IQAir systems feature the most reliable and efficient air cleaning technologies against indoor pollutants.
Pollen, spores, dust mite allergens and other
particular matter can trigger hay fever, asthma
and other allergic reactions. Even short-term
exposure to elevated concentrations of fine particles
can significantly contribute to heart disease.
Microorganisms such as viruses, bacteria and
fungal spores are responsible for various infections
like tuberculosis, influenza, aspergillosis,
MRSA and SARS.
Pet allergens (dander) are mainly found in saliva
and therefore on hair and skin of pets. When the
allergens are inhaled they can lead to serious
Tobacco smoke contains thousands of chemicals
and particles which can irritate the mucous membranes
and lead to acute and chronic diseases.
Volatile organic compounds (VOCs) are gaseous
chemicals emitted from vehicles, industry
and building materials. They can be carcinogenic
and cause damage to internal organs.
Smog and ozone can cause irritation of the
respiratory tract even at low concentrations
and can trigger asthma attacks. While these
pollutants are mainly generated outdoors, they
enter buildings via doors, windows and ventilation
Cleaning products, sprays and solvents can
irritate the mucous membranes and aggravate
allergies such as asthma and hay fever.
Paints, varnishes and adhesives can contain
a multitude of harmful substances. Inhaling
the vapours can lead to headache, nausea and
allergic reactions. Long-term exposure can
lead to chronic diseases.