Is the air in my car clean? This is a question that crosses the mind of many car owners. A car is has a very compact space but very susceptible to all manners of pollutants. Studies conducted more so points towards external sources of pollution in a car. This ranges from dust particles, nitrogen dioxide, and benzene emitted by surrounding vehicles’ exhaust pipes as the car moves around.
There are also pollutants that come from within the car. Examples of internal pollutants are such as Volatile Organic Compounds known as VOCs. The VOCs present themselves in the form of gaseous molecules emitted into the atmosphere. Their main source plastics and varnishes and decompose from the heat inside the car. They also come in the form of Formaldehyde. This is a VOC found in plastics and car seat upholstery and interior covering. Unfortunately, this information is not widely spread. This, therefore, mean the majority of car owners are unaware.
Air aerators and interior fragrances that we mainly use for air freshening in the car are a source of pollution. They carry traces of formaldehyde which we have seen as a serious pollutant. However, we use them to mask the air in our car from odor. Another serious pollutant is the nicotine and tar from Tobacco.
We cannot however much we try to aerate by opening the car windows to eliminate pollutants. However, we can reduce the risk by proper aeration and avoiding the use of air fresheners and dashboard cleaners’ sprays and smoking. This, therefore, goes without saying that we need air purifiers in our car. Air purifiers help to combat the pollutants suspended in the air as well as freshen the air. This article therefore will delve deep, review, and guide on the best air purifier for our cars.
PHILIPS GoPure Compact 200 Car Air Purifier
Enjoy clean and fresh air in your car courtesy of PHILIPS GoPure Compact 200 Car Air Purifier. It’s an automotive Clean Air System with a healthy air indicator and comes with a 3-stage filtration process that features pre-filter, HEPA, and HESA filters. All these processes are aimed at eliminating harmful gases, smoke, bacteria, odors, dust, pollen, pet hair, and other particles from the vehicle. This it does with a precision of 99% eliminating harmful particles and toxins gaseous mainly from car interior plastics and Upholstery. The unique HESA technology is 3x better tobacco smoke residue (nicotine) removal than ionizers.
PHILIPS GoPure Compact 200 Car Air Purifier has an integrated air sensor. This normally assists the user to know the air quality status inside the car. In addition, it has an automatic switch on immediately after the ignition is on. The filter stands out as the best under this category.
3 Speed setting to adjust filtration power
LED warning for filter change
Noise Levels of 50 dB high
Filter lifetime 350hr
Integrated Particle sensor for air quality
3 stage filtration process consisting of pre-filter, HEPA, and HESA Filters
Airbubbl Airlabs Car Air Purifier comes with a uniquely activated Nano Carbon Filter that removes over 99% of harmful nitrogen dioxide and all gaseous pollutants. It boasts as the only car purifier with the ability to absorb and lock the pollutants away. Its high-grade particle filter is capable of effectively removing dust, pollen, and bacteria. This purifier has a dual powerful fan designed to deliver and circulate air to both the driver and passengers.
compatible with Android and iOS devices system
Noise Level: 44 dBA in normal mode, 48 dBA in boost mode