Tag Archives: air pollution

Causes of Indoor Air Pollution in the Office.

When I say, “Pollution” you probably think of smokestacks and exhaust fumes. But what you need to realise is that some of the worst sources of pollution are invisible. And while this might sound crazy, it’s true. In fact, many of these sources of pollution come from inside of your office. Not only that, this pollution could be […]

Air pollution is costing your business money

Did you know that air pollution costs businesses billions? This is according to the EPA which claims that more than $15 billion per year is spent on health care and lost productivity due to air pollution. This claim is backed by a study recently conducted at Harvard university, which found that white collars workers in […]

Do you need an air purifier in your small office?

Since we spend a significant amount of the day in our offices, we always want to keep it in the best condition for our employees and co-workers. Business owners should pay attention to the physical conditions of their office because if it’s not wholesome, it might lead to health problems for employees. In addition to […]

Are air purifiers safe for babies?

An air purifier removes pollutants from indoor air, making it cleaner and safer to breathe. It uses a filtration system to avoid tiny unhealthy particles and allergens from making their way into our lungs. In recent years, more and more people purchase air purifiers for their baby’s room, especially if they suffer from a respiratory condition […]

11 Best Tips for Cleaning Up the House

Cleaning up the house doesn’t have to take the whole day. The following are the best tips to help you do it faster and better! Have a system The point is to follow the same routine when cleaning the house. That means going in the same order, starting at one point and finishing in another […]

Benefits of Clean Indoor Air

The quality of the air we breathe has a tremendous effect on our health. After all, we depend on it to live. Previously, we have discussed the negative effects that polluted indoor air  has on us, and we pointed that it is one of the main causes of premature deaths in the world. Today, however, we […]

How daily activities affect indoor air

Reasons to care about indoor air quality You should care about indoor air quality because your health is heavily dependent on it. If you are breathing poor air, it can cause health issues ranging from headaches, asthma, birth defects, cancer, heart and respiratory diseases and even death. People in urban areas spend most of their […]

How Does the Haze Affect You in Singapore?

The biggest hazard of the haze that we see year after year here in Singapore is the fine particulate matter (PM) suspended in the air. Particulate matter, especially those referred to as PM2.5 can easily be inhaled into our lungs and can go deep into the respiratory system. This refers to particles that are smaller […]