Cleaner Air: An Unexpected Boost to Athletic Performance and Recovery

In athletics, nothing matters more than performance. Athletes, coaches, and athletic directors go to sometimes extreme lengths in pursuit of even the smallest performance gains, and organizations spare practically no expense on medical and therapy solutions to speed recovery. But there’s one element most athletic departments overlook in these quests: indoor air quality. The indoor air your athletes breathe every time they work out, practice, or perform in your athletic facilities could be holding them back. Today we want to show you...

Don’t Mask It; Clean It: Using Air Purifiers for College Campuses and Locker Rooms

Something stinks, and it’s time we talked about it. Across the nation, college campuses large and small, from the SEC or the Big 10 to the small liberal arts colleges, have one thing in common. Their sports facilities—their locker rooms in particular—stink. We’re not talking about the quality of their facilities or their athletic achievements. No, we mean this literally: just about no matter where you look (or sniff), locker rooms smell bad. You may not always notice the stench, because college...

Smart Fleet Management: Full Control of Your AirBox Air Purifier Fleet

Providing safe, breathable air in your school, business, or office space is a vital way to improve indoor air quality and provide peace of mind to all who pass through your doors. Your best approach for doing so? A fleet of AirBox air purifiers that follow a Safe Air Plan (yes, we may be a bit biased—but we can’t help that it’s true!). Today we’re highlighting a lesser-known feature that provides the highest value to any AirBox installation: Smart...

Student Health and Performance Suffer from Poor Air Quality

"Learning doesn't happen by osmosis." We all remember teachers who tried persuading us to study by saying something to this effect. While historical dates and science terms probably won't get into our brains by unconscious absorption, there are some things that will: pathogens, allergens, and other impurities that linger in the air we breathe. In school settings, these contaminants have real effects on student health, performance, and learning. Read on to learn about these dangers, and how AirBox offers high-quality...

Top 6 Industrial Air Purifiers

Keeping your air clean, safe, and free from harmful airborne particulates is a top priority for business owners maintaining industrial or other large spaces. From the front office to the shop floor or warehouse (not to mention other gathering spaces like cafeterias, locker rooms, or auditoriums), indoor air quality matters. Today’s customers and employees think about indoor air quality far more than they did just a few years ago thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic. Where a few years back people...

ESSER Funds: Little-Known Federal Funding for Improving School IAQ

Your school or district could have federal assistance funds sitting around unused, waiting for you to make use of them. They could be the long-awaited solution to your indoor air quality (IAQ) problem. ESSER funds could be the solution to that problem. Schools and school districts face a continued need to address IAQ in their facilities. Many buildings are aging and may be contending with inefficient air handling systems or contaminants like mold and mildew. On the other end of...

Allergies Affecting Your Team? The Best Air Purifiers for Allergies

Most of us tend to associate allergies with our furry friends at home or with common springtime culprits like ragweed or pollen. Allergies in the workplace aren’t the first thing to come to mind (unless your office is dog-friendly—we don’t judge!).But workplace allergies are real, and they could be affecting your team more than you realize.According to a current medical research and opinion study affiliated with the Physicians’ Comparability Allowance, poor air quality can cause office work performance to...

Safe Indoor Air: Why You Need a HEPA Filter Air Purifier

We often take the indoors for granted as safe spaces. When it's dark, we instinctively head indoors to feel safe at home. We run into a store to escape the rain. We watch to make sure our kids get inside the school building before driving away. But if the last few years have taught us anything, it’s that when it comes to the quality of the air we breathe, this logic gets flipped on its head: indoor air is often...

Lenoir County Public Schools Completes Landmark Installation of More than 1,000 AirBox Air Purification Units Throughout Lenoir County Schools

Lenoir County Public Schools leveraged around $14m in ESSER funding into school and classroom ventilation and air purification improvements in an effort to protect students and teachers from transmission of airborne threats including COVID-19. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 19, 2022 Kinston, NC: Lenoir County Public Schools (LCPS) recently announced the purchase and installation of more than 1,000 AirBox air purification units throughout 15 school buildings in the district. This milestone achievement was the largest and most complex element of Phase 2...

One Surprising Way to Keep Schools Safe from Airborne Covid

More than ever before, schools are looking for ways to make sure the air that students, teachers, and staff are breathing is safe. The threat of Covid-19 remains at the forefront of many minds. And other airborne particulates that can make kids and teachers sick also show up in most school environments (like the flu, mold, and even the common cold). In fact, school buildings are often worse off than other spaces: OSHA points to the age and poor condition of...