Monthly Archives: July 2016

A History of the HEPA Filter

If a state-of-the-art filter in your home ventilation system helps you breathe easier, you have history – and an atomic development program – to thank. The High Efficiency Particulate Air filter, or HEPA filter, in your home has surprisingly auspicious beginnings. You’ll remember, likely from history class, the U.S. government’s program to develop an atomic… Continue Reading