ARLINGTON, Va. - The board of directors of the Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration Institute approved a new name and changes for the institute's Air Filters Product Section. It will now be called the Air Filtration and Ultraviolet Light Treatment Section.
"We changed our name in order to facilitate future growth and development of the section," said Eric Brodsky, chairman of the section.
The renamed product section includes three separate subsections:
The section also oversees the development and maintenance of ARI Standard 680-93, "Residential Air Filter Equipment" and ARI Standard 850-93, "Commercial and Industrial Air Filter Equipment."