Shanghai, March 30, 2018 – The global filtration expert MANN+HUMMEL today holds a signing ceremony with China Industry Technology Innovation Strategic Alliance for Healthy Building (“CHBA”), indicating its official participation in CHBA, and launches its indoor air filtration solution – OurAir in Asia.
As an active advocate of “Healthy China 2030” strategy, CHBA was co-established by the China Academy of Building Research and other 22 relevant units to facilitate the conversation between governments and alliance members. With the help of CHBA, MANN+HUMMEL will be able to strengthen its collaboration with governments and other members to extend its footprint in indoor air filtration.
“By developing green buildings, we are trying to satisfy people’s demand for a healthier living environment which will be a challenge for the next stage of the building industry in China. We welcome companies like MANN+HUMMEL to join us, and we believe with their support, the healthy building industry in China will have a better future. Together with MANN+HUMMEL, we will actively respond to the “Healthy China 2030” strategy and accelerate technological innovation for the well-being of the Chinese citizens.” said Meng Chong, Secretary General of CHBA and Director of CSUS Green Building Research Center.
Jason Tang, Vice President of MANN+HUMMEL Intelligent Air Solutions Asia commented, “With the improvement of people's living standard, indoor air quality is attracting more and more attention. High quality indoor air will enhance people's work efficiency and job satisfaction. We are honored to join CBHA. As the only filtration expert and MNC in CBHA that focuses on improving indoor air quality, we provide air filtration solutions such as OurAir to managers of commercial buildings and other indoor environments. In the future, we will work with CBHA to help people understand, improve and manage indoor air quality, and thus contribute to the development of a healthy building industry in China.”
As a leading filtration expert, MANN+HUMMEL’s business covers filtration solutions for the transportation business, applications in Life Sciences and Environment and other areas. OurAir integrated with MANN+HUMMEL´s world-leading expertise in air filtration and advanced digital technologies is an effective solution to improving and managing indoor air quality.
OurAir solutions mainly consist of intelligent air quality sensors, ceiling-embedded air filters and high quality Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) filtration units. The intelligent air quality sensors can monitor all indoor air indicators in real time and record air quality changes at different locations inside a building and upload them to the OurAir cloud platform to generate a comprehensive air quality report based on big data processing; the ceiling-embedded air filter is suitable for buildings without comprehensive air conditioning systems. It can provide a simple yet scalable air filtration solution; and the dimensions and filtration levels of high quality HVAC filtration units can both be customized according to actual customer needs, which makes it widely applicable.
At the end of 2017, MANN+HUMMEL opened its Asia Pacific Headquarters for Intelligent Air Solutions in Singapore and established strategic a partnership with the World Green Building Council (WorldGBC) to drive the growth of its OurAir business. Together with its Global IoT (Internet-of-Things) Lab, also located in Singapore, MANN+HUMMEL is set to serve a market for clean air solutions in Asia Pacific with increasing demand and growth potential.