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HEPA

 (hĕp′ə)
abbr.
1. high-efficiency particulate air
2. high-efficiency particulate arresting
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Using materials from the aerospace industry, the HEPA filter functions as a tested flame and contamination barrier.
HepaSafe technology allows the operator to safely and easily change both the prefilter and the primary HEPA filter while the enclosure remains under negative pressure.
The HEPA filter module has the same design and capacity but incorporates filters rated to remove 99.
A properly functioning HEPA filter can capture particulates down to 0.
To reduce your exposure, wash bedding in temperatures of at least 55C to kill mites, damp-dust hard surfaces frequently and vacuum using a cleaner with a HEPA filter.
The air purifiers ran for 7 days with the HEPA filter inserted and another 7 days without.
Each participant's home was monitored for two consecutive seven-day periods, during which time a HEPA filter (Honeywell model 50300) was operated in the main activity room and a quieter HEPA filter (Honeywell 18150) was operated in the participant's bedroom.
Other features include filter gauges with spring loaded filter clamp mechanisms and filter full indicators, a G4 pleated filter for efficient 0-500Pa gauge pre/primary filtration to remove any particles within the airstreams and 0-1000Pa HEPA Filter, both with 'filter full' indicators and an optional HEPA cartridge to remove submicron particulate with an efficiency up to 99.
A physical partition curtain has been conducted auxiliary around the HEPA filter of an operating room to validate the improvement of air distribution and contamination control.
The CellGard ES NU-480 Class II Biosafety Cabinet features an exclusive TouchLink LCD Control Center, energy-saving DC-ECM motor, sloped window, and longer HEPA filter life.
With a built-in HEPA filter, the chances of cross-contamination are minimized and the air inside the chamber remains clean.
When equipped with an optional HEPA filter, this unit is said to retain 99.