What is indoor air pollution?
Almost 90% of our time is spent indoors. Therefore, it’s critical that the quality of air we breathe inside our homes is of the highest quality. But research shows that indoor air can be up to 10 times more polluted than outdoor air. While certain pollutants like smoke, dust, paint and animal dander can be easily identified, others like bacteria, fungi, mold spores, pollen, viruses, etc., are hard to see with the naked eye. This makes them doubly dangerous.
How harmful is indoor air pollution?
Poor indoor air quality can trigger allergy flare-ups, asthma attacks and worsen existing respiratory conditions.
What are the symptoms of indoor air pollution?
If the air quality in your home is poor you may experience frequent headaches, perpetual colds, as well as chronic asthma. Other symptoms include headache, dizziness, and cough, irritation of the eyes, nose, and/or throat, runny nose, and difficulty in breathing, chest and/or abdominal pain, nausea, difficulty sleeping and rashes on your skin.
Does an Air Conditioner generate fresh air?
No, air conditioners do not generate new or fresh air. They simply recirculate the air that’s already present inside the room or vehicle.
What is an Air purifier?
An air purifier is a device which purifies the indoor air making it fresh and pure.
How can the Aeroguard air purifier help purify indoor air?
The ActonTM Advance with its superior HEPA Filter, anti-bacterial pre-filter and 7-stage purification system removes dust, smoke and other harmful impurities present in the air in your home. At the same time, its double UV filtration system replenishes your home with pure, bacteria-free air.
What are the benefits of Aeroguard purifier?
Aeroguard air purifiers come with a 7 stage filtration process that cleans the air in your home. It eliminates indoor air pollutants like dust, smoke, animal dander, etc., and ensures that the air you breathe at home is pure and healthy.
Will one air purifier be enough to clean the air in the entire house?
No, a single air purifier will not clean the air in your entire house. Identify those rooms where you spend most of your time and install an air purifier for those rooms. For example, the air quality in your bedroom is extremely important since you spend a considerable amount of time there. You can install an air purifier in your bedroom.
Where should I install my air purifier?
If you suffer from allergies (especially dust allergy), then the best place for an air purifier is your bedroom. It’s essential to have clean air in your bedroom because you spend about a third of your life there.
What is a pre-filter in Aeroguard?
The pre-filters main function is to capture large particles such as dust, pollens, skin flakes, etc. The air first enters the pre filter. Another feature is to preserve and extend the life of other filters that are involved in the functioning of the purifier.
What is an electrostatic filter in Aeroguard?
Electrostatic filters use an electrostatic charge to attract pollutants and trap them on collector plates. It helps in removing fine dust particles, dust mites, pollens etc.
What is an activated carbon filter in Aeroguard?
This particular filter specializes in capturing and neutralizing common chemicals, gases, odors and tobacco smoke.
What is a HEPA filter?
HEPA stands for High Efficiency Particulate Air. HEPA filter removes at least 99.97% of all impurities in the air that are as small as 0.3 microns.
How do HEPA air purifiers work?
A HEPA filter removes at least 99.97% of all particles as small as 0.3 microns. HEPA was originally developed by the Atomic Energy Commission to capture radioactive dust particles. Allergens such as pollen, animal dander, mold spores, and dust get trapped in the filter. These contaminants and particles are not able to flow back into the circulation due to high absorbent pores of the HEPA.
What is HEPA made of?
HEPA filter is made up of glass fibers with very tiny passage that allows the air flow to pass through the material but not much else. Since the passage through the fibers of the media are so small, you need a lot of surface area for a reasonable amount of air flow to pass through the media. Therefore, this media is always folded in an accordion or zig-zag fashion to get a lot of surface area.
It is titanium dioxide. It is the naturally occurring oxide of titanium and its chemical formula is TiO2. It is also known as photocatalytic oxidation.
What are negative ions?
Negative ions are basically negatively charged particles. They help purify and freshen the air you breathe silently, optimally and safely. It eliminates pollen, mold spores, dust, pet dander and many other allergy causing particulates from the air you breathe. It circulates trillions of negative ions to neutralize floating pollutants throughout the room.
What are the benefits of Negative ions?
Negative ions help increase the blood holding capacity in the body, body metabolism, respiratory system, making the environment more favorable.
How and when will I know that the filters need to be replaced?
Aeroguard range of air purifiers indicate when the HEPA filter needs to be replaced.
Dr. Aeroguard have an in-built feature on the app that notifies you when the filters need to be replaced.
Generally speaking, the lifespan of the filter is 6-12 months depending on the air quality and the environmental conditions.
How do I place an online order?
You can buy the product of your choice in 4 simplified steps.
Step 1 : Click on the product of your choice
Step 2 : Add the product to cart
Step 3 : Go to the checkout page
Step 4 : Make an online payment
Can I be assured of complete safety when I shop online?
What is the mode of payment for the product I purchase on Eureka Forbes?
You could choose to pay with your Credit Cards (Master and Visa) /Debit Cards (Master and Visa) or by logging into your bank’s Netbanking services. We also give you the convenience of paying for the product directly at the time of its arrival through the Cash on Delivery Mode.
How do I pay using a Credit card?
We accept all VISA and MasterCard issued in India. To pay using your Credit card, you will need your Credit card number, card expiry date, 3 digit CVV number (Card Verification Value – found on the back of your Credit card) and online 3D Secure password or an OTP (Verify this if OTP also works). After entering the card number, expiry date and CVV number on our website, you will be redirected to the Bank’s page for entering the online 3D Secure password.
How do I pay using a Debit card?
We accept Debit cards (Master and Visa) of all banks in India. To pay using your Debit card, you will need to enter your Debit card number, card expiry date, 3 digit CVV number on our website. You will then be redirected to your Bank’s page for entering your online password (issued to you by your Bank) to complete the payment.
Is it safe to use my Credit/Debit card on the Eureka Forbes website?
You can shop for your range of products with no second thoughts as all Credit card and Debit card payments are processed through secure and trusted payment gateway. The payment gateway uses latest 128-bit encryption technology to protect your card information while securely transmitting it to the bank for processing the payment.
Furthermore, the bank asks you to enter an online password (also known as 3D Secure password) which acts as an additional layer of security for your card transaction. This 3D Secure password is not printed anywhere on the card and is known only to you, giving you the added assurance that only you can use your card to make online purchases with us.
Are there any hidden charges when I make a purchase from the Eureka Forbes website (Octroi, Sales Tax)?
There is absolutely no hidden charge when you make an online purchase with us. The prices listed for all items are final and all-inclusive. The prices you see on our product pages are exactly what you pay for the item.
What is a 3D Secure password?
3D Secure is a free security service by VISA and MasterCard in partnership with the card issuing bank to secure your online Credit/Debit card transactions in the form of a password. This additional password is called 3D Secure password. The 3D Secure service is also known as Verified by VISA and MasterCard SecureCode.
How can I get the 3D Secure password for my Credit/Debit card?
You can register for the 3D Secure password for your Credit/Debit card by visiting your bank’s website.
How do I make a Credit/Debit card or Internet Banking payment through my mobile?
Mobile payments are currently not supported on the Eureka Forbes mobile site. However, we are working on this and would soon be offering these payment options on mobile as well.
How can I return a product ordered from Eureka Forbes Limited?
To give you a hassle-free shopping experience Eureka Forbes Limited offers you a No Questions Asked Return Policy when you choose to make full payment on eurekaforbes.com. Within 30 days of receiving your shipment, you may return any item in its original packaging for a refund.
How and when will I get my refund?
The refund will be made to the same payment option(s) that you originally used to pay the order. We will replace the product or refund the amount (as per your request) within 3-7 working days.
If you still have questions that do not fall under any of these categories, then you can call us on 022 30454001 or SMS “EBUY ” to 566775 to know more.