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Government buildings have some of the strictest energy conservation requirments. Specifications using 3M Commercial HVAC Air Filters drive a smart standard with products that offer some of the lowest air resistance, at given efficiency needs, in the industry.

Commercial Air Filtration Products for Government Facilities

Come Visit Us At The 2015 AHR Expo!

Come Visit Us At The 2015 AHR Expo!

Please come see us at the 2015 AHR show in Chicago, January 26-28. One of our 3M Commercial Air Filter specialists can help analyze your situation an assist with recommendations that could benefit energy savings, change-out frequency and waste management. We look forward to seeing you at booth 2242!

Come Visit Us At The 2015 AHR Expo, booth 2242!

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Three fundamental attributes when choosing a filter

Three fundamental attributes when choosing a filter

HVAC air filters are critical to the efficient operation of the air handling system of any building. They may help to protect equipment within the air handling system. Beyond the purchasing price, the HVAC filters are also potentially associated with additional operating costs for disposal, energy and labor. Balancing performance attributes with costs incurred during operations is therefore important.

Three fundamental attributes to consider:

Efficiency – What are the environmental needs? Are there any guidelines that need to be met (Joint Commission, LEED)? Does make up or re-circulated air need to be pre-filtered? Are there any occupant complaints?

Initial Pressure Drop – Will existing systems be constrained either from sufficient air flow or energy consumption with higher levels of filtration resistance? Are VAV/VFD capabilities fully utilized in managing energy consumption by using lower resistance filter options?

Filter Loading – Do filter change out schedules become difficult to manage based on time constraints and frequency of change requirements?

3M™ Commercial HVAC Filters are highly engineered to provide the optimum balance of these attributes. Using a full on-site HVAC laboratory testing facility and a rigorous ISO 9001 – 2008 certified manufacturing operation ensure high quality and consistent product performance. Performance that has helped customers realize their improvement initiatives.

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