How To Manage The (polluted) Air You Breathe

How to manage the (polluted) air you breathe

More than 90% of the world's population breathes in air that violates air quality guidelines set by the World Health Organization, increasing their risk of lung cancer and respiratory infections, but also conditions including stroke, cardiovascular disease and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

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  • On a raid with the secret agents chasing China counterfeiters who cost big corporations billions
    Azim Uribe, a 30-year-old solidly built American, strolls behind them, wearing dark sunglasses and a surgical mask that filters the polluted air and, more importantly, conceals his identity. The MSB officials inspect the building, one room at a time.
    10/23/2017 - 2:04 pm | View Link
  • Empire Files: The Sacrifice Zones of Hurricane Harvey
    When you start looking at laying a map out on the table and talking about which communities are over-polluted by industry and air pollution and water contamination, which communities have open drainage ditches and which communities are more likely to have ...
    10/22/2017 - 7:38 pm | View Link
  • World Series 2017: The inside story of how the Houston Astros won the American League
    He stood alone outside the Astros’ clubhouse as his teammates got the clubhouse carpet drunk and polluted the air with cigar smoke. He scrolled through WhatsApp messages that never seemed to end. He nodded, smiled, hugged, rolling his eyes when a ...
    10/22/2017 - 7:14 am | View Link
  • Military bases’ contamination will affect water for generations
    The Air Force started replacing the original firefighting foam ... PFAS discovered in 2012 also polluted groundwater, not only on the base but in surrounding communities. “It’s clear that what was thought to be a relatively confined problem is bigger ...
    10/21/2017 - 1:13 am | View Link
  • Live updates: Fire death toll at 28 after 4 bodies found in Yuba and Mendocino counties
    5:45 a.m. City of Napa has most polluted air in the nation: High levels of particulate matter and ozone in the atmosphere combined Thursday morning to give Napa the poorest air quality in the country, according to the Environmental Protection Agency.
    10/12/2017 - 9:09 am | View Link
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  • Air pollution
    An easy-to-understand introduction to air pollution, covering the causes and effects, the different types, and the solutions.
    10/20/2017 - 9:00 pm | View Website
  • Air Purifiers : Target
    Shop Target for air purifiers you will love at great low prices. Free shipping on orders $35+ or free same-day pick-up in store.
    10/20/2017 - 8:39 pm | View Website
  • BreatheLife
    A campaign of the WHO, UN Environment and CCAC mobilizing cities and people to bring air pollution to safe levels by 2030 to protect our health & climate.
    10/20/2017 - 6:58 pm | View Website
  • Air Pollution
    News about air pollution. Commentary and archival information about air pollution from The New York Times.
    10/19/2017 - 11:24 pm | View Website
  • Environmental impact of paper
    Issues. Pulp and paper mills contribute to air, water and land pollution and discarded paper and paperboard make up roughly 26% of solid municipal solid waste in ...
    10/18/2017 - 7:29 pm | View Website
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