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EN779:2012 what does it stand for?

Posted on november 01, 2012 by admin in Filter Standards and Legislation

The new European standard for air filters (EN779:2012) comes into force in 2012. It will classify air filters based on their lowest filtration efficiency. This is also referred to as minimum efficiency (ME).

The new standard is a welcome improvement and a step towards better indoor environments. It will help to eradicate a number of problems including electrostatic charged synthetic filters.

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