How to Calculate Humidification Loads

Humidification-system design can reduce steam loss, conserve energy

Most humidifier manufacturers have software to help size and select humidification equipment. Still, it is important to understand the theory behind calculating humidification loads. This article demonstrates three ways to calculate humidification loads and explains how designing a system to reduce steam loss can conserve energy and water.


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