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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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Can We Remove it

Created 04 October 2021

Dealing with airborne odours, toxins and gases can be a big challenge. Learn about how Molecular Contamination Control and how it can protect against the harmful effects of these airborne contaminants.

Commercial and Public buildings Education and Experience Life science and healthcare Air quality Electronics and optics Food and beverage Manufacturing and Machinery

Why do we need a deeper connection with the air we absolutely depend upon - indoor air quality

Created 27 August 2021

Camfil is in the vanguard of a growing international movement to reduce the negative health effects of polluted air. As a leader in clean air solutions, we actively inform and educate customers, decision-makers, and the general public about threatening air pollutants and the tangible benefits of effective air filtration and high indoor air quality.

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

How to remove high concentration of particles in metal industry

Created 27 August 2021

Welding, grinding and laser/plasma cutting processes produce huge amounts of fine PM1 particles and various harmful gases that cannot be removed from the indoor air by ventilation alone.

Air quality Manufacturing and Machinery

SIGNIFICANTLY BETTER WORKING eNVIRONMENT WHILE DEMOLISHING THE NUCLEAR POWER PLANT IN SWEDEN

Created 27 August 2021

Clean air at a disused nuclear power plant operated by Barsebäck Kraft AB (BKAB) in Sweden. The used nuclear fuels were removed a long time, but demolishing the nuclear power plant is a dirty job that requires maximum safety and control. To keep the air clean in the demolition process, air purifiers from Camfil were used.

Air cleaners and air purifiers Case Studies Air quality Energy and Power Systems

Air Quality recommendations for schools

Created 23 August 2021

Air Quality recommendations for schools to help protect staff and student health from airborne contaminants

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

Gas Turbines Breathe New Life

Created 19 July 2021

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

Effective HEPA air purifier Solution

Created 19 July 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 cleaners and air purifiers Case Studies Air quality Virus Contamination Control

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

Created 19 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.

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

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

Created 14 July 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 cleaners and air purifiers Life science and healthcare Air quality Virus Contamination Control

Molecular Contamination Control & Sustainability

Created 28 June 2021

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

Power Systems and Sustainability

Created 28 June 2021

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.

Sustainability Energy and Power Systems

Air Pollution Control & Sustainability

Created 28 June 2021

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

Efficient removal of corrosive gases and odorous contaminants from air with CamCarb VG

Created 21 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.

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

KEEPING THE INFORMATION SUPERHIGHWAY CLEAR

Created 04 May 2021

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

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

Created 03 May 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

French retailer protects employees by improving air quality in the workplace 

Created 28 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 cleaners and air purifiers Case Studies Commercial and Public buildings Air quality Virus Contamination Control

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

Created 28 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

EN 1822 and ISO 29463 HEPA filter factory test

Created 13 April 2021

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

Standard and regulations

Camfil's Sustainability engagement and vision

Created 13 April 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

Indian Oil Institute of Petroleum Management IS USING CUSTOM RANGE OF CAMFIL PRODUCTS TO COMBAT THE POOR INDOOR AIR QUALITY

Created 13 April 2021

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

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

SAFEGUARDING CRITICAL OPERATIONS AT THIS PHARMACEUTICAL COMPANY

Created 13 April 2021

When a major biopharmaceutical company began to experience problems with leaky filters in its R&D lab, it turned to Camfil’s award-winning EnerGuard™ filters for help. The result? Purpose-built filters with close to 100% efficiency, zero installation failures, minimal unplanned filter changes – and significant savings in time and energy.

Case Studies Life science and healthcare Sustainability

CamGT EPA Filters Boost Gas Turbine Performance

Created 13 April 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

TU Delft Solar Boat Case

Created 22 March 2021

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

Case Studies Sustainability Energy and Power Systems

SELECT THE RIGHT AIR FILTRATION SOLUTION USING LIFE CYCLE COST

Created 26 February 2021

SELECT THE RIGHT AIR FILTRATION SOLUTION USING LIFE CYCLE COST

Standard and regulations Sustainability

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

Created 19 February 2021

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

Energy and Power Systems

Desulfurization of Biogas with CamPure 32

Created 19 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 19 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

Life science and healthcare Air quality

Let's talk clean air - Podcast

Created 19 February 2021

Let's talk clean air - Podcast

Education and Experience

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

Created 19 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 cleaners and air purifiers Case Studies Commercial and Public buildings Air quality Virus Contamination Control

People Matter 1st - understanding the effect of particulate matter

Created 02 February 2021

People Matter first - understanding the effect of particulate matter

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

Singapore Coastal Cogeneration Plant CamGT

Created 27 January 2021

CamGT 3V-600 static final filters and Cam-Flo GT Hybrid pocket air filters eliminate 6 offline washes per year, improve gas turbine compressor efficiency, and boost power output for a Singaporean coastal cogeneration power plant.

Case Studies Energy and Power Systems

Winter weather increase the risk of infection

Created 27 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 cleaners and air purifiers Commercial and Public buildings Air quality Virus Contamination Control

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

Created 30 December 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

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

Created 21 December 2020

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

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

Safe schools everyday

Created 21 December 2020

For a safe school operation, healthy and virus-free air in the classroom is needed to avoid infections and diseases. Viruses, such as COVID-19, can spread through the air in the form of aerosols. Depending on factors including ventilation rates and particulate levels, these viruses can remain airborne for several hours. Indoor environments can experience a higher concentration of aerosols (high viral load), which can increase the risk of infection.

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

Air cleaners in the life science industry

Created 15 December 2020

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 cleaners and air purifiers Life science and healthcare Air quality

Hospital Air Cleaners

Created 24 November 2020

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

Air cleaners and air purifiers Life science and healthcare

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

Created 18 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 cleaners and air purifiers Case Studies Commercial and Public buildings Air quality Virus Contamination Control

PURIFYING THE AIR AND PROTECTING BARBER SHOP CUSTOMERS

Created 18 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.

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

Protect your warehouse and logistics center with clean air solutions

Created 23 October 2020

Protect your warehouse and logistics center with clean air solutions

Air cleaners and air purifiers Commercial and Public buildings

Protecting employees from harmful pathogens

Created 22 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 cleaners and air purifiers Air quality Virus Contamination Control

Why high efficiency air filtration is important for food safety

Created 16 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 cleaners and air purifiers Air quality Food and beverage

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

Created 10 September 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 cleaners and air purifiers Case Studies Commercial and Public buildings Air quality

Upgrade GT Filtration to Slash Carbon Emissions 

Created 03 September 2020

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

Energy and Power Systems

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

Created 03 September 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.

Innovation Technology and Research Sustainability

Infographic: How Advanced Filtration Reduces Carbon Output

Created 03 September 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

Food Ingredients and Dust

Created 03 September 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

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

Created 03 September 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 03 September 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 03 September 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 03 September 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 cleaners and air purifiers Air quality

Air quality recommendations for gyms

Created 03 September 2020

Air quality recommendations for gyms

Air quality

Air Quality recommendations for Meat processing FACILITY

Created 03 September 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 cleaners and air purifiers Air quality Food and beverage Virus Contamination Control

Air quality recommendations for office spaces

Created 03 September 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 cleaners and air purifiers Commercial and Public buildings Air quality Virus Contamination Control

Air Quality Recommendations for Viruses

Created 03 September 2020

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

Commercial and Public buildings Air quality Virus Contamination Control

Air Quality recommendations for hotels

Created 03 September 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 cleaners and air purifiers Commercial and Public buildings Air quality Virus Contamination Control

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

Created 03 September 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.

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

ENHANCED ACOUSTICS AS A RESULT OF GOOD INDOOR AIR QUALITY 

Created 03 September 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.

Air cleaners and air purifiers Case Studies Commercial and Public buildings

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

Created 25 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 cleaners and air purifiers Case Studies Commercial and Public buildings Air quality Virus Contamination Control

Air filters help gyms stay fit for their visitors

Created 25 August 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.

Air cleaners and air purifiers Case Studies Commercial and Public buildings

Frequently Asked Questions about viruses and filtration

Created 13 August 2020

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

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

Improved indoor HVAC system can help prevent airborne respiratory viruses

Created 13 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 cleaners and air purifiers Commercial and Public buildings Life science and healthcare Air quality Virus Contamination Control

Odour Exasperation - Here is what you can do in your restaurant to eliminate odour nuisance & neutralize the air

Created 11 August 2020

Restaurants have odours coming from a variety of sources and they all have one thing in common, they spread 'air pollution'. Odours are one of the leading causes of air pollution at restaurants or food courts and the odour profile from a kitchen depends on various factors.

Commercial and Public buildings Air quality Food and beverage

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

Created 30 June 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

Gaining control over corrosion with molecular air filtration solutions

Created 30 June 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

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

Created 30 June 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

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

Created 30 June 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 cleaners and air purifiers Commercial and Public buildings Life science and healthcare Air quality Food and beverage Virus Contamination Control

Megalam EnerGuard

Created 05 March 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

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

Created 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.

Life science and healthcare Air quality Virus Contamination Control

BioGas production for heat and power in St.Albans

Created 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 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 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 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 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 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 08 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 cleaners and air purifiers Air quality Virus Contamination Control

How to improve indoor air quality and productivity

Created 18 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

Indoor Air Quality IAQ

Created 18 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

Preserving the past with clean air

Created 18 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.

Commercial and Public buildings Air quality

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

Created 18 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

PM1: the smallest particles in the air

Created 18 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

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

Created 18 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

Air Pollution Public Awareness on the Rise

Created 18 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

Guest Blog with Simon Birkett

Created 18 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

Indoor Air Quality Forum 2017

Created 18 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

Simon Birkett, Founder and Director of Clean Air in London

Created 18 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

Dust & Fume Lab Capabilities

Created 18 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

Spring allergies – make your home a safe haven with Camfil

Created 18 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 cleaners and air purifiers Air quality

Camfil Measures Air on Hornsgatan

Created 18 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?

Case Studies Air quality

Indoor and Outdoor Pollution in Every Day Life

Created 18 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

Gas Turbine Filter Testing

Created 18 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

Camfil Experience Centre

Created 18 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

Camfil Tech Center Trosa

Created 18 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 18 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

9 Things to Know about the Gold Series

Created 18 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

What is PM1?

Created 18 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.

Standard and regulations Take a breath

Camfil Welcomes ISO 16890

Created 18 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.

Standard and regulations Take a breath

PM1 - The new focus to protect human health

Created 18 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.

Standard and regulations Take a breath

Chris Ecob on ISO 16890

Created 18 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.

Standard and regulations Take a breath

Camfil Welcomes Clean Air Strategy's Focus on IAQ

Created 18 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

Global Moves Aim to Strengthen IAQ

Created 18 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 cleaners and air purifiers Air quality Standard and regulations

Data Centre Air Filtration

Created 18 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

What Are the Effects of Corrosion?

Created 18 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

Food and Beverage Contamination

Created 18 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

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

Created 18 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

Camfil ProSafe 

Created 18 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

Hospital Air Quality Matters

Created 18 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

Molecular Filtration For Life

Created 18 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

Gold Series X-Flo

Created 18 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

Filter Replacement Strategies

Created 18 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

How to Choose the Right Air Filtration Solution 

Created 18 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

Salt & Corrosion Considerations

Created 18 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 Harmful Is the Air Quality on Airplanes?

Created 18 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 cleaners and air purifiers Commercial and Public buildings Air quality

How good is the air quality in your office?

Created 18 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 cleaners and air purifiers Commercial and Public buildings Air quality

What is sick building syndrome and why should you care?

Created 18 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

Camfil City M for Offices

Created 18 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

Clean Air for World Record Attempt

Created 18 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

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

Created 18 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

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

Created 18 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

CamGT 4v300

Created 18 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

A Breath of Fresh Air In The Logistic Sector 

Created 18 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.

Air cleaners and air purifiers Case Studies

Cofely UK

Created 18 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

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

Created 18 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

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

Created 18 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.

Air cleaners and air purifiers Case Studies

Warehousing & Logistics: DB Schenker

Created 18 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 cleaners and air purifiers Case Studies Air quality

Fermentation Odours

Created 18 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

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

Created 18 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

Manufacturing: Georgian gates

Created 18 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

H C Orstedsvearket

Created 18 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

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

Created 18 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

JPW Companies

Created 18 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

Midwest PMS

Created 18 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

Food Producer Builds Appetite For Gold Series®

Created 18 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

Norland Managed Services

Created 18 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

North Sea Oil Rig

Created 18 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

Pfizer Improved Air Quality While Cutting Energy Costs

Created 18 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

Camtain® Contains Explosive Pharma Dust

Created 18 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

SCHOOL LEARNS THE BENEFIT OF FRESH AIR

Created 18 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 Air quality Take a breath

Hospitals & Healthcare: St. James Hospital Dublin

Created 18 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 Commercial and Public buildings Life science and healthcare Take a breath

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

Created 18 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

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

Created 18 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

Food & Beverage: World's Leading Beverage Company

Created 18 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

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