Tag - Do Air Purifiers Work?

Many have brought the purifiers for either children or senior citizens.

  The record-breaking pollution levels have spiked the sales of air purifiersand masks in Indirapuram in the past three days. Many have brought the purifiers for either children or senior citizens. While many people bought these items as a preventive measure before the festival of lights and crackers, there has been a significant rise in sales post Diwali as well. According to Snapdeal, the category has seen an overall three-fold increase in demand this year compared to the same time last year. "Between [...]

“New Delhi breath” masks and air purifiers are out of stock.

The air filled with sour, spicy eyes, choking throat, difficulty breathing, visibility is only tens of meters, all submerged in the thick haze. This is the last few days the reporter in the India capital New Delhi experienced serious haze experience. , prices have some anti haze masks soared to 2000 rupees (about 200 yuan) one. "The times of India reported on 8 may >11 said, New Delhi haze in 1952 caused more than 4 thousand deaths in the London haze [...]

People of the Han Dynasty invented the “air purifier” so long, you have seen?

In winter, the haze is becoming increasingly serious, direct harm to our health. But now developed technology, although the haze problem has not been radical, but we can use anti haze masks outdoors, indoors can purify the air using air purifiers, improve air quality to ensure good health. Then the problem has come, because the ring (air) (gas) (gas) asked (net) problem (chemical) is not only a problem and demand, so the ancient people in the face of air pollution [...]

Air Purifier Bike

Recently, a website published 2013 annual consumption China keywords. Among them, the "haze" on the list. The data show that the national Amoy friends against the haze of a spent 870 million yuan. Masks, air purifiers, indoor treadmills and other goods were bought 4 million 500 thousand times. The haze from the north to the south of the way that the diffusion. One weekend I call Shenzhen buddy ride together, he was relentlessly rejected -- recently is haze, I [...]

Understanding the Pros and Cons of DIY Air purifier

Impurities in the air are a concern to anyone who wants to avoid respiratory problems, and installing an air purifier as a do it yourself project is an option worth considering. Given the low cost budget required to set up your own air purifier, this option has emerged as one popular option in many poorer cities where majority of the population find such leading air purifier as IQAir to be way too unaffordable. Some concerns that you may encounter can [...]

Fighting Childhood Asthma with an Air Purifier

    Fighting Childhood Asthma with an Air Purifier Early detection is the first step in fighting childhood asthma Does your child experience shortness of breath or irregular breathing? Do you notice a whistling sound when he or she exhales? Does your child have a persistent cough? If so, there is a good chance he or she may be developing asthma, one of the most serious chronic diseases in children and adolescents, affecting nearly nine million children under the age of 18. According to [...]

Italian man’s portable air purifier bedazzles onlookers

Deal with it. That's the typical mentality most of the Chinese people have every time the air pollution gets worse. But this Italian young man was apparently not happy about the status quo. On Wednesday, he was spotted carrying a self-made air purifier, while riding on a bike in Chengdu, Sichuan Province. According to the man, who called himself Mike, it cost him about 1,500 yuan($245) to build the device, using a home air purifier and attaching an oxygen mask to it.   Moreover, [...]

Debate over whether should schools use air purifiers

With the repeat occurrence of smog in China, many parents call for installation of air purifiers in classrooms. Some parents even offered to pay for the purifiers. However it is refused by school authorities. It has caused hot debate over whether air purifiers should enter schools. Experts say air purifiers on the market are mostly designed for homes or offices. It still needs evaluation to know if it is useful in classrooms. Education authorities in Shanghai said they will coordinate [...]

Does Home Air Purifiers Really Work?

Does the EPA Advocate the Use of  Home Air Purifiers? To reduce the contaminants that lower air quality in the home, the Environmental Protection Agency first and foremost recommends minimizing or eliminating the sources of the pollution and increasing ventilation in order to replace bad air with good. "[Air purifiers] may help control the levels of airborne particles including those associated with allergens." - United States Environment Protection Agency (August 2009) However, there are limitations to how much of each of these [...]

Do Air Purifiers Work?

A really common follow up question that we get is "I get what these things do, but do air purifiers work?" The answer is an unqualified and enthusiastic "Yes"! Home air purifiers work to relieve many breathing related concerns—allergies, asthma or odors, for example—by dealing with a major source of these problems and replacing your pollutant-filled air with the pure air. Without an air purifier, your lungs are the air purifier. In fact, a well-designed and well-built air purifier can be used to [...]