Negative ion facts and research

In an effort to reduce air pollution-related health problems within buildings, various air purifying methods have been developed including air filtration and purification by air ionization and other methods. Domestic ion generators have been developed to eliminate...

Why Rising Air Pollution Will Kill You

Rising air pollution levels throughout the world are not just an environmental concern. Scientists have known for decades about the link between worsening air pollution and an increase in the risks for heart disease, lung cancer, and reduced lung function. But it’s...

Australian Child Health and Air Pollution Study

Children’s health and air pollution study The Australian Child Health and Air Pollution Study investigated the relationship between air quality and respiratory health, testing 2860 students from 60 primary schools across Australia. The study will inform the revision...

What pollutes our indoor air?

What types of pollutants can we find indoors? Air is easily transferred from outside and into our homes, offices and vehicles through our ventilation systems. Pollutants like exhaust fumes, pollution from industries, mould, allergens, pollen, radon, pesticides,...

Ocean cleanup system deployed in North Sea

Ocean Clean Up deploys first prototype aimed at clearing Great Pacific Garbage Patch in 2020 As scientists look to find a way to rid the infamous Great Pacific Garbage Patch of thousands of tonnes of waste plastic, a prototype ocean cleaning system has been deployed...