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Classroom air pollution harms children’s health and learning abilities

Children’s physical and cognitive health is at serious risk from exposure to indoor air pollution. A typical elementary-aged child in the US spends 940 hours a year in class rooms that can have pollution levels well above WHO limits. Blueair calls on school authorities and stakeholders to make creating the best learning environment a top priority.

The benefits of clean air in schools: A survey of teachers in London schools

A survey of teachers and staff at three London primary schools, after the installation of air purifiers, shows that improving classroom air quality has a major effect on the health, learning and focus of children.

Blueair-TMALL Research on Indoor Air Pollution

A survey of Chinese families’ awareness of indoor air pollution carried out by Blueair in cooperation with Alibaba’s TMALL reveals that two-thirds of Chinese parents worry about the air quality in their homes.

White paper: Microplastics and how they pollute the air

Due to their small size, airborne microplastics can be inhaled and may induce a wide range of diseases including respiratory and cardiovascular diseases as well as cancer. Action is needed as research proves that our indoor air is particularly affected.

Blueair calls on the UN to add a Sustainable Development Goal on “Clean Air”

To encourage government and business to tackle air pollution, the world's biggest threat to human health, the UN must add a Sustainable Development Goal on “Clean Air”.

Blueair Globe Magazine Explores Indoor Air Quality Issues

Blueair has published the Fall issue of its English-language quarterly magazine, Blueair Globe, which reports on indoor air and related issues from around the world. The Blueair Globe magazine looks at the latest initiatives in the US spearheaded by President Obama to tackle air pollution from coal plants and reports how 11 countries in Europe still exceed EU air pollutant levels.