Week 7 2021

Delivery of air cleaning units

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A summary of air cleaning unit deliveries to state-funded education settings, including early years, schools and further education providers up to 11 February 2022. This data covers England only. This transparency release sets out the number of air cleaning units delivered by the Department for Education using administrative data from its delivery partners. Statistics on the number of units delivered will be released every two weeks over the rest of this term.

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To fulfil all eligible applications for air cleaning units, up to 9000 air cleaning units will be provided to state-funded education settings for poorly ventilated teaching spaces where quick fixes to improve ventilation are not possible.

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If you have a specific enquiry about Delivery of air cleaning units statistics and data:

Ventilation team

Email: ventilation.operations@education.gov.uk
Contact name: Alex Miller

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