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Heavy Air Pollution in 80% of China Cities
Environment
Friday October 16 2015

Heavy Air Pollution in 80% of China Cities

Pollution in nearly 80 per cent of Chinese cities surveyed by Greenpeace "greatly exceeded" national standards over the first nine months of this year, the advocacy...

Ionizing Tower Extracts Smog from the Air
Environment
Wednesday September 23 2015

Ionizing Tower Extracts Smog from the Air

Engineers and designers in the Netherlands have created the world’s largest air purifier in the form of a free-standing tower that extracts smog from the surrounding...

Are Skyscrapers Worsening Air Pollution in Cities?
Environment
Tuesday September 1 2015

Are Skyscrapers Worsening Air Pollution in Cities?

Researchers in North America believe the combination of smog-clad skyscrapers with sunshine could be a key factor in the exacerbation of urban air pollution.

IAQ Compromised by Current Air Conditioning Systems
Buildings
Friday July 10 2015

IAQ Compromised by Current Air Conditioning Systems

Ignoring Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) is dangerous. In China, it is estimated that 3 million children under the age of five die from respiratory problems caused...

Five Pollution Reducing Facades
Green
Friday February 27 2015

Five Pollution Reducing Facades

Air pollution is rife in cities worldwide.