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Success Story: How We Improved the Indoor Air Quality of a Customer’s Cigar Room

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Everyone deserves to breathe in clean, fresh air, and at Air Quality Engineering, we work hard to ensure that our customers receive the most cost-effective, high-quality air cleaners and filtration systems that will meet their specific needs. Whether you’re considering an air cleaner for your home, an office, a welding workspace, or even a medical setting, we offer products for every environment. But don’t just take our word for it. One of our customers, Mike…

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Why Air Filtration Units Are Essential for Shelters & Other Shared Spaces

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Homeless shelters, women’s shelters, auxiliary rooms at churches, and similar facilities provide an essential service by helping to protect some of the most vulnerable individuals in our community. As such, it’s important for these spaces to be comfortable, safe, and healthy, especially regarding to air quality. To mitigate airborne transmission of allergens, dust, viruses, and more in these high-risk areas, we offer HEPA air filtration units that will meet your indoor air quality needs. Take…

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AQE To Showcase Products At IMTS 2022

International Manufacturing Technology Show 2022 with details

Air Quality Engineering, Inc. is a longstanding exhibitor at IMTS, which brings together more than 100,000 industry professionals. This year, visitors to the AQE booth will have the opportunity to meet and greet the people involved in the daily activities of manufacturing and of selling our industrial air cleaning solutions. We want to have a conversation and answer your questions, person to person. Please visit Air Quality Engineering in booth #236349, 3rd Level, North Building…

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AQE’s New President, John Jacobs

John Jacobs, President

Air Quality Engineering, Inc. is happy to announce John Jacobs as our new President. Mr. Jacobs joins us with extensive executive and leadership experience. He absolutely shares our core values of respect, customer focus, integrity, teamwork and wisdom applied and employs these values every day in decision making. Mr. Jacobs drives accountability and strategic focus in a firm but respectful way. This allows us to serve our customers and distributors as best as possible, even…

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ISO 16890 And ASHRAE 52.2: How Each Measures Air Filter Effectiveness

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If you are looking for an air cleaning unit for your environment, what measurement is there to determining how efficient any particular unit is, and what does that data mean? The two standards you will probably come across are ASHRAE Standard 52.2-2017 and ISO 16890. They are different in what they report, but they can be compared to help you understand how effective an air filtration unit is. Why we need air cleaners The American…

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How Auxiliary Air Filtration Can Assist In Upgrading Your Office Air Quality

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There are a numerous sources of indoor air pollutants. These include materials such as office furnishings and office carpets, as well as building materials such as paints, lacquers and plastics which may emit volatile organic compounds or VOCs. According to the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) sources of VOCs may include cleaning supplies, waxes, pesticides, office furnishings, carpets, air fresheners, moth repellents and dry-cleaned clothing. On top of this, building HVAC systems are designed to…

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Manganese in Welding Fumes: The Adverse Health Effects & How to Reduce Them

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Welding is both a labor-intensive and dangerous profession, and the health and safety of welders is a top priority. Although exposure to extreme heat is a major concern, so is the manganese in welding fumes, which can cause serious health effects if proper control measures aren’t taken. Read more about manganese exposure in welding and how you can reduce the risks and help improve workplace safety. What Is Manganese, and How Does It Get in…

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HEPA Filters: What They Are & How They’re Certified In The US

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When researching air cleaners for your healthcare setting, office, school, or home, you’ve likely come across terms like “True HEPA” or “HEPA Like.” But what does HEPA mean? How do you know which air cleaner offers the best results? To help you select the right product for your situation, we’ve highlighted what HEPA filters are, how they’re certified, and what makes them a top choice for your air cleaner system. Understanding HEPA Filters & Their…

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How to Use Our AUTOCLEAN Electrostatic Precipitator Model

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One of our most popular models in helping with kitchen exhaust is the “AUTOCLEAN Electrostatic Precipitator”. It features a fully automated wash system, doing the hard work so you don’t have to. Watch the video below to see how it works and tips for best usage from an AQE expert, our U.S Business Development Manager for Kitchen Exhaust Products, Steven Sickle. Please accept marketing-cookies to watch this video. You will need to mark the checkbox…

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How To Maintain Your Industrial Air Cleaner

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In many environments, industrial air cleaners are a must for businesses. These systems are highly useful in workplaces and settings that produce a lot of dust, oil mists, or other particulate matter. Having a good industrial air cleaning system means protecting your employees’ health, your workplace, and increasing overall productivity. And as you know, these systems are a long-term investment. And how can you make that investment last even longer, while working as efficiently and…

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