Whole House Air Cleaners: Effect on HVAC System Performance
Air cleaners are increasingly popular add-ons for residences as families strive to rid living spaces of germs and mold. This article examines how these cleaners affect HVAC system performance, including when the cleaner is new and when it is loaded with dust. It explains how the successful installation of a whole-house air cleaner depends on ductwork properties, blower pressure and other factors that can influence system performance.
Authors: Rakesh Goel
Citation: ASHRAE Journal, vol. 50, no. 3
Pages: 51-54, 56-59
Publish Date: March 2008
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