Air Filtration in Schools: Our Greatest Defense Against Covid-19

Schools have made many steps to keep their students safe but, as we learn more about the Covid-19 virus, we must change our protocols. Research from Johns Hopkins University describes how daily “deep cleanings” that many schools have implemented are disruptive and not as effective for slowing the spread of Covid -19 as proper ventilation.…

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Big Things are Happening in the Fuel Cell Market: Are You Ready?

Huge car manufacturers like BMW, Toyota, Hyundai, and Honda are introducing new developments in the fuel cell market. The Toyota Mirai XLE, one of the first hydrogen cars, has a range of 402 miles and 72 miles per 1 kilogram of hydrogen. These features make this model very appealing to consumers, but it is only…

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Hydrogen Fuel Cells: Changing the Course of Our Climate Crisis

Fuel cells can be utilized in all energy sectors; commercial, residential, industrial, and transportation, and the PROTECT+ion Omniflow is adaptive to any system. It has the capacity to be fitted into a variety of applications in any orientation to meet any need. Specific applications consist of transportation, material handling, and emergency backup power applications, according…

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Air Filtration in Hospitals: Protecting our Most Vulnerable Individuals

Individuals in hospitals have weakened immune systems making them even more vulnerable to particles that we cannot see. Even individuals in waiting rooms or those just coming for a routine checkup should feel protected from airborne illnesses in hospitals. Even when a building appears clean there are particles in the air that can make you…

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Choosing an Indoor Air Cleaner

ASHRAE recently released guidelines for in-room air cleaners for reducing COVID-19 in the air. In these guidelines they explain the HEPA, UV-C and UV-PCO technologies.  HEPA (High efficiency particulate air) filters remove particles, which include particles that contain microorganisms and viruses. U-VC Germicidal air cleaners kill viruses and microorganisms in the air, but do not…

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i2M at the NSPMA Conference

For this show, we joined forces with our favorite air quality monitoring company, qlair! They’re one of our sister companies innovating in the air quality monitoring sector. Their best-in-class sensors track numerous air quality parameters, combining them with their powerful analytics to integrate into building maintenance solutions. qlair’s CEO, Dr. Ellie Amirnasr, had the opportunity…

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Water Trends for 2021: What you Need to Know

Digitalization Shifts Ramp Up This may be a surprise to none, but we’re living in a world of increasing digitalization. The digital water market is no different, considering it’s the fastest growing and highest opportunity space in the industry. This allows utilities and treatment facilities to have access to large quantities of data, giving them…

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Looking Back at 5 Years of i2M

We asked Stu to bring us up to speed on our humble beginnings. Under new direction at MANN+HUMMEL, decentralization of the Research & Development (R&D) department was occurring, and we needed something new. For the first time in MANN+HUMMEL’s history, we were getting into fundamentally new topics for research. A place was needed between R&D…

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Why You Should Convert your Material Handling Equipment to Fuel Cell

Fuel cell material handling equipment have a whole toolbox full of benefits over their battery electric counterparts. For starters, the power units operate at a consistent level throughout the shift, whereas battery electric forklifts encounter power sag as their charge is depleted. The refueling infrastructure needed for hydrogen fuel cells uses space more efficiently than…

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A Clean Air Zone Solution: Powered by qlair

Who is this for?  The i2M TRI-KLEEN™ 500UV powered by qlair is for businesses of all applications with high-personnel contact and individual spaces occupied by employees. Doctor’s offices, offices, retail-spaces, schools, nursing homes, and any other application where you have large gathers of people will benefit from this clean air solution. With the ability to purify up to 3000 cu. ft., the unit(s) and sensor(s)…

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