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Scroll Air Compressors: A space saving and quiet solution for laboratories

01 May, 2022 by Jason Cravy, Air Power Sales (USA), and Sullair Australia

Scroll air compressors have been around for decades but it wasn't until recently that they became a major player in the compressed air industry.

Keeping your facility safe is easy with PathoCide's HOCl based solution.

31 March, 2022

Today, cleaning is not just about appearance — it’s about cleaning for health. In medical and aged care facilities, staff, customers and guests want assurance that cleaning programs effectively prevent the spread of infectious diseases without negatively impacting their wellbeing and the planet.

The Role of HEPA Filters in Floor Care Equipment

01 February, 2022

It's safe to say that Covid-19 brought indoor air quality to the top of every facility manager's priority list.

[SC] Demystifying Portable Air Purifiers in Healthcare

21 January, 2022 by Kate Smith, Head of Clinical Solutions, Training and Support – GAMA Healthcare (RN/RM, CRNI, GCertNurs, Cert IV TAE)

Air purifiers (air scrubbers or portable HEPA filters) have attracted significant attention with hospitals, aged care facilities, office-based practices such as GPs and schools — all purchasing units to reduce transmission of harmful pathogens such as SARS-CoV-2.

How IoT is transforming on-premise laundry dosing in aged healthcare

01 January, 2022

In the aged healthcare sector, site management have a choice between the installation, operation and maintenance of an on-premise laundry or outsourcing the washing of items such as bed sheets, blankets, towels, clothes and uniforms to a contractor.

Qld appoints key contractor for Satellite Hospitals Program

16 November, 2021

The Queensland Government has appointed Hutchinson Builders as Managing Contractor for the Satellite Hospitals Program.

Sullair SRD Smart refrigerated dryer range

15 November, 2021

Air that enters a compressor from the atmosphere already contains a certain amount of moisture, the concentration of which increases considerably as the air is compressed.

How prepared are you for the current challenges in the workplace?

07 October, 2021

Demonstrating a clean and infection-free environment has never been more critical. Manual cleaning can miss up to 50% of all surfaces, so how do you validate that both they and the circulating air are in fact germ-free?

Camfil AirCair Services for Healthcare

01 October, 2021

Camfil Australia's site service team can provide hospitals and healthcare facilities with obligation-free air filtration audits to help them meet relevant industry standards and identify potential operational cost savings.

How did air compressors become so critical in the COVID-19 environment?

12 June, 2020

A reliable medical-grade air supply is essential for ventilator function, anaesthesia and general patient care across the healthcare system.

HEPA containment systems for Hospital Class N isolation rooms

01 June, 2020 by Kristian Kirwin (B.Eng Mechanical) and Shannon Roger (B.Ed) for Airepure Australia

This is an excerpt from a published technical article titled 'Design Considerations for Hospital Class N isolation Rooms'.

Camfil Airepure FOCUS air filtration systems

01 April, 2020

Airepure Australia (a Camfil Group company) provides unidirectional and ultra-clean ventilation (UCV) systems that cater to a range of operating theatre requirements.

Aged-care facility upgrades its laundry system

15 March, 2019

The Star of the Sea Retirement Village, an aged-care residence in Torquay, has implemented an Electrolux laundry system to care for its residents.

Protecting patients from Legionnaires' disease

08 May, 2018 by Sarah Bailey*

Patients are particularly vulnerable to Legionnaires' disease. Establishing a water quality management plan therefore isn't just best practice — it can save lives.

Save the Environment One Bag at a Time

08 March, 2017

Baxter Healthcare's PVC Recycling In Hospitals program is a pioneering and innovative way for the healthcare system to reduce their impact on the environment.

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