Formaldehyde Detectors are Fake: 3 Things You Need to Know About Formaldehyde (Part 1)

Lots of companies will sell you formaldehyde detectors, but a simple home test will reveal they are fakes. Formaldehyde detectors routinely react to lots of common gases that are not formaldehyde, making the numbers basically impossible to interpret. Given that unfortunate fact, here’s what you can do to assess formaldehyde in your home.    The […]

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This Data Explains Why You Should Never Use Your Purifier’s Auto Mode – Supplemental Data

Data and Test Details   Test Methods: These tests were identical to my previously published tests, details of which can befound here, here, and here. Original Data: The original data for all 13 tests is available as an Excel file here   Average Outdoor PM2.5 During Tests It’s important to note the average outdoor PM2.5 during tests because purifiers achieve smaller percentage […]

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