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NAFA will share interviews, presentations by the most influential people in the air filtration industry. NAFA’s mission is to be “The Global Source for Expertise, Education & Best Practices in Air Filtration.” NAFA publishes the Guide to Air Filtration, several best practice guidelines, and maintains several certification programs for individuals to educate and elevate themselves in the profession. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/nafahq/support

NAFA will share interviews, presentations by the most influential people in the air filtration industry. NAFA’s mission is to be “The Global Source for Expertise, Education & Best Practices in Air Filtration.” NAFA publishes the Guide to Air Filtration, several best practice guidelines, and maintains several certification programs for individuals to educate and elevate themselves in the profession. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/nafahq/support

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United States

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NAFA will share interviews, presentations by the most influential people in the air filtration industry. NAFA’s mission is to be “The Global Source for Expertise, Education & Best Practices in Air Filtration.” NAFA publishes the Guide to Air Filtration, several best practice guidelines, and maintains several certification programs for individuals to educate and elevate themselves in the profession. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/nafahq/support

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@nafahq

Language:

English

Contact:

608-310-7542


Episodes

COVID-19 (Corona Virus) and Air Filtration Frequently Asked Questions

3/28/2020
As we all socially distance and stay home amid the COVID-19 pandemic, some may be asking themselves what else can they do to ‘flatten the curve’. While handwashing and staying home remain the most effective means of limiting the spread of the virus, there is conflicting information surfacing about the role and efficacy of air-filters. “It is important for people to understand how air-filtration systems are supposed to work,” says Prof. Jeffrey Siegel, a professor in the Department of Civil...

Duration:00:34:43

Nadia Sabeh, PhD., aka "Dr. Greenhouse"

3/28/2020
Tony interviewed Nadia Sabeh, PhD., aka "Dr. Greenhouse" at the AHR Expo in Orlando, FL in January of 2020. Learn about how she approaches and handles her client's indoor agriculture operations and the challenges of a controlled environment. Some of her clients include those who grow cannabis, which has some unique challenges. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/nafahq/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/nafahq/support

Duration:00:16:20

Keith Jordan of Sanuvox

3/26/2020
Get know Keith Jordan of Sanuvox based in Montreal, Canada. Tony Veroeven interviewed him at AHR in Orlando in January about his presentation that was supposed to take place at NAFA's 2020 Technical Seminar. The seminar was canceled because of COVID-19 (Corona Virus) but the content is still worth hearing. Learn how UV can supplement a successful IAQ plan and other applications. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/nafahq/message Support this podcast:...

Duration:00:09:55

How You Can Impact the World Through Filtration - with H.E. Barney Burroughs

3/21/2020
The following is the audio from Barney Burroughs’ presentation, “How You Can Impact the World Through Filtration” As you will hear, Barney is beyond passionate about air filtration. In the beginning, you’ll year Tom Justice, President-elect of the National Air Filtration Association introduce Barney. Visit www.nafahq.org for more information on air filtration. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/nafahq/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/nafahq/support

Duration:00:43:02

Jason Wright - University of British Columbia | 2019 Clean Air Award Winner

10/7/2019
Jason Wright, People and Process Manager for Building Operations in Mechanical Trades, was interviewed by Tony Veroeven of the National Air Filtration Association. Tony spends a few minutes asking Jason about how he partnered with FilterPro Services Canada to improve his facilities' clean air maintenance practices. NAFA's Clean Air Award for facilities that use of high-efficiency filtration products and good maintenance practices. It is presented for an outstanding effort in maintaining a...

Duration:00:13:58

Paul Tisch - SSC Services for Education | Texas A&M, College Station | 2019 NAFA Clean Air Award Winner

10/7/2019
Paul Tisch, Regional Operations Manager of SSC Services for Education (provider for Texas A&M, College Station) was interviewed by Tony Veroeven of the National Air Filtration Association. Tony spends a few minutes asking Paul about how he partnered with Joe Fly Company to improve his facilities' clean air practices. NAFA's Clean Air Award is earned by facilities that use of high-efficiency filtration products and good maintenance practices. It is presented for an outstanding effort in...

Duration:00:08:47

How to Save Money on Transportation Costs - Shad Zimmerman of Ascent Global Logistics

9/23/2019
NAFA knows its members use various services when they ship products nationally and internationally. Doing it yourself or using many services can be challenging and can actually cost your company more money, even when you choose the lowest price quotes. Ascent Global Logistics is NAFA's official transportation partner, so I interviewed their Sales Manager, Shad Zimmerman. In this episode of Talking Air Filtration, Shad helps you learn the pitfalls of shipping and logistics, the important...

Duration:00:35:09

Mike Grossmann

8/13/2019
Mike Grossmann from Northern Lights Daylilies. Mike’s program is much different than his wife, Kathleen’s program. He has been hybridizing a long time, and has quite a few amazing introductions out. He is exceptionally picky in how he determines the cultivars that will be introduced. Something that I think is essential to a strong hybridizing program. I hope you enjoy listening to our conversation as much I enjoyed sitting down and having a conversation with him. --- Send in a voice message:...

Duration:00:39:03

Kathleen Nordstrom

6/13/2019
I sat down with Kathleen Nordstrom from Northern Lights Daylilies in West Concord, MN. Kathleen has always been a fan of flowers, and by chance ended up loving daylilies. She is relatively new to hybridizing daylilies, but her introductions are spectacular. Kathleen is a quality human and is absolutely perfect for this podcast. I hope you enjoy listening as much I enjoyed sitting down and having a conversation with her. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/nafahq/message

Duration:00:38:24

How You Can Impact the World Through Filtration - H.E. "Barney" Burroughs

5/21/2019
The following is the audio from Barney Burroughs’ presentation, “How You Can Impact the World Through Filtration” As you will hear, Barney is beyond passionate about air filtration. In the beginning, you’ll year Tom Justice, President – elect of the National Air Filtration Association introduce Barney. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/nafahq/message

Duration:00:43:04

Will Marchant

5/20/2019
I sat down with Will Marchant of Druid City Daylilies in Douglasville, GA. Will and I both share two of the same passions-education, and daylilies. He is a principal that gives 100% to his children, he is hilariously funny in person, and his daylilies are pretty phenomenal. I have had several encounters with this witty man, and I hope you learn something that you haven’t known before listening! --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/nafahq/message

Duration:00:39:33

An Interview with H. E. "Barney" Burroughs

5/14/2019
I met Barney Burroughs at NAFA’s Technical Seminar. You could say Barney is a legend in air filtration. He’s an author, speaker, fellow and former president of ASHRAE, 100-time attendee of ASHRAE conference. I interviewed him just before he took the stage to speak on the topic, “How You Can Impact the World Through Filtration” a subject Barney has been passionate about for over 50 years. Enjoy our conversation. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/nafahq/message Support this...

Duration:00:24:06

Bob Faulkner Natural Selection Daylilies

5/12/2019
I was able to spend some time with Bob Faulkner of Natural Selection Daylilies from Dayton, OH while attending the Region 2 Winter Meeting. I didn’t ask him many specific questions, but rather just let our conversation go where it needed to go. Bob shared his passion for daylilies, his beliefs in how to present oneself, and a lot about his program My hope is that you enjoy this conversation with a true hybridizing leader in patterned daylilies. --- Send in a voice message:...

Duration:00:37:45

Trey Fly Interview - 2018-2019 President of NAFA

4/30/2019
I spoke with Trey Fly the President of Joe Fly Company, and President of the National Air Filtration Association. Trey reflected on the successful 2019 Technical Seminar in Irving, TX, why he encourages his employees to obtain NAFA education and its certifications. Enjoy our conversation. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/nafahq/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/nafahq/support

Duration:00:11:45

Mike Holmes and Larry Grace

4/21/2019
I was honored to talk with Mike Holmes of Riverbend Daylilies in Ohio, and Larry Grace of Graceland Gardens in Alabama. Both of these gentlemen are happy to share their love of daylilies, but their programs are difficult to see as neither of them travel very often. During our chat, they shared how they became interested in daylilies, some of their favorites, and a lot about color changer daylilies. This episode was a fun conversation between two friends that I felt I simply was able to...

Duration:00:39:18

Mandy McMahon Silver Creek Daylilies

4/15/2019
I sat down with Mandy McMahon, an incredible hybridizer from Michigan. Mandy is as humble as they come During our chat, she shared how family is always first, her love of feminine daylilies, why it is important to evolve, and even a bit about her roles in her region. This episode continues to focus on the people and the beautiful friendships forged because of the genus Hemerocallis. Sit back and enjoy this conversation between two friends that both believe in humility and service to others....

Duration:00:41:46

Doris Stonska American Daylily Society Long-time member

4/8/2019
I sat down with a long-time member of the American Daylily Society, Doris Stonska. Doris has led a peripatetic life, but always found KY to be home. She shared her travels, some historical perspectives, and how she became so involved with daylilies. This episode focuses on people and the beautiful friendships that form because of the genus Hemerocallis. Sit back and enjoy this conversation with a woman that is the epitome of humility and service to others. --- Send in a voice message:...

Duration:00:38:34

Jacob Braun, American Daylily Society Webmaster

3/30/2019
I sat down with American Daylily Society’s Webmaster, Jacob Braun. Jacob is extremely knowledgeable and incredibly service driven. He volunteers and gives more to the society than many! As a self-admitted technophile, I knew I had much to learn! Sit back and enjoy this conversation that I was fortunate to have with a man that I consider myself lucky to call a friend. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/nafahq/message

Duration:00:32:49

Elizabeth Trotter, American Daylily Society Registrar

3/23/2019
I was able to enjoy bending the ear of the American Daylily Society’s Registrar, Elizabeth Trotter. Elizabeth has always been kind to me and is a very private person. When she agreed to sit down with me, I was honored. This was very much out of her comfort zone, and I am so incredibly happy to have received an insider’s look into the role of registrar as well as learned more about this sparkly, tiara-wearing, professional, and incredibly knowledgeable woman! --- Send in a voice message:...

Duration:00:30:39

Scott Elliott - Vice President of the American Daylily Society

3/15/2019
I was able to steal a few moments of Scott Elliott’s time. Scott is the current American Daylily Society’s Vice President, Judges Education Chair, and Region 5 director. We discussed his many roles in the ADS, his passion for daylilies, and his love of exhibitions. It was an honor to sit down with someone who dedicates so much of his time to the society and his passion and commitment to daylilies shines throughout our conversation. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/nafahq/message

Duration:00:41:53