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Mould Spores and Indoor Air Quality: Ventilation and Particle Distribution
Environment
Friday August 18 2017

Mould Spores and Indoor Air Quality: Ventilation and Particle Distribution

Indoors, there is an old trade-off for the heating and cooling of a building: energy expended on temperature control versus input of good fresh air from...

Chinese Battling Smog Well Above WHO Limit
Environment
Tuesday December 20 2016

Chinese Battling Smog Well Above WHO Limit

Concentrations of airborne pollutants in a major northern Chinese city have exceeded a World Health Organisation guideline by 100 times as north China battles with poor...

Pollution Particles Linked to Alzheimer’s
Environment
Wednesday September 7 2016

Pollution Particles Linked to Alzheimer’s

Tiny particles breathed in and taken into the brain through air pollution could be linked to diseases such as Alzheimer's, research has found.

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.

Poor IAQ and the Low-tech, Low-cost Solution
Buildings
Thursday April 9 2015

Poor IAQ and the Low-tech, Low-cost Solution

The World Health Organization (WHO) has linked poor IAQ and the inhalation of certain pollutants to a range of cardiovascular and respiratory ailments, including cancer. Tackling...

A Smoggy Day in Beijing Town
Environment
Thursday November 6 2014

A Smoggy Day in Beijing Town

Your clothes and hair will smell like they've been in a bushfire....

Smog Spurs Demand for Environmental Engineers in China
Environment
Wednesday January 29 2014

Smog Spurs Demand for Environmental Engineers in China

China's burgeoning pollution woes have led to a sharp rise in job opportunities for environmental engineers.