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Association to conduct air quality studies in city - Natchez Democrat

Sat, 06/22/2013 - 05:39

Association to conduct air quality studies in city
Natchez Democrat
“We use the air quality index that the Environmental Protection Agency uses (for outdoor air) as a guiding path to measure indoor air quality — you are looking for any toxins, chemicals, anything that is harmful,” Cofer said. “What we found with our ...

Asia-Pacific region asked to tackle worsening air quality. - spyghana.com

Sat, 06/22/2013 - 04:06

Asia-Pacific region asked to tackle worsening air quality.
spyghana.com
With more than 1.7 billion people across the region still reliant on dung, wood, crop waste, and coal to meet their basic energy needs, indoor air pollution from solid fuel use is estimated to be responsible for more than 1.6 million deaths. Exposure ...

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ATLANTIC ENVIRONMENTAL ANNOUNCES IMPROVED AIR SYSTEM ... - TRCB News

Fri, 06/21/2013 - 17:48

ATLANTIC ENVIRONMENTAL ANNOUNCES IMPROVED AIR SYSTEM ...
TRCB News
Jacksonville, Florida – Atlantic Environmental Service and Products, a professional and Florida State Licensed Air Conditioning Contractor specializing in air duct cleaning, has announced the addition of providing new indoor air quality service and ...

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UN official calls for urgent action to improve air quality in Asia-Pacific region - UN News Centre

Fri, 06/21/2013 - 17:25

UN News Centre

UN official calls for urgent action to improve air quality in Asia-Pacific region
UN News Centre
With more than 1.7 billion people across the region still reliant on dung, wood, crop waste, and coal to meet their basic energy needs, indoor air pollution from solid fuel use is estimated to be responsible for more than 1.6 million deaths. Exposure ...

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Insight: indoor pollution from cooking stoves continues to kill millions - environmentalresearchweb

Fri, 06/21/2013 - 15:34

Insight: indoor pollution from cooking stoves continues to kill millions
environmentalresearchweb
A recent study in Environmental Research Letters (ERL) reports how indoor air pollution from cooking on open fires varies by season in Pakistan. Although indoor air quality appears to improve during the summer thanks to the stoves being moved out of ...

UNESCAP calls for urgent regional action on air quality - The Nation

Fri, 06/21/2013 - 12:23

UNESCAP calls for urgent regional action on air quality
The Nation
With more than 1.7 billion people across the region still reliant on dung, wood, crop waste and coal to meet their basic energy needs, indoor air pollution from solid fuel use is estimated to be responsible for more than 1.6 million deaths. Exposure ...

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UNESCAP Calls for Urgent Regional Action to Improve Asia-Pacific Air - BusinessGhana

Fri, 06/21/2013 - 12:04

UNESCAP Calls for Urgent Regional Action to Improve Asia-Pacific Air
BusinessGhana
With more than 1.7 billion people across the region still reliant on dung, wood, crop waste and coal to meet their basic energy needs, indoor air pollution from solid fuel use is estimated to be responsible for more than 1.6 million deaths. Exposure ...

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Air filters and face masks offer little protection to big city air pollution - South China Morning Post

Thu, 06/20/2013 - 07:04

Air filters and face masks offer little protection to big city air pollution
South China Morning Post
Hedley would not argue against any measure which might improve indoor air quality, especially for people who have symptoms such as asthma. But in intensely polluted environments like Hong Kong excluding or controlling particles and gases from homes ...

Researcher studies indoor air particles and their movement - R & D Magazine

Fri, 06/14/2013 - 12:50

Researcher studies indoor air particles and their movement
R & D Magazine
She also recently designed an online competition for undergraduate students living on campus to see which team could achieve the highest scores for both indoor air quality and energy efficiency. The competition took place this past summer as a pilot ...

Easy Home Improvements to Benefit Indoor Air Quality - Marketwire (press release)

Thu, 06/13/2013 - 09:07

Easy Home Improvements to Benefit Indoor Air Quality
Marketwire (press release)
MISSION, KS--(Marketwired - Jun 13, 2013) - (Family Features) Runny nose, itchy eyes and headache. These are just a few ailments suffered by homeowners with poor indoor air quality, potentially as a result of smoke, odors, dust or other contaminants.

Easy Home Improvements to Benefit Indoor Air Quality - Wall Street Journal (press release)

Thu, 06/13/2013 - 09:07

Easy Home Improvements to Benefit Indoor Air Quality
Wall Street Journal (press release)
MISSION, KS--(Marketwired - Jun 13, 2013) - (Family Features) Runny nose, itchy eyes and headache. These are just a few ailments suffered by homeowners with poor indoor air quality, potentially as a result of smoke, odors, dust or other contaminants.

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DC Cheek Heating & Cooling Launches Georgia Site on Air Conditioning, Indoor ... - Watch List News (press release)

Wed, 06/12/2013 - 21:19

DC Cheek Heating & Cooling Launches Georgia Site on Air Conditioning, Indoor ...
Watch List News (press release)
Cumming, GA, June 12, 2013 –(PR.com)– DC Cheek Heating & Cooling today announced the launch of www.cheeksac.com as an information portal for Forsyth County home owners to find information about heating and air conditioning solutions and ...

Researcher Studies Indoor Air Particles and Their Movement - National Science Foundation (press release)

Wed, 06/12/2013 - 20:57

National Science Foundation (press release)

Researcher Studies Indoor Air Particles and Their Movement
National Science Foundation (press release)
She also recently designed an online competition for undergraduate students living on campus to see which team could achieve the highest scores for both indoor air quality and energy efficiency. The competition took place this past summer as a pilot ...

Conestoga Valley considers borrowing for stadium, plans air quality tests - Lancaster Newspapers

Tue, 06/11/2013 - 20:59

Conestoga Valley considers borrowing for stadium, plans air quality tests
Lancaster Newspapers
In a letter to the district, The Wanner Group president Harry Wanner said the tests will identify any elevated levels of common indoor air pollutants and determine overall air quality. The Smoketown tests will cover 1,200 square feet and cost $1,400 ...

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Intelligent door seal prevents poor air quality - Science Daily (press release)

Tue, 06/11/2013 - 14:15

Intelligent door seal prevents poor air quality
Science Daily (press release)
It was Max von Pettenkofer who investigated indoor air quality in the middle of the previous century and identified the CO2 value that, if met or exceeded, makes people begin to feel unwell indoors. Today's rules and guidelines based on DIN for the ...

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School district discusses alert system, approves indoor air policy - Great Falls Tribune

Tue, 06/11/2013 - 02:49

School district discusses alert system, approves indoor air policy
Great Falls Tribune
Trustees also adopted a new board policy on indoor air quality. Tom Moore, assistant superintendent for secondary schools, introduced the measure at the last school board meeting. He said Great Falls is the first district in the state to consider such ...

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Mobile Air Cleaner Offers Point Solution for Indoor Air Quality - Sustainable Plant

Mon, 06/10/2013 - 20:02

Mobile Air Cleaner Offers Point Solution for Indoor Air Quality
Sustainable Plant
Micro Air's TM 1000 TaskMaster offers shop and plant air cleaning versatility “unlike any other portable unit available on the market.” The air cleaner is suitable for maintenance and source capture applications virtually anywhere control of pollution ...

Trending: How to Build Cabinets for Better Indoor Air Quality - woodworkingnetwork.com (blog)

Mon, 06/10/2013 - 15:10

Trending: How to Build Cabinets for Better Indoor Air Quality
woodworkingnetwork.com (blog)
For a country that values the great outdoors, Americans spend a lot of time indoors. According to the Indoor Air Quality Association, studies have shown that most people spend 90 percent of their time in indoor environments. It's no wonder that today's ...

/Vogel Heating & Cooling Indoor Air Quality Test will help your family Breathe ... - STLtoday.com

Sun, 06/09/2013 - 11:12

/Vogel Heating & Cooling Indoor Air Quality Test will help your family Breathe ...
STLtoday.com
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Air Pollution, Top Ten (10) Killers of the World, disease - HotnHitNews

Sat, 06/08/2013 - 18:48

Air Pollution, Top Ten (10) Killers of the World, disease
HotnHitNews
In South Asia, air pollution has been ranked amongst the top 10 killers, just below blood pressure, tobacco smoking, indoor air pollution, poor intake of fruits and diabetes. This is scary as outdoor air pollution is a leveller that makes everyone ...