Air Filters

How to select EN ISO 16890 rated air filter classes for general ventilation applications?

16.01.2018 Eurovent Recommendation 4/23 constitutes a comprehensive guideline, which supports a swift transition away from EN 779 while making full use of potential EN ISO 16890 offers in terms of Indoor Air Quality.

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The invisible danger of particulate matter

23.11.2017 Air knows no boundaries, it gets virtually everywhere. And it contains particulate matter in varying concentrations. If these particles cannot be completely removed, then there must be an efficient and economic way to separate them from the air wherever possible

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Process for inspecting air filter systems with very high efficiency while in situ

25.01.2017 DIN EN ISO 16170:2017 defines in-situ inspection processes for highly-efficient particle air filters in order to limit the emission of substances to the environment (e.g. in nuclear plants or systems that contain toxic aerosols or organic material).

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Air filter - Performance determination of gas-phase air cleaning media

28.09.2015 Air, especially in industrial regions and cities, is not free from contamination. Often the stress is so great that risks to the health of humans and animals threaten. The need and the possible applications of the gas filtration is rising continuously.

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Fans

Performance testing of fans using standardized airways

20.09.2017 The technical committee ISO/TC 117 Fans has finalized the revi-sion of the central and most important test standard for fans – “ISO 5801 Fans – Performance testing using standardized air-ways”. The new edition, which was completely revised and streamlined, was published in September 2017.

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New draft DIN EN ISO 12759-2 on the efficiency classification for fan components and fan systems

12.09.2017 The DIN EN ISO 12759-2:017-08 draft standard defines the procedure for determining the efficiency of fans, transmission of force as well as engine and control at compo-nent level and for system integration. The specifications are intended to aid in classi-fying the efficiency of fans and in comparing different configurations.

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DRAFT DIN EN 17166: Guideline for implementing the Ecodesign Directive on fans

31.08.2017 The draft version of DIN EN 17166 “Fans – Procedures and methods to determine the energy efficiency for the electrical input power range of 125 W up to 500 kW” will be published on the 29th of September 2017.

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Contact

Thomas Damm

Association Air-handling Technology; technical manager of specialist department Air Conditioning and Ventilation Technology, Working Group Maintenance Building Technology (AIG), NAM in the DIN (key areas: fans, air filters, and ventilation and air-conditioning appliances); EUROVENT.

Phone: 

(+49 69) 66 03-1279


Fax: 

(+49 69) 66 03-2279


thomas.damm@vdma.org

Sandra Eisele

Assistant in specialist department Air Conditioning and Ventilation Technology and Working Group Maintenance Building Technology (AIG)

Phone: 

(+49 69) 66 03-1489


Fax: 

(+49 69) 66 03-2489


sandra.eisele@vdma.org