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

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

Press Releases   •   Feb 02, 2018 19:33 GMT

Today, at the inaugural UN Forum on Global Medical Health & Environment, Blueair, a world-leader in air purification solutions, called on the international community to add a Sustainable Development Goal on “Clean Air”.

Blueair says world faces a global health emergency with 9 out of 10 people breathing polluted air according to new WHO study

Press Releases   •   Sep 27, 2016 12:51 GMT

Blueair says WHO’s latest estimate that 92% of the global population breathe health-threatening air demands urgent action to deal with a global health emergency that is helping to kill over 6.5 million people. Blueair founder Bengt Rittri says it is 'unacceptable that children, women and men in just about every country around the world are unable to breathe clean air from the moment they born'.

UN call for greater cooperation on tackling air pollution and unhealthy lifestyles in Europe welcomed by Blueair

UN call for greater cooperation on tackling air pollution and unhealthy lifestyles in Europe welcomed by Blueair

Press Releases   •   Jun 09, 2016 16:31 GMT

Blueair, a leading international air purifier brand, today praised the United Nations for its latest call for greater cooperation and a more integrated approach to tackling air pollution and unhealthy lifestyles in Europe.

Three Million People Dying Every Year Due To Outdoor Air pollution From Traffic, Industrial Sources And Waste Burning, Says WHO

Three Million People Dying Every Year Due To Outdoor Air pollution From Traffic, Industrial Sources And Waste Burning, Says WHO

Press Releases   •   May 24, 2016 16:40 GMT

The World Health Organisation has issued a new report linking 3 million global deaths directly to outdoor pollution from the likes of traffic, industrial sources, or waste burning, which Blueair CEO Bengt Rittri describes as scary and scandalous.

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Air pollution implicated in dementia risk

Air pollution implicated in dementia risk

News   •   Oct 12, 2016 06:54 GMT

A newly published study by a top Scottish research center has said exposure to air pollution may be an environmental factor contributing to the risk of developing dementia.

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Healthy Lungs for Life campaign: Breathe Clean Air Launched

Healthy Lungs for Life campaign: Breathe Clean Air Launched

Blog posts   •   Sep 19, 2014 11:39 GMT

The European Respiratory Society (ERS) and European Lung Foundation (ELF) recently launched their inaugural Healthy Lungs for Life campaign with the theme: Breathe Clean Air.