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We use Flanders brand Pre Pleated 40 LPD filters for our…

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We use Flanders brand Pre Pleated 40 LPD filters for our AC/CH unit. It is 16x25x2 in size. We cannot find the MERV rating of this particular filter. Can you tell us? My wife's allergist urges a filter of MERV 10 rating, so we need to know what we are using now. Thanks.
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Hello,

My name is Billy. That filter is actually a Merv 8...so it will be a step down from the desired Merv 11.

If you need further information please let me know.

Billy

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
What are you thoughts about the permanent electrostatic filters that you wash and/or spray with a chemical? Recommendations?
Customer reply replied 7 months ago
What is the MERV rating of these?

Actually I myself do not recommend any filter that can retain residue...even when cleaned...I recommend a throw away filter. I am not big on sprays either.

The one I recommend is not found at all home improvement stores...it is a merv 11 electrostatic charged, allergen filter

see HERE

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