The air filter in ’10 Cloverfield Lane’ was critical for survival–the US Army agrees

Army researchers have invented an end-of-service-life indicator so we know when to change out the filter Waiting out an apocalyptic alien invasion in your bomb shelter, like Howard in the film “10 Cloverfield Lane,” isn’t easy. Survival depends on stockpiles of food, water, board games, and, as the film highlights, a collective protection air filtration system. “I’m not sure yet if it’s chemical or nuclear,” says Howard, played by actor John Goodman. “But down here we’re safe.” In real life, the readiness of these building-wide filters to stop a long list of toxins is critical for the military, which is why U.S. Army researchers at the Chemical Biological Center have been advancing their capabilities. On Tuesday, Army researchers Gregory Peterson, Joseph Rossin, Jennifer Soliz, and Kathryn Killops were issued U.S. Patent 10,261,022 for novel zirconium hydroxide chemistry that allows an air filter to change colors as its filtering capacity decreases, providing an accurate indication of its residual life. Scientists call this colorimetric analysis. “Air purification, including individual and collective protection filtration, is of major concern to the military, first responders, ...

Global Water-filtration Unit Market Report 2019 – 3M, Culligan Water, Pentair, A.O.Smith, Eaton, GE, Best Water Technology, EcoWater Systems, Multipure

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