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Material to filter ozone but pass ions?

Discussion in 'General Electronics Discussion' started by Voltaic, May 15, 2015.

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  1. Voltaic


    May 6, 2015
    Is there a material I could put an ioniser inside of that would filter out any small amount of ozone but allow all the ions to pass?
  2. Gryd3


    Jun 25, 2014
    This may be my ignorance, but no.

    An 'ion' and Ozone are so incredibly tiny that you can't just filter one out. Additionally, an 'ion' refers to the state of an atom or molecule with a missing or additional electron.

    There may be a method to do it, but I'm sure it's more than simply putting a cloth over top.
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  3. Voltaic


    May 6, 2015
    Ok thanks, I read that ions last longer than ozone (although still not very long). So I guess the solution is the distance it is placed away. Although I'm not sure how to work it out so I'm just putting it on the edge of the room.
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