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Infection Control: What you need to know.

Respirators better than surgical masks for infection control   The longstanding belief that a surgical mask provides adequate protection against infections spread by droplets has been turned upside down by new research that finds respirators do a better job. UNSW Professor of Infectious Disease Epidemiology and PLuS Alliance Fellow Raina MacIntyre and her team have conducted the largest …

ISO 16890 REPLACES EN779:2012

The ISO 16890 standard is LIVE and is the new global standard for testing and classification of air filters, and replaces the existing EN779:2012 norm. This new ISO 16890 standard is a big change in the way air filters are evaluated. Why a new filtration standard ISO 16890?  The new ISO16890 test method shifts the focus on filtration performance to the classes …

Ebola Outbreak

21 cases of haemorrhagic fever, including 17 deaths were reported in the Democratic Republic of Congo on 3 May 2018. Two out five samples taken to Kinshasa for testing on 6 May, tested positive for Ebola. This warning from the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) comes following news of reports …

FILTECH 2018

March 13 – March 15 FILTECH is the largest and most important filtration event world-wide. This Exhibition is a must for all those concerned with designing, improving, purchasing, selling or researching filtration and separation equipment and services. FILTECH is the international platform and solution provider for all industries covering every market segment. Irema  launched our new ISO 16890 standard Media …

Palas-Air Filtration Seminar -ISO 16890

Irema were invited to the first international Air Filtration Seminar on the new ISO 16890 by PALAS in Karlsruhe, Germany on the 21st & 22nd of November 2017 The Seminar was held as a forum, to discuss and debate current issues in filter testing.there were exciting lectures by speakers from universities and institutes, as well …

Medica 13th-16th Nov 2017

MEDICA, the leading international trade fair for the medical sector,  Düsseldorf / Germany from 13 – 16 November 2017 MEDICA has passed and once again the fair proved to us that it is one of the most important events for  IREMA. We can look back on a very successful and interesting week. Many visitors came …

A+A-People Matter. Dusseldorf, Germany 2017

A+A- Safety,security, Health at work-Dusseldorf 17th-20th Oct 2017 People matter -very much underlined the huge importance of health and safety at the workplace. – now more than ever. This is underscored by the huge interest taken by exhibitors in the run-up to A+A 2017, once again allowing the world’s leading trade fair for safety, security and health at …

Filtech 2016

Thanks to everyone who visited us at our stand at Filtech 2016. It was great to meet old friends and make so many new ones. Already looking forward to Filtech 2018.

Filtech 2016 See you there.

Irema Ireland welcomes you to visit us at our stand at Filtech 2016. We very much look forward to meeting old friends and making new ones. Irema – Your Filtration Partner

Swine Flu

A young child has died from the flu virus at a Dublin hospital. The HSE has confirmed the child had been suffering from H1N1 flu virus, also known as swine flu. It is believed the child had the same strain which was responsible for the 2009 outbreak. The child is understood to have been from …