Disinfection of air-conditioning: healthy air for a healthy business
The air conditioner is now essential for the comfort of working in a company. But beware, this device can quickly become dangerous. Without regular disinfection, air conditioner turns into a source of health risk. However, the maintenance of the system occurs easily and brings many benefits.
The risk of a badly maintained air conditioner
Throat, running nose or headache, we have all faced, direct or indirect, so air conditioning-related nuisances. But what about the real risks?
An air conditioner poorly maintained blows a foul air in the clean parts of the system. The unit then becomes a source of various pathologies:
∙ The unhealthy building syndrome: better known as sick building syndrome, a set of pathologies which includes different symptoms: respiratory, eye, skin disorders or headaches.
∙ Increase in allergies: the poorly maintained air conditioner multiplies the concentration of allergens in the air.
∙ Development of mould and fungi that cause breathing problems.
∙ Penetration of infectious agents in air conditioning: microorganisms settle in the system and spread widely and quickly the diseases. As for example the Legionella, the bacteria Legionella , which causes serious lung infections.
To protect themselves from these threats, only one solution: regular maintenance.
Disinfection of air conditioner
To address all health threats developed above, it is essential to regularly disinfect the entire air conditioning system: cleaning the fins, condensers, chillers, condensate, pipe bins, air filters, and sheaths of evacuation and air vents.
To achieve this disinfection, there is a very efficient process and 100% organic: the dry steam cleaning. This professional technique uses no detergent. The pressurized steam is sent to very high temperature on the components of the air conditioner. This method ensures the elimination:
∙ Bad odors
With an annual dry steam disinfection, you and your employees are safe from all the health risks to the poor maintenance of an air conditioner. And that’s not all, this cleaning will also bring many benefits to your business.
The benefits of a well-maintained air conditioning
In addition to welfare to breathe healthy air, no bad smell, a well-maintained air conditioner has significant benefits:
∙ Reduction in failures.
∙ Reduction of energy consumption through a better heat of the air conditioner.
∙ The length of life of devices: as for all machines, good maintenance to keep them any longer.
∙ Reduction in absenteeism: breathing healthy air, your employees are sick less often, increases the productivity of the company.