Clarke, John H. Films-Packaging Division, Union Carbide Corporation, Chicago, Illinois.
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- Natural ventilation
- Mechanical ventilation
- Air distribution
- Exhaust ventilation systems
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The supplying of air motion in a space by circulation or by moving air through the space. Ventilation may be produced by any combination of natural or mechanical supply and exhaust. Such systems may include partial treatment such as heating, humidity control, filtering, or purification, and, in some cases, evaporative cooling. More complete treatment of the air is generally called air conditioning. See also: Air conditioning
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