Do air-conditioners help clean up indoor air pollution
The air quality indoor is ten times more polluted than outdoors. Air conditioner are misunderstood as one of the cleaning systems for indoor air pollution. The air-conditioning unit with air filters can provide clean air but not for a long time. The air filters in an air conditioner are inefficient in cleaning the small allergens from the indoor air. These harmful allergens then swirl around you while causing life-threatening respiratory diseases.
There are a number of allergens in the air that you breathe in your home. Outdoor allergens easily enter your home through window or door while few are present indoor. Mold allergen indoor can trigger respiratory problem due to nasal congestion, especially in children or senior citizen. The lead particle present in the paint also causes a chronic asthma attack and other health hazards. Thus, the indoor of your home can easily pollute your lungs. It may also cause severe respiratory problems. Hence air purifiers are essential.
Air-conditioning systems might work excellent in keeping your home cool. But it fails to make your home pollutant-free. There are air-conditioners with Hepa filter or air purifiers but contains a potential health risk.
Here are few facts associated with health risks with air-conditioners.
- An uncleaned air conditioner circulates more allergens in the air that you breathe indoor while adding to your illness.
- An air-conditioner accumulates mold as it contains moisture, if left uncleaned then it might trigger serious COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disorder) for your family members.
- Air-conditioners clean various indoor allergens, dust, and pollen from the air that you breathe. The cooling system pulls theses allergen inside and can again recirculate within no time.
- The refrigerant gas leak from your air-conditioner can lead to creating toxic vapours while poising the air that you breathe indoor.
- An air-borne disease such as Legionairre's disease causes fatal infectious disease. This produces high fever and pneumonia. Air-conditioners are associated to spread such infectious diseases.
- The PM 2.5 is smaller particulate matters that go unnoticed by naked eyes. The air filters in an air-conditioner are inefficient to clean these smallest matters from the indoor air. This results in chronic asthma attacks, bronchitis and other breathing problems.
Therefore, it is always safe and advisable to invest in an air purifier. It helps to clean the indoor air pollutants as well. As it deeply eradicates the dangerous pollutants from the air that you breathe indoor. Air purifiers also have an added benefit of reducing the health risks associated with air-conditioners. Get an efficient and superior air purifier for your home or apartment to stay in the pink of your health.
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