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More Pollution Indoors

More Pollution Indoors than Out?

This was written by Felicia Baratz of Eat Breathe Blog. When we think of air pollution, we tend to think of smog smothering cities and plumes of exhaust chugging out of factories and vehicles every day. But for all that industrial imagery, the worst pollution may be in the air you breathe in the comfort […]

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Greener Air is Cleaner Air

Greener Air is Cleaner Air

This was written by Felicia Baratz of Eat Breathe Blog. When it comes to the topic of clean air, many people think about the air outside. But indoor air quality also has a significant impact on your health and the environment.GARD Pro Not Registered Pollutants in the home, such as tobacco smoke, fumes and chemicals from […]

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Get Healthier Air in Schools with Electrostatic Furnace Filters

Get Healthier Air in Schools with Electrostatic Furnace Filters

Parents want their children to be safe and healthy. Unfortunately, some dangers cannot be seen to avoid. This includes the air quality in their classrooms. Children spend many hours in school and the low quality of indoor air can really affect their growing lungs. Several schools across the country are realizing the importance of fixing […]

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Electronic Cigarettes Healthy For Our Planet Too

Electronic Cigarettes Healthy For Our Planet Too

This was written by Andy Roberts. For many years people have been concerned with the effects of smoking on an individual’s health – but what about on the planet?GARD Pro Not Registered Environmentalists across the world have always been worried about the implications of synthetic chemicals and cigarettes and the effect they have on the […]

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Improve Indoor Air Quality

Quick Fixes to Improve Indoor Air Quality in Your Home

This guest post is by Kelli Cooper of Erik Organic, an organic furniture company. Our bodies are designed to protect us from harmful substances and expel of them as quickly as possible. But, with constant and frequent exposure to these various nefarious forces, it might not be able to protect us fully. It then becomes our […]

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Get on Your Feet to Go Green

Get on Your Feet to Go Green

This guest post is by Felicia Baratz-Savage of Eat Breathe Blog. Eco-friendly vehicles are all the rage these days, with gas mileage prominently featured in advertisements for nearly all cars. Many people consider the environment as they make their purchasing decisions, which is definitely a good start. But perhaps one of the best ways to […]

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Legal Action Filed Against EPA for Failure to Update Acid Rain Standards

Legal Action Filed Against EPA for Failure to Update Acid Rain Standards

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is being challenged by legal action for failing to update their acid rain quality standards for the safety of our country’s sensitive ecosystems and natural resources. The standards were created in 1971 and have never been updated. Even though the EPA has identified that this is a problem and […]

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Improve Air Quality

Easy Ways to Improve Air Quality in Your Town

This guest post is by Billie Seddon of nrdc.org. The desire to keep the environment clean and beautiful continues to grow stronger every year. While most people understand the importance of not littering and keeping water supplies clean, keeping the air clean can be a little more complex. Air quality is incredibly important for health, […]

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Air Quality Inside Home

How You Can Look After the Air in Your Home

This guest post is by David Beastall of http://www.midfilters.co.uk. Poor air is isn’t something we often think of within our own homes as we associate this place as being somewhere safe and secure. The external environmental impacts of reduced air quality are quite apparent when we’re outside as they’re often grand in scale and reported […]

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NASA Scientists Decide How to Best Fight Global Warming – 14 Ways Fight Black Carbon and Methane

NASA scientists determine the 14 most effective ways to fight global warming by reducing methane and black carbon emissions. Countries around the world will need to update and change their infrastructures to yield the greatest results. After considering 400 different ways to find out which measures to focus on scientists chose 14. Each would help […]

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