electrostatic filter


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electrostatic precipitator

A device installed in flues, and the like, to prevent smoke and dust particles from escaping to the atmosphere; the particles are given an electric charge as they pass through a charged screen; then they are attracted to one of two electrically charged plates through which they pass; from time to time they are removed from the plates.
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Finally, hybrid filters--those that combine all three types of cleaners--may be whole-house or portable, and can combine different methods such as mechanical filters and passive electrostatic filters. These can range in price from $50 to $200 and often require expensive filter replacements on a periodic basis.
Blueair, a Swedish company, set up a Chicago office to market a sleek, silent, high-end unit with a HEPA electrostatic filter for easy passage of air, said Bengt Rittri, president and founder.
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The new S142 now comes in three filtration options: an electrostatic filter, an activated charcoal filter or HEPA filter.
a segment of the nonwovens industry with great potential in Japan, electrostatic filter materials rely primarily on melt blown technology; at least nine companies are involved in this high-tech segment
The tabletop model features a high-efficiency electrostatic filter with a carbon prefilter.
This nonwoven filter represents an optimum combination of electrostatic filter effect and mechanical action.
The tabletop unit features three speeds, an electrostatic filter and carbon pre-filter.
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