Using Filtration Systems To Protect Building Environments From Airborne Chemical, Biological, Or Radiological Attacks

October 1, 2005
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Whether discussing the primary concern of protecting occupants from CBR attack or the secondary benefits of improved system performance, there has never been a better time to get particular about particulates. This article walks the reader through the general objectives, followed by the specific factors one needs to consider to get there. Get the jump on smart upgrades by considering everything from the types of threats and filters to the importance of installation, from life cycle cost to O&M changeout schedules. By CAPT. G. Scott Earnest, Ph.D., P.E., CAPT. Michael G. Gressel, Ph.D., CSP, and CDR Kenneth R. Mead, M.S., P.E.
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