Archive | May, 2010

Did You Know Indoor Air Quality is Usually Worse than Outside Air Quality?

Indoor air quality is often contaminated with outdoor pollutants and is “an increasingly more concerning health hazard than outdoor air,” (Wikipedia) as much as five times more polluted than outdoor air even in the largest cities. Some of the reasons or causess of our poor indoor air quality include; building fumes, cooking, paints, tobacco smoke, […]

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The US Is Losing Forest Trees Faster Than Anywhere Else in the World

From 2000 to 2005, the United States lost more than 46,000 square miles of forest. That's about the size of Pennsylvania and is about 6% of the nation's forested land. The Southeast United States experienced the most forest loss, some of which lost more than 10% of its forest. To determine how much of forest […]

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