AIR COOLER MAINTENANCE **

Effective Date: 
Tue, 10/29/2019
Policy: 

Portable air coolers used in the Student Health Center are maintained according to the manufacturer's recommendations.

Procedure: 

Designated staff perform weekly, monthly, and end-of-season maintenance according to the manufacturer's recommendations:

  • Weekly: drain tank and refill with cold tap water
  • Monthly: run cycle with cleaning tablet, remove cooling media and inspect for damage/debris (replace as needed), drain tank,refill with cold tap water
  • End of season: run cycle with cleaning tablet, drain tank and wipe with damp cloth to remove mineral deposits, install new cooling media, run in “Fan” mode for minimum of 1 hour to dry internal parts before storage
Key Points: 

Portable air coolers are maintained according to the manufacturer's recommendations.