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.
Air pollutants are always suspected to have far-reaching harmful human health and environmental effects. Air pollution is the result of combustion from space heating, industrial and vehicular emission. Continue reading “Health and Environmental Effects of Air Pollution”
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.