS REMOVES FUME AND PARTICLES DUE TO FOSSIL FUEL USING UNIQUE 2-IN-1 AIR FILTER

Created Monday, 30 November 2020

The technical service department at Deventer hospital received complaints several times a year about unwanted diesel odours in different parts of the hospital building. Headaches was one the key problem among the laboratory staff. In operating rooms, the problem was significant because the air is circulated directly from the exhaust vent onto the operating table.

Air quality Case Studies Life science and healthcare Commercial and Public buildings

Camfil and SwedCham Singapore initiative

Created Monday, 30 November 2020

Camfil Singapore has teamed-up with local education focused enterprise, Curious Thoughts Academy in an innovative partnership programme called SESG, developed by the Swedish Chamber of Commerce in Singapore (SwedCham).

Air quality Education and Experience

Dance Studio - Improving the air quality and preventing from harmful pathogens

Created Monday, 30 November 2020

In March 2020, Hilton Hall had to close its doors because of the global COVID-19 pandemic. They took their teaching online to help keep life as normal as possible for their students but also started planning the best and safest way of getting the studios open again. The dance studios have no ventilation systems in place which was restricting the number of students being able to return. This is when they contacted Camfil.

Air quality Case Studies Air cleaners and air purifiers Virus Contamination Control Commercial and Public buildings

PURIFYING THE AIR AND PROTECTING BARBER SHOP CUSTOMERS

Created Monday, 30 November 2020

In barber shops or the salon industry, touch is inevitable, therefore, they need a controlled clean, and positive environment. Air is the most crucial aspect of being indoors and being susceptible to harmful pathogens in a closed environment calls for reflecting actions.

Case Studies Air cleaners and air purifiers Virus Contamination Control Commercial and Public buildings

CamGT Filter Line

Created Thursday, 29 October 2020

The CamGT air filter line has been turbo-boosted to maximize power, profits, and uptime of your gas turbine.

Energy and Power Systems

Myth: Gas turbines don't belong on commercial ships

Created Thursday, 29 October 2020

Meeting stricter marine emissions standards while continuing to run reciprocating engines will significantly increase operating costs for commercial shipping operators. To support low emissions, liquified natural gas is becoming a key marine fuel due to increasing availability and clean combustion.

Energy and Power Systems

Power Systems Webinars

Created Thursday, 29 October 2020

Learn more about how air filtration impacts turbomachinery performance, and what you can do to turboboost performance.

Energy and Power Systems Education and Experience

Addressing apparent smell in the laboratory at wastewater treatment plant

Created Thursday, 29 October 2020

Åby Renseanlæg, which is part of Aarhus Vand, Denmark is a large and modern treatment plant that purifies wastewater in Aarhus Municipality. After experiencing challenges in the laboratory air, Camfil's air purification solutions came onboard for help.

Air quality Case Studies Air cleaners and air purifiers Sustainability

Why high efficiency air filtration is important for food safety

Created Thursday, 29 October 2020

The food and beverage industry is affected by unique air quality challenges that can risk the health and safety of workers, production equipment along with a potential for contamination. Let’s look at how high-efficiency air filters can provide an effective and affordable solution.

Air quality Food and beverage Air cleaners and air purifiers

Tackling dust problems at the new distribution centre of Compass Transport

Created Thursday, 29 October 2020

Compass Transport has a storage capacity of 12,000 square meter, where both long term pallet storage and order pickups take place. Since April 2019, the new storage centre in Hardenberg is in use. During the construction of this new centre, Compass Transport took the topic of dust and filtration into the engineering & implementation stage.

Air quality Case Studies Air cleaners and air purifiers Commercial and Public buildings

MULTINATIONAL FURNITURE GIANT REDUCES PM2.5 & PM1 USING CAMFIL‘S CLEAN AIR SOLUTIONS IN INDIA

Created Friday, 23 October 2020

Due to extreme pollution, the PM 1 & PM2.5 levels in the capital city of India are reaching an alarming stage. Even inside the office PM2.5 levels were 5 times the safe levels recommended by WHO. With various challenges due to leased premise and building ventilation, Camfil helped this client achieve optimal air quality with air cleaners & purifiers.

Air quality Case Studies Air cleaners and air purifiers Commercial and Public buildings

Air Quality recommendations for dental surgeries

Created Friday, 23 October 2020

Reduce fallow time between patients with our dental HEPA air purifiers. Removes contaminants created during dental procedures

Air quality Air cleaners and air purifiers Virus Contamination Control

Protecting employees from harmful pathogens and creating an ambient workplace environment using air purifiers

Created Friday, 23 October 2020

We spend up to 90% of our time indoors which can easily lead to infecting our surroundings. When we cough and sneeze, we secrete small drops that can spread several meters and stay suspended in the air for a long time. Once the droplets have fallen on surfaces, viruses and bacteria can survive for several days depending on the environment and conditions.

Air quality Air cleaners and air purifiers Virus Contamination Control

Protect your warehouse and logistics center with clean air solutions

Created Friday, 23 October 2020

The benefits of clean air in your warehouse and logistics center is a competitive advantage in the hectic logistics industry. In a clean production environment, there is less downtime, lower energy costs, lower environmental impact and healthier employees, and of course a cleaner and flawless product to send out to the customer.

Air cleaners and air purifiers Commercial and Public buildings

Improved indoor HVAC system can help prevent airborne respiratory viruses

Created Thursday, 27 August 2020

In a scientific debate, WHO has acknowledged that in the case of COVID-19, airborne transmission could not be ruled out in crowded, closed or poorly ventilated settings. Scientists across the world are looking for more evidence as it may affect many guidelines in the crowded indoor environment.

Air quality Life science and healthcare Air cleaners and air purifiers Virus Contamination Control Commercial and Public buildings

ENHANCED ACOUSTICS AS A RESULT OF GOOD INDOOR AIR QUALITY 

Created Thursday, 27 August 2020

Thomann GmbH is the world's largest online and mail order retailer in the music industry for musical instruments, light and sound equipment, with almost 10 million customers in 120 countries and 80,000 products on offer. Due to the daily stock turnover, a lot of dust is generated in the ambient air. This is also a concern with occupational health and safety.

Case Studies Air cleaners and air purifiers Commercial and Public buildings

Tonnies Meat Processing Facility - BOOSTING AIR QUALITY STANDARDS IN THE RIGHT PLACE

Created Thursday, 27 August 2020

In the meat processing industry, there is a big focus on ventilation technology for the prevention of the virus outbreak. Due to a lack of standards in the industry around ventilation, there is very little guidance around what should be considered as the clean air requirements for the facility.

Case Studies Food and beverage Air cleaners and air purifiers Virus Contamination Control

Facilities Managers Guide to Air Filtration

Created Wednesday, 12 August 2020

A Facilities Managers Guide choosing low energy air filters offers advice on quick wins to save energy in buildings by choosing the right air filters for the job.

Commercial and Public buildings

Infographic - The easiest way to select air filters for gas turbines

Created Friday, 7 August 2020

Designed to help identify filters that improve gas turbine efficiency, The Value Rating system is the easiest way to select air filter for gas turbines.

Energy and Power Systems

Infographic: TurboBoost Performance - Boost power • Boost uptime • boost profits

Created Friday, 7 August 2020

CamGT filters have been engineered to excel in extreme environments. They virtually eliminate fouling, corrosion and maintenance downtime, all at a lower and more stable pressure drop.

Energy and Power Systems

The Value Rating Whitepaper

Created Friday, 7 August 2020

Learn how The Value Rating, the easiest way to select air filters for gas turbines, works.

Energy and Power Systems

CANCER MORTALITY RISKS IN THE ENVIRONMENT EXPOSED TO AIR POLLUTION & ONE FORMIDABLE WEAPON IN BATTLE - AIR FILTRATION

Created Friday, 7 August 2020

It’s no surprise that air pollution has also been associated with lung cancer. What is shocking, however, is that bad air can also increase the risk of mortality from other types of sarcoma, including breast, liver, and pancreatic cancer.

Air quality Air cleaners and air purifiers

Under one’s breath – How Australia’s ‘fire’ season is affecting lives due to unhealthy air quality 

Created Friday, 7 August 2020

Last one-month Australia looked like an inferno to rest of the world and the loss cannot be summed only in numbers. Traumatic aftereffects of wildfire are still haunting many, and it is still far from over as authorities have reported that ‘fire season’ may continue till April. Those effected have lost homes, businesses but even those sitting away from the flames in the thick smoke blanket are breathing unhealthy air. A lot of cities in Australia have been covered by a thick haze of smoke from the wildfires for weeks.

Air quality

Air quality recommendations for gyms

Created Friday, 7 August 2020

Air quality recommendations for gyms

Air quality

Air Quality recommendations for Meat processing FACILITY

Created Friday, 7 August 2020

Air quality in meat processing facilities is often the forgotten ingredient within their facility. Did you know that Meat processing factories are susceptible to the spread of airborne viruses and microbes? The temperature and humidity requirements along with the production processes lend to the survival of airborne microbes and viruses. This means that the airborne viruses can survive longer in the air than in other facilities.

Air quality Food and beverage Air cleaners and air purifiers Virus Contamination Control

Air quality recommendations for office spaces

Created Friday, 7 August 2020

Air quality in your office is important to protecting the health of your employees. Poor air quality can lead to an increased transmission of viruses between employees which can lead to lower productivity and increased sick days in your office

Air quality Air cleaners and air purifiers Virus Contamination Control Commercial and Public buildings

Air Quality Recommendations for Viruses

Created Friday, 7 August 2020

Air quality recommendations for viruses. How to improve your indoor air quality and protect your staff from the spread of viruses

Air quality Virus Contamination Control Commercial and Public buildings

Air Quality recommendations for hotels

Created Friday, 7 August 2020

Air quality has always been an important factor for hotels, whether it has been removing odours from kitchen extracts to ensuring a clean environment by reducing particulate levels.

Air quality Air cleaners and air purifiers Virus Contamination Control Commercial and Public buildings

CONTROLLING MICROORGANISMS at one OF THE LARGEST GYM CHAINS IN SPAIN AND PORTUGAL

Created Friday, 7 August 2020

GO fit Sports Centers were forced to close all its centers in March 2020 when the state of emergency was announced in Spain to tackle the COVID-19 pandemic. Ingesport Group the parent company of the GO fit brand, contacted us to provide a comprehensive solution to reduce the risks of airborne transmission and infection, facilitating a safer indoor environment.

Air quality Case Studies Air cleaners and air purifiers Virus Contamination Control Commercial and Public buildings

Respiratory Viruses & Indoor HVAC Systems

Created Wednesday, 15 July 2020

The World Health Organisation (WHO) have recently acknowledged growing concerns surrounding the possible airborne transmission of the coronavirus COVID-19. Australian medical officials are closely monitoring the outcome of pending investigations, however, there are no changes to current Australian Government recommendation at this time.

Air quality Virus Contamination Control Commercial and Public buildings

GLOBAL FAST FOOD RESTAURANT is using dynamic clean air solutions in china

Created Friday, 3 July 2020

Fast food stores are usually located in a crowded commercial area or building where there are problems such as polluted air, gases, and odours. The fresh air fan units in the ventilation system are often close to the pollution source, i.e., exhaust air of other shops in the building.

Case Studies Commercial and Public buildings

Molecular Contamination Control & Sustainability

Created Friday, 3 July 2020

Molecular Contamination Control (MCC) products remove molecules, gases and vapours from the air that cannot be captured using ordinary particle filters. Molecules are typically 1,000 to 10,000 times smaller than the most penetrating particles that pass through HEPA and ULPA filters.

Air quality Sustainability

How is air quality affecting young people?

Created Friday, 3 July 2020

Students all over the world have been returning to classrooms where we hope they are safe and in an environment conducive to learning.

Air quality Air cleaners and air purifiers Commercial and Public buildings

Filtration Solutions and Sustainability

Created Friday, 3 July 2020

Camfil’s filter offering constitutes the majority of our business. We offer a huge range of high quality, rigorously tested solutions that clean the indoor air for nearly any filtration or containment need.

Sustainability

Spring allergies can take over your life – learn how air purification solutions can help 

Created Friday, 3 July 2020

For some of us, spring is not just a wonderful time of the year. With spring come runny nose, sneezing, sniffling, red eyes, itching and fatigue - and many people struggle with getting proper sleep.

Air quality Air cleaners and air purifiers

THE STATE Hermitage Museum, Russia

Created Friday, 3 July 2020

Russia’s iconic landmark, the state hermitage museum is equipped with Camfil’s clean air technology that preserves the legacy of art and culture

Air quality Case Studies Air cleaners and air purifiers Commercial and Public buildings

Arrange your Camfil Experience Today

Created Friday, 3 July 2020

The Camfil experience has been designed as an interactive Virtual Reality Platform designed to educate end users on the importance of Indoor Air Quality. The Camfil Experience has many unique features including

Innovation Technology and Research

HISTORIC Journey of activated carbon and breakthroughs

Created Friday, 3 July 2020

Activated carbon (also known as activated charcoal) is an exceptionally versatile material that can control the vast majority of molecules that pollute the air – that’s more than 150 million catalogued chemicals.

Air quality Innovation Technology and Research

How savings on total cost of ownership (TCO) is the pillar stone for sustainable development 

Created Friday, 3 July 2020

Strong R&D results in advanced innovations - Camfil’s team is focused on developing and designing the products that are robust, reliable, and evolutionary.

Sustainability Innovation Technology and Research

Global Food Safety Guideline Webinar

Created Friday, 3 July 2020

In 2019 the BRCGS released a revision to their Global Food Safety Guideline. In this revision the requirements for Indoor air Quality and Air filtration have been expanded to give a clearer understanding of what is needed to pass BRCGS audits

Standard and regulations

WHAT IS DUST? AND HOW TO ELIMINATE DUST IN THE INDOOR ENVIRONMENT 

Created Friday, 3 July 2020

Dust is everywhere – in our homes, workplaces and the surrounding environment. One can be annoyed with the dust piled on the surface of the bookshelf but unfortunately there is a darker side; the dust can cause allergies, health problems and expensive issues in production processes and equipment.

Air quality Manufacturing and Machinery

Air Pollution Control & Sustainability

Created Friday, 3 July 2020

Camfil Air Pollution Control (APC) develops and produces dust, fume and mist collectors for industrial exhaust-air cleaning. These extraction systems are used across a wide range of applications and industries, including metalworking, pharmaceutical, automotive, food and beverage, and mining.

Sustainability

Exploring The Relationship Between Commercial Air Filters And The Clean Power Plan

Created Friday, 3 July 2020

A repeal of the Clean Power Plan, lead by no less than the Environment Protection Agency (EPA) itself, could very well drive a spike in demand for commercial air filters.

Manufacturing and Machinery

Keeping the information superhighway clear

Created Friday, 3 July 2020

Air filters in data centres offer a host of solid business benefits in a whole range of different applications, but one of their most impressive uses is in data centres. They raise energy efficiency and lower energy bills along with providing healthy work environment.

Electronics and optics

Gaining control over corrosion with molecular air filtration solutions

Created Friday, 3 July 2020

Corrosion of electronic process control equipment can cause disruptions in production leading to lower productivity and lower profitability - this can be expensive to fix.

Electronics and optics

6 tips to ensure you are ready to regain control of air quality at your business

Created Thursday, 2 July 2020

Every business depends on its surrounding environment and understanding the needs truly depends on identifying the problems. One fact that will remain unchanged even after the COVID-19 pandemic storm settles is that 'air travels'. It is important to highlight the potential risks surrounding the business such as air pollution. 

Air quality Life science and healthcare Food and beverage Air cleaners and air purifiers Virus Contamination Control Commercial and Public buildings

Dairy Processing Facility USA

Created Thursday, 7 May 2020

Case Study: Dual 9 air filter. Higher performance, extended life (3-4 times longer), lower total cost and increased containment collection.

Case Studies Food and beverage

Food and Beverage Producer

Created Thursday, 7 May 2020

Case Study: Our client had noticed that although Carbon panel filters were initially a solution, the solution was only short term and the panels needed to be changed frequently in order to reduction of odours.

Case Studies

Grocery Store Case Study

Created Thursday, 7 May 2020

Premium air filters help global grocer significantly improve air quality and reduce maintenance costs, waste and storage

Case Studies

Bartow Power Generation commissions a CamLab On-Site for 3 Months to select the right air intake filters for the challenging environmental conditions

Created Thursday, 30 April 2020

The test showed that that the CamPulse GTC gas turbine cartrdige filter upgrade would improve pressure drop and increase power output despite the salt laden, high humidity environmental conditions.

Case Studies Energy and Power Systems

EGAT North Power Generation Shifted to CamGT Filters and Saved $1.24M USD in Yearly Power Degradation

Created Thursday, 30 April 2020

Egat North, the largest energy producer in Thailand, upgraded to Hi-Flo and CamClose air intake pre-filters as well as CamGT final EPA air filters and lowered degradation by 70%, reduced water wash requirements, and saved approximately $1.24M USD per year.

Case Studies Energy and Power Systems

Combined Cycle Plant installs a CamLab on-site for 3 months to test filters & LCC shows $900 000 USD savings over a 6-year timeframe

Created Thursday, 30 April 2020

Egat North, the largest energy producer in Thailand, upgraded to Hi-Flo and CamClose air intake pre-filters as well as CamGT final EPA air filters and lowered degradation by 70%, reduced water wash requirements, and saved approximately $1.24M USD per year.

Case Studies Energy and Power Systems Manufacturing and Machinery

An LNG Plant with high availability & reliability requirements upgrades to the CamGT EPA filters

Created Thursday, 30 April 2020

Air sampling, CamLab on-site analysis, as well as a Life Cycle Cost analysis show that the CamGT EPA filters will result in no shutdowns for turbine water washes, final filter shutdown extended to 5 years, decreased risk of corrosion and maximum power output.

Case Studies Energy and Power Systems

Major North African Pipeline Operating Over 2 Years Without Shutdown

Created Thursday, 30 April 2020

Synthetic CamPulse GTC F9 cartridge air intake filters keeps twenty 30MW engines clean and running despite the humid and dusty desert environmental conditions.

Air quality Case Studies Energy and Power Systems

A Pacific Coast Energy Plant Operates Corrosion-Free with Stable Output After Corrosion Tests Show the Benefits of EPA filters

Created Thursday, 30 April 2020

An energy plant on the pacific coast upgrades their Siemens 501F gas turbine filtration to the CamGT 4V-300 air intake filters after tests show its water and salt handling capabilities.

Case Studies Energy and Power Systems

Smurfit Kappa Pulp and Paper Company Improves Pressure Drop By 92% With GTC Cartridge Filters

Created Thursday, 30 April 2020

Low pressure drop GTC air filters minimize filter replacement requirements, improve power output, and lower fuel consumption.

Case Studies Energy and Power Systems Manufacturing and Machinery

Cartridge Air Intake Filters Improve Gas Turbine Performance for Union Gas Despite the Very Clean Environment

Created Thursday, 30 April 2020

A side by side comparison shows the benefits of higher grade GTC F9 gas turbine air intake filters for two RB211 gas turbines, even in very clean rural areas. It means a cleaner engine, higher power output, fewer water washes, and fuel savings.

Case Studies Energy and Power Systems

CamPulse GTC Gas Turbine Air Intake Filters Fighting Fog, Salt, and Hydrocarbons for Watson Cogneration Plant

Created Thursday, 30 April 2020

The Watson Cogeneration Plant operates 4 GE, Frame 7EA engines and produces 400 MW for local refineries and sells excess electricity to the grid. The Plant Manager requested air intake efficiency, pressure drop, and water tests from Camfil. The test results revealed the true impact of the synthetic cartridge filters on gas turbine performance.

Case Studies Energy and Power Systems

Engie Midlothian Air Intake Retrofit Means No Filter Change-Out for 3 years for 6 Alstom Gas Turbines 

Created Thursday, 30 April 2020

Camfil provides the CamGT EPA air filter solution that helps reduce gas turbine compressor efficiency degradation and improves pressure drop by 40%. Three years after installation, the customer reported no filter change-outs, only 1 water wash in 3 years, and a low and stable pressure drop.

Case Studies Energy and Power Systems

Retrofit of a Thailand Offshore Air Intake Filter System Improves gas turbine efficiency, Reduces Engine Degradation, Optimizes Turbine Maintenance, and Increases Uptime with high efficiency filters

Created Thursday, 30 April 2020

Frequent pressure and short filter replacement intervals led to high operational costs. Camfil's Cam-Flo air intake pre-filters and CamGT EPA air filters met their goal of 8000 hours of life and reduced pressure drop by 50%.

Case Studies Energy and Power Systems Manufacturing and Machinery

Part 1: Are your air inlet filters ready for the next big storm?

Created Thursday, 30 April 2020

During heavy storms, filters are subject to a lot of water. Both filter efficiency and pressure drop can be impacted if the filter drainage is not properly designed or the media hydrophobicity is not sufficient.

Energy and Power Systems

Part 2: Are your filters ready for the next big storm?

Created Thursday, 30 April 2020

Gas turbines are susceptible to fouling and damage if water droplets and water soluble contaminants, i.e. salts, are ingested by an engine.

Energy and Power Systems

Optimized Configuration Pays Back Investment in Less Than 2 Months

Created Thursday, 30 April 2020

What if we told you that 98% air and 2% fuel is the input of your most valuable assets, your turbines? Now what if we told you that 100% of that air contains pollutants that can damage your turbines if they’re not properly filtered?

Energy and Power Systems

Watch and Learn

Created Thursday, 30 April 2020

If you are looking to expand your knowledge on the impact of air filtration on your gas turbines and other turbomachinery, look no more!

Energy and Power Systems Education and Experience

Benefits of the right molecular air filtration solution for biogas production industry 

Created Thursday, 30 April 2020

The biogas process is critical as it releases heavily contaminated gasses that can cause engine corrosion and equipment abrasion, causing unscheduled downtime for maintenance and repair, which results in loss of output and profit. Luckily, there are several ways of solving molecular filtration in biogas plants with different types of filter media in deep beds.

Energy and Power Systems

Power Systems and Sustainability

Created Thursday, 30 April 2020

Camfil Power Systems (PS) provides filtration and acoustical solutions for turbomachinery including gas turbines, generators,industrial air compressors and diesel engines. Turbomachinery technology has evolved tremendously over the past decades.

Energy and Power Systems Sustainability

Infographic: How Advanced Filtration Reduces Carbon Output

Created Thursday, 30 April 2020

Read this infographic and discover: How gas turbines can play a positive role in the future energy mix; How gas turbines can improve their efficiency and carbon intensity; How you can burn less fuel and thus reduce emissions; The amount of CO2 a clean engine emits vs a fouled engine; and Static filter vs. Pulse filer features that reduce emissions

Energy and Power Systems

Webinars and tutorials

Created Thursday, 23 April 2020

Watch past webinars or register for upcoming webinars on air filtration

Education and Experience

How Camfil is preventing street level pollution by removing nitrogen dioxide in Hong Kong tunnel  

Created Tuesday, 21 April 2020

World’s largest air purification system in a tunnel with an aim to reduce carbon dioxide emissions by 11,000 tonnes annually. According to the United Nations Environment Programme, 92 percent of people in the Asia-Pacific region are exposed to high level of air pollution that pose significant risk to health.

Air quality Case Studies Sustainability

Food Ingredients and Dust

Created Tuesday, 21 April 2020

A Canadian-based provider of wholesale French and Asian-style cakes and pastries that ship to restaurants and grocery stores throughout North America turned to Camfil when it needed a dust collector. The requirements for the dust collector included the ability to collect flour, sugar, baking and dry mix dust from ingredients being dropped into mixers, augers and bin dumpers.

Case Studies Food and beverage

Air filters help gyms stay fit for their visitors

Created Tuesday, 21 April 2020

Going to a gym is supposed to keep you healthy – but the air in gyms can be filled with indoor air pollutants and pose a threat to visitors and employees.

Case Studies Air cleaners and air purifiers Commercial and Public buildings

Sustainability Interview With Camfil's CEO

Created Tuesday, 21 April 2020

Mark Simmons, CEO of Camfil, explains Camfil’s sustainability engagement and vision in the following interview.

Sustainability

Camfil provides high efficiency air filtration solution for EPR nuclear power station with an aim to reduce carbon emissions

Created Wednesday, 8 April 2020

Hinkley Point C in Somerset, United Kingdom is amongst the safest and most efficient nuclear power generator that is type of a Pressurised Water Reactor (PWR). With hundreds of megawatts electrical production in planning, safety of the process becomes a key concern.

Case Studies Energy and Power Systems Manufacturing and Machinery

Gas Turbines Breathe New Life

Created Wednesday, 8 April 2020

Camfil designs a static EPA retrofit gas turbine filtration solution for LM6000 turbines to ensure they deliver reliable power & heating to the district. The result of the upgrade was 3x more filter life, reduction in CO2 emissions by 1 100 tons per year, and fuel consumption savings of 650 000 Sm3 per year.

Case Studies Energy and Power Systems

Upgrade GT Filtration to Slash Carbon Emissions 

Created Wednesday, 8 April 2020

Upgrade your gas turbine air inlet filters to cut carbon emissions per MWh produced.

Energy and Power Systems

Choose the right Anti-Icing Application

Created Wednesday, 8 April 2020

Protect your gas turbine from ice formation during high humidity and low temperatures. Insufficient icing protection may result in inlet filter system issues and ice formation at the turbine inlet.

Energy and Power Systems

"Airplane jet Engines don't use filters, so why should I?"

Created Wednesday, 8 April 2020

To answer this question, let's look at the difference between a land based gas turbine and a jet engine.

Energy and Power Systems

Whitepaper: Cutting the carbon cost with improved air inlet systems 

Created Wednesday, 8 April 2020

With a growing demand for greener practices, and rising operational costs, it has become imperative that gas turbine operators cut their carbon footprints. Upgraded air intake systems are one of the easiest, most cost-effective ways to meet these demands, while improving operations at the same time.

Energy and Power Systems

Frequently Asked Questions about viruses and filtration

Created Tuesday, 31 March 2020

We have gathered the most frequently asked questions about the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and filtration.

Air quality Life science and healthcare Air cleaners and air purifiers Virus Contamination Control Commercial and Public buildings

Camfil acquires Airepure Australia Group

Created Monday, 2 March 2020

Camfil strengthens its position in the Australian market by acquiring Airepure Australia Group, a leading national air filtration solutions provider.

Innovation Technology and Research

why clean air indoors should be in your new year's resolution list 

Created Monday, 2 March 2020

Starting New Year’s with health resolutions is iconic and imperative. Everyone wants to start with training, yoga, eating fresh but no one thinks about breathing ‘clean air’, people often ignore the importance of clean air that is required to stay on top of those resolutions.

Air quality

Megalam EnerGuard

Created Friday, 28 February 2020

Camfils Megalam EnerGuard utilises the best features of all HEPA media types. EnerGuard incorporates the long life properties of glass fiber with the low energy consumption of membrane media to ensure optimal performance.

Life science and healthcare

HEPA FILTRATION-The Changing trends

Created Friday, 28 February 2020

HEPA filtration is required in a range of different Industries from Pharmaceuticals, Hospitals, Microelectronics and even the Food and Beverage Industry. Learn about the changing trends in HEPA filtration requirements, How HEPA filtration has advanced over the last number of years and how to identify and reduce the associated costs to your clean air requirements

Air quality Life science and healthcare

deep dive into the world of hepa air filters and why they define industry standards

Created Friday, 28 February 2020

Filtration is a physical, biological or chemical operation that separates solid matter – and sometimes fluids – from a mixture with a filter medium that has a complex structure through which only certain elements of the air (or fluid) can pass.

Air quality Life science and healthcare Standard and regulations

D-Pyro

Created Friday, 28 February 2020

Camfil introduces the Absolute D-Pyro. It’s the all new high temperature filter for depyrogenation tunnels. Familiar on the outside, ground breaking on the inside.

Life science and healthcare

Absolute V

Created Wednesday, 26 February 2020

The new Absolute V HEPA range of air filters is all about making your life simpler, safer and more eco friendly. This is achieved by offering you filters that are extremely light-weight, robust and easy to handle. Filters that provide world-leading protection for your operations.

Air quality Life science and healthcare Food and beverage Virus Contamination Control Electronics and optics

Reducing the risk of infection through virus by combating the air pathogens 

Created Tuesday, 25 February 2020

Combating the virus in the air. Maintaining a good level of hygiene and covering the mouth with a mask are good ways to stay protected but is this enough? Maintaining a hygienic and sanitary environment along with protection from those infected are vital as the virus thrives in contaminated conditions.

Air quality Life science and healthcare Virus Contamination Control

BioGas production for heat and power in St.Albans

Created Tuesday, 11 February 2020

Case Study: The BioGas produced is heavily laden with H2S (hydrogen sulphide), a gas that can cause corrosion and pitting inside the gas engine. A solution was required where a high level of abatement of H2S was possible and an easy filter media maintenance.

Case Studies

A Pressing Matter Solved by Handte EM Profi

Created Tuesday, 11 February 2020

Case Study: Camfil APC was approached by the company to recommend suitable mist extraction equipment with the provision that it was easy to maintain.

Case Studies

Camfil Designs a Compact Solutions on Existing Offshore Platform for Foxtrot International that Reduces Gas Turbine Maintenance

Created Tuesday, 11 February 2020

Located offshore Ivory Coast, Africa, the CamGT EPA filter solution saves Foxtrot International 3 shutdowns per year and eliminates salt corrrosion, without compromising on footprint.

Case Studies Energy and Power Systems

Camfil and Sustainability

Created Tuesday, 11 February 2020

A Message From Camfil Group Sustainability Officer. As you will read in this report, we have a bigger approach to sustainability where we look at our role as an employer and how we work with suppliers, distributors and customers to protect human rights, comply with trade regulations and ensure we help prevent corruption.

Sustainability

Camfils mission: to protect people, processes and the environment

Created Tuesday, 11 February 2020

In 2018, Camfil transitioned CEOs. Find out what our former and current CEOs think about Camfil’s approach to sustainability in this interview. Our management believe we can run a healthy business and do good at the same time!

Sustainability

Thermal cutting fume and dust

Created Tuesday, 11 February 2020

Case Study: Metal processing and fabrication company acts to protect employee health by installing Gold Series dust collector

Case Studies

Tips to ensure good indoor air quality 

Created Wednesday, 8 January 2020

As temperatures plummet and winter weather starts to bite, heating systems are switched on. Well insulated, airtight modern houses are highly efficient at retaining this warmth, but they also keep in less welcome things such as fumes from central heating systems, wood burners and open fires.

Air quality Air cleaners and air purifiers Virus Contamination Control

Manufacturing Industry Air Cleaners

Created Saturday, 9 November 2019

In the Manufacturing Industry Air Quality can be compromised by the production processes.

Air cleaners and air purifiers

Air Cleaners in Hospitals

Created Saturday, 9 November 2019

Find out how Camfil solutions can help you protect your patients and staff in your hospital

Life science and healthcare Air cleaners and air purifiers

Air Cleaners in Food and Beverage Production

Created Saturday, 9 November 2019

Air is a Vital Ingredient in Food and Beverage Production. Protecting your production process and final product has never been easier

Food and beverage Air cleaners and air purifiers

Air Quality Index - how clean is the air in your country

Created Saturday, 9 November 2019

Metrics matter because you can't manage what you don't measure. Making decisions based on facts rather than emotions or "gut feel" is the only way to manage a situation effectively. That's why an air quality index (AQI) is an invaluable tool in the relentless battle against air pollution.

Air quality

Bushfire Smoke Filter Solution Guide

Created Saturday, 9 November 2019

Bushfires are a regular occurrence in Australia, destroying homes, decimating bushland and harming people and wildlife. However, bushfires also result in vast amounts of pollutants being released into the air and have a long-lasting impact on air quality.

Air quality

Eurovent 2019

Created Tuesday, 22 January 2019

The new Eurovent Classification is defined in Rating Standard RS4/C/001-2019 and covers all products in the scope of the Eurovent Certified Performance programme for Air Filters rated at 0.944 m3/s as nominal airflow.

Standard and regulations

Food & Beverage: World's Leading Beverage Company

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

Case Study: Clean Air For Leading Beverage Manufacturer. Air is the only ingredient involved in every aspect of food and beverage manufacturing. Air comes into contact with products from storage of goods all way to packaging. How can we help to keep your food processes safe?

Case Studies Food and beverage Manufacturing and Machinery

UNIVERSITY SEES PROOF OF 24% LOWER ANNUAL ENERGY COSTS USING CAMFIL FILTER VS COMPETING FILTER

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

A Life Cycle Costing (LCC) analysis proved the Camfil Durafil filter operated at a 24% lower energy cost per year than the Viledon T-60. The Camfil product would save the customer $14 per filter per year versus the alternative.

Case Studies Commercial and Public buildings

Tata Power Trombay retrofits their filtration system to improve corrosion, pressure drop, and diverter dampers within deadline

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

Tata Power Ltd, India's largest integrated power company requests Camfil for a Cam-Flo pocket bag filter and CamGT static air filter retrofit after heavy hot corrosion in the gas turbine and high pressure drop jeopardized performance and safety.

Case Studies Energy and Power Systems

Hospitals & Healthcare: St. James Hospital Dublin

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

Case Study: St James Hospital Prevents Aspergillus. Healthcare facilities must maintain the highest levels of cleanliness to promote health and healing. Camfil provides air cleaners for these environments. St. James Hospitaal in Dublin used Camfil for Aspergillus prevention.

Case Studies Life science and healthcare Take a breath Commercial and Public buildings

SCHOOL LEARNS THE BENEFIT OF FRESH AIR

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

A Life Cycle Costing (LCC) analysis proved the Camfil Durafil filter operated at a 24% lower energy cost per year than the Viledon T-60. The Camfil product would save the customer $14 per filter per year versus the alternative.

Air quality Case Studies Take a breath Commercial and Public buildings

Camtain® Contains Explosive Pharma Dust

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

Case Study: Camtain Contains Explosive Pharma Dust. A multinational pharmaceutical company needed a dust extraction system for their new tableting suite in Spain. The suite comprised of six rooms, each with its own tablet machine that created explosive dusts.

Case Studies Life science and healthcare

Pfizer Improved Air Quality While Cutting Energy Costs

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

Case Study: Pfizer Prioritises Energy Reduction Project. Camfil secured a supply and installation contract at the Pfizer Global Research and Development Campus in South-East Kent, UK that improved air quality and saves over £2 million.

Case Studies

North Sea Oil Rig

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

Case Study: North Sea Oil Rig Accommodation Areas. Employees at the North Sea Oil Rig needed cleaner air in common spaces such as television rooms and accommodation spaces. Find out how Camfil and MSV Regalia improved the air with 24/7 usage of a filtration system.

Case Studies Energy and Power Systems

Norland Managed Services

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

Case Study: Indoor Air Quality Worth The Investment. This major bank is one of the world‘s largest financial institutions. Norland Managed services are the Facilities Management provider for their 600,000 square feet London office building, in central London.

Case Studies

Food Producer Builds Appetite For Gold Series®

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

Case Study. Food Producer Builds Appetite For Gold Series. Nestle wanted a turnkey installation and a guaranteed price for a dust collection system at their frozen dinner plant. The application called for two collectors to handle the various types of spices and additives.

Case Studies

Midwest PMS

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

Case Study: Eliminating Dust Clouds At Midwest PMS. Midwest PMS is a manufacturer of liquid supplements for livestock that are custom blended per order to various customers in the US. Their fully automated batching system combines an order’s various ingredients by weight.

Case Studies

JPW Companies

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

Case Study: Gold Series Blasts Competitor Dust Collector. JPW Companies offers a wide variety of products built to last for manufacturing companies. Installed on a blasting machine, JPW Companies originally installed a competitor's dust collector to manage the facility.

Case Studies Manufacturing and Machinery

Huadian Corporation upgrades to the CamPulse GTC synthetic cartridge filters and maximizes availability during the critical heating season

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

Huadian, a power generation company located in China, upgraded the air inlet filtration system to the GTC synthetic cartridge filters on GT PG9171E engines and improved pressure drop and availability despite the high humidity levels.

Case Studies Energy and Power Systems

H C Orstedsvearket

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

During the process of removing the four, 28 meter high boilers, a lot of environmentally harmful materials must be handled, and the demolition process will create dust and smoke, which cannot be spread outside the building.

Case Studies Manufacturing and Machinery

Manufacturing: Georgian gates

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

Case Study: Metal Fabrication Workshop Improves IAQ. Increase production efficiency, reduce your environmental impact and keep your shop and workers safe. Camfil industrial air cleaners work hard for Georgian Gates, so they can focus on getting the job done.

Case Studies

Camfil Serves Up Savings in Energy, Filter Costs, and Labour

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

Case Study: Filter Savings At Frozen Food Manufacturer. Three air handling units supplied air to critical processing areas in one of the USA's largest frozen food manufacturing facilities. The pre and final filter combination saved the plant over $33,000 per year.

Case Studies

Fermentation Odours

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

Case Study: Odour Solution For Pharmaceutical Company. There was a distinct odour in the manufacturer's lab and cold storage area, and employee complaints of nuisance odour eventually circulated to management where the concern was escalated.

Case Studies

Warehousing & Logistics: DB Schenker

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

Case Study: DB Schenker Cleans Distrubution Centre Air. No matter where they are in the world, Camfil’s customers rely on us to protect their employees’ health by improving indoor air quality. Listen to how a world-leading logistics company worked together with Camfil to solve issues within their distribution centre in Norway.

Air quality Case Studies Air cleaners and air purifiers

HIGH-BAY WAREHOUSE GETS CLEAN AIR FOR OPTIMUM STORAGE, WORKING CONDITIONS AND ENERGY EFFICIENCY

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

Case Study: Air Cleaner Solves Health & Dust Issue. The DB Schenker logistics centre in Önnestad, Sweden now successfully deploys Camfil CamCleaner 6000s for filtering and purifying air in hall areas. Commissioning the CamCleaners did not require major structural alterations.

Case Studies Air cleaners and air purifiers

Dalkia Power Saves €172 000 / season with Camfil E10 EPA Filters

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

Dalkia, a leader in the French gas turbine market, launched a national comparative test for various air intake filters, including Camfil's Hi-Flo pre-filters and CamGT EPA filters, to increase power production for their 10 GE LM6000 gas turbines.

Case Studies Energy and Power Systems

Cofely UK

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

Case Study: Clean Air For Cofely United Kingdom. Cofely, a GDF Suez company, is one of the leading experts in energy, technology and facilities management services with business outsourcing. Camfil provides City air purifiers to improve IAQ.

Case Studies

A Breath of Fresh Air In The Logistic Sector 

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

Case Study: A Breath Of Fresh Air For The Logistics Sector. Two large warehouses of are used for interim storage of components. With stock moved on a daily basis, the stored components soon gather dust. The availability of staff and maintaining their health is top priority.

Case Studies Air cleaners and air purifiers

CamGT Filters Reduce Noise & Bring Additional Profits Due To Lower Pressure Drop

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

Noise complaints from neighboring communities in Thailand prompted the plants to evaluate a noise-reducing filtration system. The CamGT high efficiency air filter solution not only improved the noise levels, it also increased turbine availability, improved pressure drop and helped the gas turbine produce more power.

Case Studies Energy and Power Systems

Global Leader In Beverage Industry Cuts Annual Filter Use By More Than 80 Percent

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

Case Study: Bottled Water Producer Reduces Labour And Waste. One of the largest global food companies and a global leader in the bottled water industry, read about how this company turned to Camfil to help meet its strong commitment to health, hydration and the environment in particular.

Case Studies

Auburndale Power Plant Saves Over $390,000 USD after 3 years with CamPulse GTC low pressure drop air filters

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

After three years of operation the CamPulse GTC F9 cartridge gas turbine air filters helped improve power output, decrease filter replacement frequency, and save over $400 000 as a result of lower pressure drop.

Case Studies Energy and Power Systems

Clean Air for World Record Attempt

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

Camfil partnered with Stockholm School of Economics in order to bring clean air for optimal breathing during the world record attempt for most hours on a double pole ski machine.

Commercial and Public buildings

Camfil City M for Offices

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

City M, equipped with particulate and molecular filters, delivers a healthier indoor environment by removing dust, contaminants and harmful particles in department stores, offices, schools, hospitals and homes.

Commercial and Public buildings

What is sick building syndrome and why should you care?

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

The reason understanding SBS is important is a majority of adults spend a minimum of eight hours a day inside an office or work building, and most are indoor for about 90 percent of the time they are awake.

Commercial and Public buildings

How good is the air quality in your office?

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

It's important for us to understand how the air we breathe can affect our long-term health. That's especially true when it comes to office air quality, since most adults spend at least eight hours in these enclosed areas.

Air quality Air cleaners and air purifiers Commercial and Public buildings

How Harmful Is the Air Quality on Airplanes?

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

Although there are engineering standards that recommend levels of air filtration for airplanes, there is no federal requirement for airplanes to install air filters. Cabins may not be filtered or cleaned in any way.

Air quality Air cleaners and air purifiers Commercial and Public buildings

Salt & Corrosion Considerations

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

Gas Turbine Application: Do you operate in a coastal or offshore site? Unfortunately, you probably have to deal with corrosion related issues. You can, however, operate corrosion-free if you take the right measures.

Energy and Power Systems

How to Choose the Right Air Filtration Solution 

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

Turbomachinery: Air inlet filtration systems should be designed to suit the environment. Because of market pressures, a general design has been used in widely varying environment conditions. Before making your purchase, get an assessment.

Energy and Power Systems

Filter Replacement Strategies

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

Gas Turbine Application: The quality of air inlet filters is essential for optimal gas turbine performance. Protecting the turbine with site-specific filtration solutions will assure profits are kept high.

Energy and Power Systems

Gold Series X-Flo

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

GSX collectors are ideal for use in pharma, mining, food and chemical processing industries. They also provide a safer work environment in metalworking applications like welding and cutting.

Manufacturing and Machinery

Molecular Filtration For Life

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

Starting the In Vitro Fertilisation (IVF) process can be an exciting and nerve-wracking experience for anyone needing help in conceiving a child.

Life science and healthcare

Hospital Air Quality Matters

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

As a place of healing and recovery, hospital air quality is even more important than the air quality at commercial offices and shopping malls. The purpose of a hospital is to return people to good health, and an essential aspect of this process is ensuring that airborne pollutants do not make existing conditions worse.

Life science and healthcare

Introducing Camfil'S ProSafe Range of Air Filters

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

Some processes are more sensitive than others. If you work in the food and beverage or life science industries, you know how tough the demands on clean air are. To be sure you have the right filter, look for the ProSafe symbol.

Life science and healthcare Food and beverage Standard and regulations

Dust Collection Tips to Keep “Free-From” Foods Safe from Cross-Contamination

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

Cross-contamination is a serious concern in the food processing industry. Facilities that produce both non-allergy-friendly or gluten-containing foods and “free-from” foods face even more challenges.

Food and beverage

Food and Beverage Contamination

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

Most people understand air pollution and poor air quality are issues that are important, but it often remains an abstract concept until it affects them directly. But food and beverage contamination grabs people's attention.

Food and beverage

What Are the Effects of Corrosion?

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

Some of the effects of corrosion include a significant deterioration of natural and historic monuments. Air pollution causes corrosion, and it’s becoming worse worldwide. Learn how to protect your equipment.

Electronics and optics

Data Centre Air Filtration

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

To remain operational, data centres must be cooled to a specific temperature, and the physical equipment must be protected from the elements to avoid costly breakdowns. How can Camfil help you achieve the right temperature?

Electronics and optics

Camfil Welcomes Clean Air Strategy's Focus on IAQ

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

Following the launch of the UK government's Clean Air Strategy 2019, Camfil welcomes its recognition of the effect of Indoor Air Quality on people's health.

Standard and regulations

Chris Ecob on ISO 16890

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

Chris Ecob, our IAQ expert, introduces the new ISO 16890 standard for testing and classification of air filters and offers interesting perspectives on the benefits for specifiers and users of filters.

Take a breath Standard and regulations

Global Moves Aim to Strengthen IAQ

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

Two important international initiatives are set to impact on filtration in the home and at work to protect occupants from poor indoor air quality (IAQ). Whether small or large, the end product of our air filters is clean air.

Air quality Air cleaners and air purifiers Standard and regulations

PM1 - The new focus to protect human health

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

Ambient air quality has improved considerably in the last few decades by a range of measures. However, there is convincing evidence that current levels of air pollution still pose a considerable risk to human health.

Take a breath Standard and regulations

Camfil Welcomes ISO 16890

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

This standard provides the first opportunity for global harmonisation as it proceeds to replace the two existing localised standards; ASHRAE 52.2 which is dominant in USA and EN779:2012 which is dominant in Europe.

Take a breath Standard and regulations

What is PM1?

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

Humans eat 1kg of food each day, drink 2,5 kg of fluids and breathe more than 15kg of air per day. We take care about the food we eat and the water that we drink, but rarely do we consider the air we breath. Find out more with our Take A Breath infographics.

Take a breath Standard and regulations

9 Things to Know about the Gold Series

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

Watch our video about the Gold Series to quickly learn some interesting facts about Air Pollution Control's flagship product.

Innovation Technology and Research

Camfil Tech Center Trosa

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

Learn more about our state of the art technology center in Trosa, Sweden. The center is positioned near our flagship factory to work in conjunction with product testing. A passion for R&D has driven the us forward for 50 years.

Innovation Technology and Research

New bus shelter will clean the air in cities

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

Contaminated air is drawn into the roof of the Clean Air Shelter through pre-filters in each end to be further purified by Camfil's latest air purifier.

Innovation Technology and Research

Camfil Experience Centre

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

In the Camfil Experience Centre, you will experience the importance of indoor air quality in an interactive and multimedia manner. Let yourself be inspired and experience Camfil in Reinfeld, Germany.

Education and Experience

Gas Turbine Filter Testing

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

The test rig has been calibrated according to standards EN 779, ISO 16890 and ASHRAE 52.2 and was developed for air filter testing simulating the harsh climate conditions where gas turbines are often located.

Education and Experience

Spring allergies – make your home a safe haven with Camfil

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

We want to enjoy the spring and nature is undoubtedly good for us overall. We love our pets and like our house to be fresh! In home air cleaners are a great solution.

Air quality Air cleaners and air purifiers

Indoor and Outdoor Pollution in Every Day Life

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

Exposure to poor air quality is bad for your health and well-being, limiting this exposure can help prevent its impact.

Air quality

Camfil Measures Air on Hornsgatan

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

For several years, Hornsgatan has been designated Sweden's dirtiest street when it comes to air pollution. Hornsgatan is an exposed street when it comes to harmful particles in the air. How does this affect residents?

Air quality Case Studies

Dust & Fume Lab Capabilities

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

We can perform a battery of bench tests on your sample dust, including simulated challenges. We analyze your performance requirements and use this information to develop the best collection system for your needs.

Education and Experience

Simon Birkett, Founder and Director of Clean Air in London

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

The WHO says that air pollution is the biggest environmental health risk. There are 3.7 million deaths every year attributable to outdoor air pollution and 4.3 million deaths attributable to indoor air pollution.

Sustainability

Indoor Air Quality Forum 2017

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

75 attendees. Seven noted speakers. Four professors. One mission – to discuss the importance of indoor air quality (IAQ). On Monday, September 5, 2017, Camfil AB and Trosa Kommun hosted a full day forum on IAQ.

Air quality Sustainability

Guest Blog with Simon Birkett

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

"After a long career with HSBC, I established ‘Clean Air in London’ (CAL) in 2006 with a mission to achieve full compliance with WHO guidelines for air quality in London and elsewhere," said Simon Birkett

Sustainability

Air Pollution Public Awareness on the Rise

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

Air pollution is not a new problem. The London smog of 1952 killed an estimated 12,000 people, and in response to it, a Clean Air Act was passed in the UK to combat air pollution. View our infographic to learn more about the risks.

Air quality Take a breath

Swedish government takes historical steps to improve residential living with better ventilation and filtration solutions

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

The Swedish government will step up measures to improve the indoor environment in Swedish housing. Enhancing professional competence will be the platform. Better ventilation and filtration technology will be the means.

Air quality Sustainability

PM1: the smallest particles in the air

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

We all know that air pollution is bad for human health. A much less known fact is that new research indicates that the smallest particles in the air are the most dangerous.

Air quality Take a breath

Give the Gift of Clean Air! Simple tricks to keep your indoor air quality high this holiday season

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

We often discuss solutions for keeping the air inside our workplaces clean from pollutants. But during the holiday season, we have the unique ability to spend time away from work and at home with families.

Air quality

Preserving the past with clean air

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

Cold weather and winter holidays make the warm, entertaining confines of a museum an attractive prospect. To keep the contents of these artefact filled buildings in good condition, preserving often decades of history.

Air quality Commercial and Public buildings

Indoor Air Quality IAQ

Created Thursday, 13 December 2018

Air contamination consist of particles, gases and vapours that may reduce the well-being and health of humans and decrese the output and efficiency of production processes.

Air quality

How to improve indoor air quality and productivity

Created Wednesday, 12 December 2018

Studies suggest that indoor air quality and productivity of employees are related. Healthy air quality directly contributes to the performance of staff. In this article, we help define solutions to improve your current IAQ.

Air quality

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