Air Quality News


Articles Highlight Connection Between Green Design & Wellbeing
Glenn Hasek Two articles published this past week hammer home the importance and value in creating a green and healthy workplace for employees and others. The first article details the results of a survey conducted by the U.S. Green Building Council
Desmogblog.com
10/21/2018

Read time: 9 minsIn Mexico Beach, Florida, Russell King’s house is the only beachfront property that survived Hurricane Michael with little damage. But the fact it survived the latest record-breaking hurricane doesn’t give King peace of mind. Can it
St Croix Source
10/21/2018

Public Meeting Explores Employment Opportunities in VINP
Stacey Plaskett, Steve Black, and Randy Levasseur take questions at Wednesday’s public meeting. The number of business operators authorized to conduct small businesses within the Virgin Islands National Park has dropped from 215 in 2017 to 110
Reuters
10/21/2018

German Chancellor Angela Merkel, campaigning for her Christian Democrats (CDU) to retain control of the crucial state of Hesse in next Sunday's election, promised legislation to ward off the threat of air pollution leading to driving bans.
Topix.net
10/21/2018

There's little doubt that air quality has generally improved in the US in recent decades, but quantifying that improvement has been difficult. However, a recently published University of North Carolina study might have produced a more tangible f
SABC
10/21/2018

Heated arguments between the protesters, church leaders and police have erupted outside the Jesus Dominion International Church in Port Elizabeth. A group of about 80 people have gathered outside the church of Nigerian pastor Timothy Omotoso who is
Topix.net
10/21/2018

Officials in Multnomah County are advising residents to limit wood burning Oct. 20 and 21 since harmful particulates are prone to lingering as the air in the area becomes stagnant. ( The Multnomah County Health Department is advising residents to av
Reuters
10/21/2018

New Delhi's half-marathon race used ultra high frequency (UHF) radio waves to clear the air for the runners on Sunday, an experimental technique the organizers hope could improve the city's notorious air quality.

Organisers of New Delhi's half-marathon race have used ultra high frequency radio waves to dispel pollution from a particulate that lodges deep in the lungs and damages the respiratory system.
Topix.net
10/20/2018

A new study led by researchers at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has found that deaths related to air pollution in the US were nearly halved between 1990 and 2010. The open-access study is published in the journal Atmospheric Chemis

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