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10 06, 2020

Relative Humidity Control and Patient Health Outcomes

By |2020-06-16T20:45:26+00:00June 10th, 2020|Categories: Healthcare, Humidity Control, Pathogen Control|

Healthcare environments with optimal indoor #relativehumidity (RH) offer more comfortable healing environments and improved patient outcomes. According to emerging studies, RH can influence the spread of pathogens and the human immune response. Tightly sealed, modern buildings with suboptimal HVAC systems can support harmful microbiomes comprised of viruses, bacteria and fungi that adversely affect human health. In [...]

3 06, 2020

Better Humidity Control for Healthier Buildings

By |2020-06-04T23:01:08+00:00June 3rd, 2020|Categories: Healthcare, Healthy Buildings, Humidity Control, Pathogen Control|

Altaire is more than just another air handling unit manufacturer. We solve the toughest humidity challenges in the most demanding building environments. Our humidity control systems are pre-engineered to deliver improved indoor environmental quality, occupant health and comfort, prolonged asset lifetimes and reduced operating costs.   Delivering Consistent and Reliable Temperature and Humidity  Our Advanced Dehumidification [...]

7 05, 2020

Perspective on Humidity Control in the Age of COVID-19

By |2020-05-14T22:47:02+00:00May 7th, 2020|Categories: Healthy Buildings, Humidity Control, Scientific Studies|Tags: , , |

With heightened global awareness around preventing the spread of infectious diseases such as COVID-19 it is important to consider the interaction between humidity, airborne pathogens and human respiratory infections within the built environment. The recent pandemic has highlighted a fact that has long been known about the role of HVAC systems in helping to prevent the [...]