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Tree and Forest Effects on Air Quality and Human Health in the United States

Environmental Pollution (2014, v193, p119-129; http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2014.05.028) / by Dave Nowak, et al.

[Science Daily] In the first broad-scale estimate of air pollution removal by trees nationwide, U.S. 192 more words

Energy And Climate

Increase diesel taxes to fight pollution, say Boris Johnson and green groups

Green campaigners, pollution experts and the mayor of London have called on government to increase taxes on diesel fuel to tackle dirty air in UK cities. 832 more words

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PhD studentships at the University of Chester

We have 6 fully funded PhD studentships in the Faculty of Science and Engineering at the University of Chester. For the details contact me or see the advert here.

Air Pollution

Respro® Masks FAQ: These bendy nose things, how far should I bend them?

These bendy nose things, how far should I bend them?

The malleable nose clip deforms easily so that a good fit can be formed around the bridge of the nose. 49 more words

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Air quality ‘unhealthy’ as haze obscures skies

Air quality around Kuala Lumpur and on Borneo island was ‘unhealthy’ yesterday, with one town reaching ‘very unhealthy’ levels as haze – mostly from forest fires in Indonesia – obscured skies. 362 more words

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There's a Good Reason to Evacuate Albany's Ezra Prentice Homes. It's Just Not What You Think It Is.

A good deal of media attention in Albany in recent months has focused on the situation of the Ezra Prentice Homes, a public housing project in the city’s South End (or really, just outside of it). 1,140 more words

How Ventilation Affects Your Home AC

Ventilation, by definition, is the process by which “clean” air is intentionally brought into your home and circulates to push the stale air out. Having such a system in your home is incredibly important, as it keeps the air you breathe clean and rid of various toxins that you definitely don’t want inside your body. 439 more words

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