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  • What Humidity Challenges do Engineers Face?

    When designing medical equipment, engineers can often feel like Goldilocks when it comes to humidity: there’s too much or too little—and their challenge is to make it just right. Too Much Humidity is a Frequent Problem The air (or a ...

  • How does Nafion Solve Humidity Challenges?

    Nafion is a polymer that add/remove select materials, including water vapor, to a gas stream through a first order kinetic reaction (a chemical reaction). Because it’s non-porous, other molecules cannot pass through it. This unique property ...

  • The Secret to Removing 90% of Moisture from a Patient’s Breath Sample

    Breath has lots of moisture. To see, just blow on a mirror and watch it fog up. Getting rid of the moisture on the mirror is easy: just wipe it off. Getting rid of moisture in a breath sample is more complex, but can be done with a bit of ...

  • Humidity’s Impact on Medical Devices

    When hearing terms like humidity and relative humidity, people often think about the weather. This is because water vapor has an impact on how humans perceive comfort; both high humidity and low humidity can make people feel uncomfortable. You might ...

  • Want to Control Bacteria Growth? Control Moisture

    We’ve all crinkled our noses when we’ve caught a whiff of wet clothes that sat in the clothes hamper too long. They smell bad. Our noses are warning us that bacteria are growing in those smelly clothes - and some types of bacteria can be ...

  • Why is Humidity Important?

    Moisture matters. Just ask any runner who’s slogged through a steamy afternoon. The same can be said for medical professionals trying to analyze a person’s breath. Here’s what happens. Humidity Can Impact Accuracy and ...