Purification

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Particulate matter (PMs): the invisible pollutant that penetrates the lungs and bloodstream

What is particulate matter The air we breathe every day both outside and inside confined spaces contains a number of multiple pollutants. Among the most dangerous to human health is…
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Improving air quality to reduce Alzheimer’s risk

The lower the concentrations of air pollutants, the less likely we are to experience the cognitive decline typical of Alzheimer’s patients. Therefore, improving the air we breathe is of paramount…
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Co2 in schools, homes and workplaces

What is CO2 and what is its origin CO2 is a colorless, odorless gas that cannot be perceived by our senses and is present in the air we breathe every…
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When airing out the house pollutes the air we breathe

What happens when outdoor air meets indoor air A study carried out by American researchers highlights the fact that in high weather conditions (very high or excessively cold temperatures), the…
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Indoor pollution and Covid-19: why is it important to monitor CO2 in schools?

Equipping as many classrooms as possible with devices to monitor air quality, and in particular carbon dioxide concentration. A measure called for in recent times by several voices that, in…
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Nearly 90% of Italians do not know the quality of the air inside their homes

Indoor air is up to 10 times more polluted than outdoor air According to a recent survey on indoor pollution (Souce: Gioel), 87,37 % of Italians have never inquired about…
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Air pollution harms (also) butterflies and bees

“It is estimated that more than a hundred thousand varieties of plants would disappear if bees did not visit them.” So wrote, in 1901, Nobel laureate in literature Maurice Maeterlick…
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Home sweet home? Beware of what we breathe

When we talk about pollution, thoughts immediately go to factory smokestacks and car exhaust pipes, but the reality is that very often concentrations of pollutants are higher indoors, in closed…
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Christmas candles: do we know what we are breathing?

Christmas is just around the corner and there is no home where decorations are not present. Since time immemorial, next to the Christmas tree and crib, “Christmas candles” have often…