allergy air purifier for mold allergies
I have a severe allergic to mold spore . Over the years I had been trying to use different kinds of air purifier for my non water issue damaged but just dampness in my basement with musty smell . Nothing so far works to combat mold spore .
Yours is interesting and yet to try it .
My only concern as of any negative ion device its tend to omit or give out some form of ozone which is bad for lungs as per EPA . It does irritates my throat and lungs whenever i tried air purifier with negative one.
Does Alive Air gives out any ozone if Im super sensitive to ozone ?
And lastly does it combat any mold spore ?
First of all lets talk about mold and then treatment air purifiers. To get rid of mold in the basement you first have to reduce the basement of dampness. I would start with a dehumidifier. No air purifier will do much if there is continuous dampness.
Here's what air purifiers can do for mold:
1) HEPA can collect mold spores, but not kill mold
2) Negative ion (does not produce ozone) can kill mold
3) Ozone - by far the best to kill ozone. However:
It's true that ozone is the best killer for dampness, and yes it;s true that it can hurt your lungs. What you might do is buy a used ozone machine and run it when you are not at home. I do this when I have an odor or mold problem.
Here's one of interest Ozone Ionizer Cleaner Ionic Air Purifier
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