How do HVAC systems work?
Heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) systems are made up of different components that all work together to keep your home at a specific temperature. Some of these components are easily visible, while others may be hidden in walls, ceilings, attics
We spend 90% of our lives indoors, so we can identify quite a few types of indoor air pollution. It is simple to know when smoke from cooking is filling the house or when mold starts to make a room smell like mildew. However, other
Each year, Air Quality Awareness Week is a joint effort by the Environmental Health Agency (EPA), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Agency (NOAA) to educate the public about the growing problem of air pollution. Though great
What does an air purifier do? An air purifier improves your indoor air quality by removing air pollutants from your home with filters or other technology. Knowing how each type of air purifier works will let you choose the best air purifier for you.
Coming up with standards in the air purifier industry is challenging because air, itself, is complex. Defining performance characteristics for air purifiers starts with identifying what is in the air and measuring their impact, before methods can be developed to test the possible air purification
If you’re researching what air purifier is the best option for your home, the first step is learning how an air purifier works. Understanding the different types and benefits of air purifiers and how they remove pollutants from the air will let you make an
Indoor air pollution comes in a variety of forms. We have covered artificial contaminants like volatile organic compounds and the hazards of kitchen air, as well as natural airborne substances like mold and dust mites. However, there is another very common natural indoor air pollutant
Originally published April 2021 in Academy of Scientists for Industrial Research and Education
I want to start with a disclaimer; I am neither a physician nor a medical expert. My pain has propelled me to dig into scientific literature about airborne infections and control measures associated
Allergic reactions range from annoying to deadly. A significant amount of modern medical research has been devoted to not just understanding how the immune system fights off pathogens, but also why it goes awry creating allergic reactions. The most effective way to stave off an
Molekule’s primary mission is to clean the air for everyone, which alone makes working at Molekule worth it. But yet another mission of Molekule’s is to provide an inclusive and innovative working environment. As an organization, we are dedicated not just to the users of