Filtrex Insights

Read our news pieces on meeting the challenges of managing contamination, maintaining hygiene and air quality levels in the workplace

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Hay Fever: Does Air Purification Solve The Problem?

Hay fever, also known as Seasonal Allergic Rhinitis, is an allergy that makes life uncomfortable and, on occasions, unbearable for one in four people in the UK. That’s a staggering 16 million of us! Sympt...

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Filtered Water: What Are the Key Benefits?

Filtered water is essential, from the taps we drink from to the high-volume industrial systems on which manufacturers and services depend. Here are just some of the reasons why: To stop the risk of water-relate...

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Springtime: What does this mean for IAQ?

Many of us associate the colder months with indoor heating, closed windows and doors, and the resulting falls in indoor air quality. Springtime changes a lot of the contributing factors for that, better weather...

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Should Your Business Be Purchasing Portable Air Filters?

At Filtrex, we have always been advocates for the importance of indoor air quality. Helping businesses, organisations and healthcare providers protect their patients, staff, equipment, and products with the pro...

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The Importance of Using Air Filtration During the Colder Months

The ongoing challenges to slow the spread of COVID-19 and better protect people from this and other airborne viruses and particulate matter are compounded during the colder winter months.  As we know, the impor...

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Filtrex 2021 – A note from our Director, Peter Fox.

As 2021 comes to a close, the team at Filtrex can look back at a challenging but successful year! We have seen good growth this year and are looking to continue this into 2022.  We have had a number of new team...

Air Filtration During the Colder Months
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The Importance of Using Air Filtration During the Colder Months

The ongoing challenges to slow the spread of COVID-19 and better protect people from this and other airborne viruses and particulate matter are compounded during the colder winter months. As we know, the import...

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Real-World Evidence on the Effectiveness of HEPA Air Filters Against COVID-19

There has been a lot of discussion around the effectiveness of air purifiers recently, all of which have been based on lab studies, not real-world conditions. Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge decided to chan...

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Addenbrookes Real World Study Using the Filtrex AC1500 Air Purifier

We have been glad to support Addenbrookes Hospital and the University of Cambridge in a first of a kind, real life test on the effectiveness of high-capacity air filtration units and the removal of COVID-19. Re...

The importance of Indoor Air Quality in Schools
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Addressing the Importance of Air Quality in our Schools

As pupils and staff return to schools, colleges and universities, the spotlight has been placed on air quality. With parents, school staff and unions all recognising the need for improved ventilation as a vital...