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Reston Waste acts on rogue drivers

It is with great pleasure that we hear Weir Road-based Reston Waste is taking decisive action to prevent its truck drivers from using residential roads as a short-cut. 279 more words

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Fitting a Respro® Mask Strap

This short video demonstrates how to put a head strap on a Respro® Mask.

This head strap is an extra secure device for your mask. It is a fully adjustable, one size accessory that helps support and seal the mask. 20 more words

Air Quality

The level of air pollution in California exceeded world “safe” levels by about 60 times last week after a series of deadly wildfires.

Particulates in the air in some areas of the state reached levels as high as 1,500 micrograms per cubic meter, according to Bloomberg.

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Air Quality

Air pollution, caused largely by burning fossil fuels, is cutting global life expectancy by an average of 1.8 years per person, making it the world’s top killer, researchers said on Monday.

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The Electric Imp Sniffs out California Wildfires

The wildfires in California are now officially the largest the state has ever seen. Over 50,000 people have been displaced from their homes, hundreds are missing, and the cost in property damage will surely be measured in the billions of dollars when all is said and done. 347 more words


Trying To Detox From The Smoke? Experts Say Get Out Of Town And Stay Hydrated

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Across the region, people have been struggling to avoid the bad air from the Camp Fire and many are turning to the Internet, willing to try anything to beat the smoke. 284 more words


Will The Smoke Affect Your Crops When It Rains?

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — A change in weather is expected later this week, but that hasn’t stopped the smoky air that continues to linger across the region. 268 more words