Odors Eliminating Filters - Gas Phase Adsorption
Gas phase adsorption is the process of using an adsorption media to adsorb gases and odors in an air stream. Carbon is the most common and is used primarily for odor absorption. Adsorptive medias do not filter out any particles they are only designed to remove or reduce the levels of gases and odors and as such must be used in conjunction with some other form of air filtration system or air filter to keep the carbon or other media from collecting dust.
Gas phase adsorption is often used in commercial and industrial applications where a specific type of gas needs to be removed or reduced. Adsorption works better when the depth of the particular absorber is thicker than average. The thicker the filter the longer the adsorptive media is in contact with the gas.
Carbon and other adsorptive units have a relatively high resistance so only the thinner 1"and 2" carbon filters are typically used in air handlers. Higher capacity systems are usually independent systems designed to pull the air through the higher static units with a separate fan or blower.
Carbon and other adsorptive medias have a limited life and can only adsorb 33% to 50% of their weight before they must be changed.
Click here to Order Parts from Ra-Jac Services Online Air-Conditioning and Heating Store
Take the guesswork out of shopping for high quality air conditioning and heating parts for your home or office. We offer only top quality parts that the professionals are using. Let our 40+ years in the air conditioning, heating, ventilation and refrigeration industry work for you.
Click here for 10 Reasons to choose Ra Jac as your Air Conditioning and Heating Company for Repair and Installation Service.
Ra-Jac Air Conditioning & Heating has proudly served Galveston County TX since 1966. We pride ourselves on providing top notch service on residential and commercial air conditioning, heating, and refrigeration in the Southern Texas area.
We offer prompt and courteous service on air conditioning, heating, and refrigeration equipment.
Algoa / Arcadia / Bacliff / Bayou Vista / Clear Lake City / Clear Lake Shores / Dickinson / El Lago / Friendswood / Galveston / Hitchcock / Kemah / La Marque / League City / Nasa Area / Nassau Bay / San Leon / Santa Fe / Seabrook / Taylor Lake Village / Texas City / Tiki Island / Webster