CLEAN AIR INTELLIGENCE CENTER

An alarming rise in childhood asthmas

Posted on: November 20, 2019 | By Mike Booth

Recent research claims more than 200,000 case of childhood asthma could be avoided if the world took air pollution seriously. A study conducted by the Barcelona Institute for Global Health and published in the European Respiratory Journal revealed that 33 percent of asthma cases in Europe each year are directly causes by air pollution; more […]

Shelter from the (pollution) storm

Posted on: November 6, 2019 | By Mike Booth

In recent years, the Pacific Northwest of the United States has been wracked by wildfires. Acrid smoke from those fires drifts into populated areas like Seattle. That, in turn, has caused a number of health emergencies. Exacerbated by the fact that 60-70% of residential (and some commercial) buildings don’t have air conditioning, people in the […]

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