Filtration and Building Security
Since 9/11, homeland security experts, including the U.S. military and the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health have promoted high-efficiency filtration, including chemical air cleaning, as a “silver bullet.” The central idea is to use the building HVAC system as the ultimate defense barrier to protect building occupants from airborne environmental hazards.
Authors: H.E. (Barney) Burroughs, Presidential Member/Fello
Citation: ASHRAE Journal, Vol 47, No. 4
Publish Date: April 2005
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