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Fine dust: 4 million deaths a year

You know the “haze” that sometimes seems to make the sky duller on sunny days? Well, besides disfiguring the blue of the firmament, that haze is bad for your health,…
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Regional Law March 3, 2022, No. 3 of Lombardy Region

Amendment to Regional Law March 10, 2017, No. 7 for the rehabilitation of existing basement rooms and premises Regional Law No. 3 of March 3, 2022 of the Lombardy Region…
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How much do you know about pollution? The most common false myths

Is it true that being outdoors is more dangerous than being indoors? That only those suffering from respiratory diseases should be concerned about pollution? Or that the air is so…
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Healthy babies at birth if mom breathes clean air during pregnancy

That air pollution is associated with an increased likelihood of pre-term delivery and low birth weight is certainly not new. But contrary to what you might think, the main type…
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Breathing better: big-data in the service of smart cities

More livable and cleaner cities thanks to big data. No, this is not a slogan but what could soon be a reality. With this in mind, a particularly developing area…
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Pregnancy and pollution

Be careful not only what you eat but also what you breathe The air inside our homes is often more polluted than the air outside, because to the contaminants in…
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The EU Action Plan: reducing pollution and related cancer cases

Not just outdoor pollution The European Union Environment Agency (EEA) recently stated in its report, “Beating cancer – the role of Europe’s environment,” that more than 10% of cancer cases…
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Not just coffee: you work better when the office air is quality

With the Covid-19 pandemic, we learned this well. A comfortable work environment, whether home or office, is critical to perform at your best. But computer positioning, ergonomic chair and lighting…
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The unpredictable effects of air pollution

Thirty thousand people die each year in Italy due to air pollution In recent decades, awareness has increased that air quality affects our well-being and health. The effects can range…
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Home activities: major sources of indoor pollution

The health and economic effects In recent times we worry a lot (and rightly so) about air pollution, but it is equally important to consider the pollutants in our homes…