School air hygiene plays an important role in the fight against corona
From early spring 2020, it became clear that demand for products in the air purification product group would increase globally. Over here Lifa Airilla was able to prepare because the company’s products had been needed in the past to fight pandemics in Asia. Soon the corona pandemic had reached Finland as well, but no one could have guessed how extensively the pandemic would affect Finland and how persistently the virus would continue to spread despite the closure measures of society.
The virus spreads among those who are most susceptible to it. One group is schoolchildren who do not have vaccinations. “With our products, we want to ensure the safety and air hygiene of schools in contact teaching. Lifa Air's products are ideal for everyday school life due to their ease of use and efficiency. We work with several schools and are able to provide everything that is needed for good air hygiene; indoor air purifiers for personal use as well as high quality face masks. My message is this: the pandemic is not over, but there are products to manage and protect against it. And above all, these products can be introduced immediately, ”says Lifa Air’s Sales Director Juha Tamminen. "As a customer, we have schools that have made extensive use of all means to prevent the virus from spreading and the results are really good," continues Tamminen.Due to the coronavirus pandemic, distance school and safety intervals have become familiar to schoolchildren. Located in Helsinki Munkkiniemi co-educational school wanted to ensure a safe learning environment for both students and teachers and to use all available means to do so. To increase health safety, air purifiers were procured for the school in the spring for each classroom in the school, as well as for all facilities where others meet, such as the canteen and teachers ’room. In addition, surgical mouth-nose pads have been used at the school. About half of the teachers have also introduced a personal air purifier.
“We wanted to do everything we could to ensure safe schooling. We have been very pleased with Lifa's products and easy-to-use air purifiers. We have avoided the coronavirus well and this is because we have done things safely ", says the principal Aki Holopainen. "The most important thing for us is the well-being of the students and staff of our own school. In such acquisitions, it is also important that we favor a domestic company that provides fast service. thing", continues Holopainen.
Increasing health safety is the main goal of Lifa Air Oy's air hygiene solutions. Ensuring good air hygiene protects the most vulnerable in particular. Indoors, the risk of virus infection can be effectively reduced by diluting the virus concentration in the air with air purifiers and using a respirator or surgical mouthpiece.