Ventilation

Forward-Thinking Design Enables Efficiency

March 25, 2013

It takes a bit of ingenuity and a healthy dose of elbow grease to transform a 30,000-square-foot abandoned Sears auto center into a 91-point LEED Platinum certified office space, but that is exactly what Bremerton, Wash.-based Rice Fergus Miller (RFM) Architecture did. 


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IAQ, the Flu, and You — Minimizing Airborne Illnesses

March 11, 2013

For contractors, fighting the flu and other airborne illnesses offers a humanitarian service to society, as well as a potential boost to their bottom line.


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Can Increased Humidity Stimulate Cleaner Indoor Air?

Mayo Clinic Research Shows Humidity Helps Bully Flu Out of Schools
March 11, 2013
In a paper recently published online in BMC Infectious Diseases, Koep and his fellow Mayo Clinic researchers explore humidity in schools and the potential effects it could have on the survival and transmissibility of the influenza virus.


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Metal-Fab Inc.: Chimney, Vent Products

March 11, 2013

The company offers a variety of chimney and vent products. They include a complete line of B-vent, Corr/Guard® special gas vent, solid fuel chimney and pellet chimney, flexible chimney liners, and fire dampers. 


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Titus: Commercial Duct Insulation

March 4, 2013

Comprised of natural cotton composed of recycled denim, the EcoShield is a natural fiber insulation. According to the manufacturer, the liner provides superb sound absorption, consistent thermal performance, and is IAQ friendly. 


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2013 AHR Expo Product Roundup: IAQ + Ventilation

February 18, 2013

The NEWS staff was very busy at the AHR Expo in Dallas, seeking information on new products. Here is a comprehensive list of the IAQ and ventilation products we found on the show floor.


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Greenheck Fan Corp.: Tornado Dampers

January 21, 2013
Heavy-duty, double-flanged, channel frame-style backdraft tornado dampers are designed to protect against tornados and rapid pressure changes. Installed in ductwork or wall mounted near the exterior of a building, the tornado dampers allow for air movement (intake or exhaust) during normal weather conditions. 


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Design Polymerics: LEED Solvent-Based Duct Sealer

January 21, 2013
The DP 1090 solvent-based duct sealer is Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design- (LEED) qualified as a low-emitting sealant with volatile organic compounds less than 50 grams/liter. The sealant skins in less than a minute to help installers avoid the clean-up commonly associated with solvent-based duct sealers.


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Owens Corning: Flexible Duct Insulation

January 14, 2013
Designed for flexible duct media, Eco-Touch® insulation delivers thermal and acoustical characteristics to HVAC systems in residential and commercial settings. It is designed with an impervious inner air barrier film, which prevents insulation from entering the airstream, reducing the possibility of further air friction loss.


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Belimo Americas: Actuator-Damper Jackshaft Linkage

January 14, 2013
Designed to facilitate the attachment of the manufacturer’s EF spring return actuators to a damper’s jackshaft, the ZG-JSL linkage simplifies typical installations and eliminates the difficulties where jackshaft bearings are hard to access.


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