Whenever we talk about air pollution we usually think of something that is outside like smog, CFCs, and another form of outdoor air pollution. But the air inside your home or office could be more polluted than air outside. The air inside your home can be polluted by formaldehyde fire retardants, lead mold or even volatile chemical compounds from fragrance used in household cleaners. According to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the indoor air quality can be more polluted than outdoor air. However, we can easily improve indoor air quality and can make our homes pollution free. Continue reading “5 Ways to Improve Indoor Air Quality”
Nowadays, air pollution is one of the immense problems that we all are facing. Whether we are inside our home, office or somewhere outside the home, we are surrounded by air pollutants coming from different sources. The air we breathe is no longer pure and fresh still, we are inhaling just the air pollutants. Inside our home, we are surrounded by different sources of air pollutants such as molds, pollens, and cigarette smoke, household products like paint, pesticides etc. Continue reading “Possible Things To Happen If We Don’t Stop Air Pollution”
Smog is mainly originated from the merging of two words; smoke and fog. Smog is also described as the type of fog, which has smoke in it. Smog is a yellowish or blackish fog formed primarily due to a mixture of pollutants in the atmosphere that consists of fine particles and ground-level ozone. Toxic smog occurs largely because of air pollution, which can also be defined as a mixture of various gases with dust. It makes breathing a difficult process for human beings. Continue reading “Causes and Effects of Toxic Smog”
The air we breathe is not pure and healthy. There are harmful toxic petrol fumes and carbon dioxide emissions. This makes a sufficient reason for you to stay indoors, where you might think you are safe. But what one face indoors can be even more harmful. Indoor air pollution is the degradation of indoor air quality by the presence of harmful chemicals. It can be 10 times worse than the outdoor air pollution because contained areas help the pollutants to build up more than open spaces do.
Nowadays, pollution is a very common term that come through our ears. We hear about the various forms of pollution. Air pollution is the contamination of air, irrespective of indoor or outdoor. The main causes of air pollution is the exposure of harmful gases, smoke, dust into the atmosphere making it difficult for humans, animals, and plants to survive.
Toxic air pollution has a devastating impact on environment and human health. The impact can be anticipated from the growing global warming effect in the environment and from the increasing heart and respiratory diseases that human are suffering from.