8 expert (but very easy) ways to tackle indoor air pollution as high levels found in south London homes
You might think being tucked up indoors means you’re safe from the peril of London’s air pollution problems.
Ten ways to save your health and improve indoor air quality
There is increasing recognition that air pollution is not just an outdoors problem, it is important to also consider indoor air quality. Indoor air quality is significant because it can affect our comfort, productivity and, most importantly, our health. You can influence your indoor air quality in three main ways: source control (ie limiting the source of pollutants), ventilation, and cleaning of any pollutants that may be present. Here we break those three main strategies down even further…
We need an Indoor Air Quality Performance Certificate
Poor indoor air quality causes respiratory distress and leads to chronic illness such as asthma, allergy and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
Most Common In-Home Sources of Air Pollution
As summer turns to fall and the weather grows cooler, a lot of us are likely to be spending some more time indoors. Are you sure your home is ready for you to be spending more time in it?
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Safe Air for Denver Homes
Residents asked tough questions about their air quality. Teaming up with researchers, they found some answers–and more questions. by Kathleen Pierce Dangerous levels of radon and the chemical tetrachloroethylene (PERC) are known to be present in Denver-area air, soil, and groundwater. Community concerns over these health threats led the Denver community group Taking […]
The cost of a polluted environment: 1.7 million child deaths a year, says WHO
Protecting children from the environment: More than 1 in 4 deaths of children under 5 years of age are attributable to unhealthy environments. Every year, environmental risks – such as indoor and outdoor air pollution, second-hand smoke, unsafe water, lack of sanitation, and inadequate hygiene – take the lives of 1.7 million children under 5 years, say two new WHO reports.
Can Portable Air Cleaners Remove Particulate Pollutants In Our Homes and Offices?
Portable air cleaners are increasingly popular. What are their health benefits and what testing is available to verify their performance?
6 Ways to Improve Indoor Air Quality at Home
Here's how to improve indoor air quality, from the pros at Consumer Reports. Animal dander, dust mites, mold, pollen—it’s all right there in the air, not to mention your bath towels, bedding, and furniture.