In London – breathing can kill you

4,300 people a year in London are dying prematurely as a result of air pollution.

air pollution

Diesel emissions take much of the blame for stubbornly high concentrations of nitrogen dioxide (NO2) in recent years. London suffers the biggest cluster of pollutant limit breaches in the UK and the UK is subject to infraction action by the European Commission that could result in fines in the hundreds of millions

The Mayor and Transport for London (TfL) launched a public consultation last week on proposals to introduce the world’s first Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) in the capital by September 2020, to significantly improve air quality and in turn the health of Londoners.

The London Assembly’s Environment Committee will tomorrow assess the contribution of diesel emissions to London’s air pollution problems and explore the potential of modern engine technologies, as well as air quality regulations, to reduce these emissions. Continue reading

ProSafe – air filters for sensitive processes

“Clean air is an essential ingredient”

Some production processes are so sensitive that the surrounding air and what it contains must be monitored and controlled. This is the case in industries like food and beverage and life science, where products need to be protected from undesirable particles. The choice of high-quality air filters then becomes a critical decision.

ProSafe filters

Our range of ProSafe air filters is designed to comply with strict industry demands for safety, traceability and control. Tested and developed according to precise specifications, ProSafe filters are manufactured with materials that will not contaminate delicate production processes.

The ProSafe series offers reliability for manufacturers that cannot afford to take chances. While life science industries require filters to be resistant against decontamination agents, food and beverage industries need components that are certified for food contact according to European standard EC1935:2004. Continue reading

New Air Cleaner website to showcase our range of products

Here at Camfil UK we have launched a new Air Cleaner website to showcase our range of products for the domestic, commercial and industrial sectors.

The new site is dedicated to the CamCleaner which is a range of patented air cleaners with the most efficient HEPA filters on the market. They are designed to work as a supplement to existing ventilation systems or as a stand-alone air cleaner where no HVAC systems are in place. They deliver reduced energy costs, more efficient production and a healthier work environment with less dust and fewer harmful particles.

CamCleaners provide a number of health benefits and advantages including:

  • Healthier employees
  • Less cleaning
  • Lower energy costs
  • Reduced environmental impact
  • Clean products, fewer operational disruptions

The informative new portal will provide our subscribers with the freshest insights and unlimited access to exclusive content including; datasheets; thought leadership pieces; industry news articles; whitepapers and case studies.

Users can subscribe to the Air Cleaner site to receive updates via email here. Continue reading