APC Filtration Inc. Solution To Mask And Ventilator Shortage In Canada

APC Filtration Inc. Solution To Mask And Ventilator Shortage In Canada During these unprecedented times, the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has​ ​increased our awareness and behaviour towards increasing health measures within our homes, workplaces and communities. In response to this global crisis, APC Filtration has been active in product development to ensure our communities are staying…

HEPA filters for controlled environment testing

What is Controlled Environment Testing?

A controlled environment, also known as a critical environment, refers to any area that must have specific parameters controlled. Most often, these parameters are pressure, temperature, and segregation, although other factors come into play depending on the industry. Some examples of controlled environments include cleanrooms, isolation suites, biological safety cabinets, fume hoods, and laminar flow…

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ULPA Filters for Surgical Smoke

Hospitals and medical facilities have some of the strictest rules regarding indoor air quality and management. Airborne particles can be harmful and viruses, bacteria, and other hazardous pathogens will wreak havoc on patients and staff if not contained properly. A large concern recently has been regarding smoke from laser and electrosurgical procedures. Surgical plume, or…

The History of HEPA Filters

HEPA filters, or High Efficiency Particulate Air filters, are some of the most popular air filters on the market for homes, businesses, and custom use. They are required to filter a minimum of 99.97% of particles down to 0.3 microns to be considered True HEPA, although many industrial and custom HEPA filters will perform even…