Subjects: Health, Health Care, Pharmaceuticals
World Children’s Day: UN acknowledges children’s demand for right to clean air
Over 29,000 children have globally called on the Committee of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC) to acknowledge their right to clean air through the Freedom to breathe campaign run by Swedish Blueair and a coalition NGOs. Today the Vice-Chair of the Committee acknowledged their right to clean air and confirmed it will be elevated within the UNCRC.
Blueair air purifiers help Swedish Cross-Country team keep fit for the World Ski Championship
Stockholm, 18 February 2021: During the final training camp before the World Championship in cross-country skiing in Oberstdorf, the Swedish World Championship skiers will receive help from air purification expert Blueair. Swedish Blueair will senda total of 17 HealthProtect™ air purifiers to ensure that the athletes have 24/7 access to clean air. This is the start of a partnership where Blueair g
Blueair air purifiers effective in real-world nursery environment according to Mayor of London trial
A 6-month study across nursery schools in London, commissioned by the London Mayor, released today show that Blueair air purifiers have demonstrated a “positive impact on the nursery indoor air quality reducing PM2.5 and in some cases NO2”. London Mayor also called on the British government to urgently bring in industry performance and design standards for air filtration systems.
Blueair air purifiers capture 99.97% of viruses and bacteria
The HEPASilent™ technology used in all Blueair air purifiers successfully capture 99.97% of airborne particles such as viruses and bacteria”, says Blueair CTO Daniel Johansson, adding that the Blueair Classic 280i remove the most common bacteria and viruses including H1N1 A/PR8/34 with a clearance rate of over 99.99%, as well as Staphylococcus aureus, Escherichia coli and Aspergillus
Blueair donates 100 air purifiers to Tokyo schools to mark CLEAN AIR FOR CHILDREN launch in Japan
Tokyo 19 December 2019: Today Blueair, a leading producer of air purifiers for home and professional use, launched its CLEAN AIR FOR CHILDREN programme in Japan with the donation of 100 air purifiers to nursery schools in Tokyo.
Swedish Blueair is donating 100 units of its award-winning Classic air purifiers recommended for people with asthma and allergies to the Shibuya government. The air pur
Blueair win 2019 “Parenting Award”
Blueair air purifiers are yet again recognized for its positive impact on the health and well-being of children, winning the 2019 “Parenting Award” in Japan. The award, which celebrates “the best products of the year”, comes in recognition of Blueair air purifiers “contributing to the creation of a child-friendly air quality environment".
Shanghai hospital chooses Blueair to ensure clean air for patients and staff
United Family Healthcare, a leading hospital group in China, has chosen Blueair air purifiers for its new Pediatric Clinic in Shanghai, making Shanghai United Family Hospital the first hospital in China to ensure clean air for patients and staff.
Blueair joins UK’s first business coalition to clean up air pollution
Blueair is a proud founding member of the UK’s first business coalition dedicated to tackling air pollution. Together with eight major businesses, including Philips and Uber, Swedish Blueair has teamed up with the Department for Environment Food and Rural Affairs and air pollution campaigners Global Action Plan, to create the Business Clean Air Taskforce.
London schools improve results and reduce sick leave among children and staff after installation of air purifiers
A survey of teachers and staff at three London schools one year after the installation of Blueair air purifiers, show that improving classroom air quality can have a major effect on the health and learning of children.
Blueair air purifiers awarded Quiet Mark™
Blueair, a world-leader in air purification for home and professional use, has received the coveted Quiet Mark™ seal of approval for its whisper-silent, energy-efficient air purifiers. The unique Blueair HEPASilent™ technology also ensures that 99.97% of particles such as pollen, smoke, dust, bacteria, viruses and microplastics are removed from the indoor air.
Blueair and Children’s Climate Prize team up to fight air pollution
The Children's Climate Prize, which is awarded annually to young visionaries for innovative environmental and climate solutions, will with the support of Blueair add a new category “Clean Air”. The new Clean Air prize comes in recognition of air pollution being the number one environmental risk to human health.
Blueair Classic 405 awarded Which? “Best Buy” for air purifiers
Swedish Blueair is once again recognized for its pioneering air purification technology, HEPASilent™, which delivers more clean air at a faster rate, at lower noise levels and with less energy consumption. Already rated “Best-in-Test” by Testfakta, Blueair Classic 405 air purifier is awarded “Best-Buy” by leading UK consumer organisation Which?
Blueair and CRY team up to improve the respiratory health of children in Delhi
Swedish air purification expert Blueair and Indian child right’s organisation CRY, have launched an ambitious initiative to improve the respiratory health of children across Delhi, one of the most polluted cities in the world. Health check-up camps for more 3500 children and air purifiers in community centers across the city are the first steps.
Blueair removes microplastics from the air
Blueair, a world-leader in air purification solutions, is happy to announce that all its air purifiers remove airborne microplastics as research shows the negative health effects of inhaling microplastics released from toys, synthetic fibres and microbeads.
Blueair calls for global agreement to stop plastic air pollution
The full health effects of breathing microplastics are not yet entirely understood but research proves that the threat to human health is high. A global agreement to stop the flow of plastic waste into the air, similar to the UN resolution to stop the flow of plastic waste into the oceans, is urgently needed.
Blueair air purifiers remove 99% of pollen in 20 minutes
Immediate hay-fever relief with Blueair Classic best-in-test air purifiers recommended by Swedish Asthma and Allergy Association.
The high cost of hay fever
Air pollution makes the pollen season longer and more intense resulting in increased societal costs of reduced productivity and rise in healthcare spending. Despite the fact that about 40% of the world’s population or 3 billion people suffer from hay fever, or allergic rhinitis, the problem is often neglected.
Swedish Asthma and Allergy Association recommends Blueair for people with asthma, allergies and other respiratory problems
Blueair, a world leader in air purification for home and professional use, proudly announces that respected Swedish Asthma and Allergy Association recommends four of its air purifiers for people with asthma, allergies and respiratory problems: Classic 405, Classic 480i, Classic 605 and Classic 680i.
Air purifiers will help you stay well during flu season
Vaccination still remains the most effective method for flu prevention according to health professionals, but there is evidence that air purifiers using HEPASilent™ filtration technology can help you stay well during the flu season.
Blueair launches first ALIBABA TMALL Super Brand Day for Air Purifiers
Today, Swedish Blueair, a world leader in air purification solutions, launched the first Alibaba TMALL Super Brand Day for air purifiers in the Shanghai Super Brand Mall. The purpose of the joint TMALL-Blueair on- and offline event was to introduce “air purifiers” as the 4th "must-have" household appliance for the Chinese family.