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Blueair Air Purifiers Deliver Invigorating Air When The Training Gets Tough In Gyms
Blueair air purifiers deliver a breath of invigoratingly cleaner air when the training gets tough for Sweden’s America’s Cup elite athlete preparing for the challenge in their gym on Bermuda. Blueair has donated two top performing Pro air purifiers to the Artemis Team as it prepares its challenge for the world's oldest sporting trophy.
Air Pollution Strikes Across Europe As 2017 Kicks Off
A quick snapshot of urban air quality around Europe on the first day of the new year reveals that cities such as Salzburg, Chamonix, Berlin, Amsterdam, Krakow, Madrid and Oslo all saw their citizens suffering severe air pollution.
Air Pollution Tech Poised To Help Change Our Lives in 2017, says Blueair
International clean air specialist Blueair says new tech and growing awareness of the cradle-to-grave consequences of air pollution will help indoor air purification go mainstream in 2017
High Velocity Cold And Flu Bugs In The Cloud Are Nothing To Sneeze At, Warns Blueair
A violent sneeze can spray clouds of fluids containing hundreds of viruses from a person’s nose and mouth that will travel up to eight meters (26.2 feet), according to MIT scientists, but an efficient air purifier with Hepa filter could help reduce the risk of infection, says air purification specialist Blueair.
Pour assainir l’air des mauvais jours
Les études internationales ont démontré que les particules polluantes industrielles et des transports appauvrissent la qualité de l'air des villes du monde entier, avec des répercussions nuisibles sur la santé humaine. Mais si notre influence sur la pollution des rues est limitée, nous pouvons cependant créer des havres d'intérieur plus sains, explique Blueair.
Paris, Mexico City, Madrid and Athens mayors agree to phase out diesel-powered cars and trucks by 2025 to help improve air quality
Blueair today said a decision by the mayors of Paris, Mexico City, Madrid and Athens to clamp down on diesel fuel use is a significant step forward in tackling air pollution and traffic. Bengt Rittri, who has seen the company he founded 20 years ago become a world air purification leader, said he applauds every initiative that can help reduce the impact of air pollution on people's health.
Blueair describes new UK study stating traffic pollutants provoke asthma in children as 'alarming'
Blueair has described a recently published UK study saying there is now sufficient evidence to link traffic pollution to development of childhood asthma as 'alarming'. The study harvested and analyzed data from some 41 epidemiological studies in a number of countries, including the USA, Sweden, Germany, Holland and Britain.
Blueair Launches ‘Clean Air For Everyone’ Program With Donation Of 200 Air Purifiers To Schools In India's capital city, Delhi
Blueair has made an immediate donation of 200 Blueair air purifiers that will benefit the lives of around 10,000 school children in schools across Delhi, the Indian capital. Going forward, Blueair is studying ways to make the program sustainable by encouraging like-minded corporations interested in improving the health of school children to partner in joint air pollution battling programs.
Blueair says new American study indicates HEPA air purifiers may help control kids asthma
Over 235 million children, women and men around the world suffer asthma. Now a new American report says that purifying indoor air may help children with asthma avoid attacks and that reducing exposure to pollutants and allergens may be as effective as medications in controlling the respiratory disease.
Blueair calls for urgent action on air pollution following UNICEF report that toxic air quality is killing 600,000 children aged under five ever year
Blueair calls for urgent action by world leaders globally to reduce the impact of air pollution on the lives of children. The plea came in response to a new report issued Monday by UNICEF, which said 600,000 children under five are dying each year due to outdoor and indoor air pollution.
Delhi air quality worsens, soaring to ‘severe’ levels
Air quality in Delhi, the Indian capital, reached ‘severe’ levels this weekend prompting the Ministry of Earth Sciences to issue a health warning and urge citizens to take immediate precautionary measures.
Air pollution in Africa now more deadly than malnutrition, says OECD study
The human and economic costs of air pollution in Africa are growing fast, and already surpass the costs associated with unsafe sanitation or underweight children, according to a newly published OECD Development Centre study on the Cost of Air Pollution in Africa.
Air pollution implicated in dementia risk
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.
Blueair says world faces a global health emergency with 9 out of 10 people breathing polluted air according to new WHO study
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'.
Blueair says air pollution’s deadly impact, indoors and outdoors, demands urgent action to create healthier cities and save lives
Blueair, a world leader in purifying indoor air to improve people’s lives by removing health threatening airborne contaminants, has applauded the World Bank for its new study highlighting the emergence of air pollution as the deadliest form of pollution. Blueair has repeatedly called for urgent action to address the problem of airborne pollution, indoors and outdoors.
Blueair announces launch of its re-imagined Classic line, offering enhanced air purifying power, Cloud connectivity and a sleeker profile
Blueair has launched its new re-imagined Blueair Classic air purifier line at the world's largest tech show, IFA Berlin 2016. The Blueair Classic's makeover delivers users a 20% boost in clean air delivery, more silent operation than ever before, WiFi-enabled Cloud connectivity and a sleeker profile.
Blueair celebrates two decades of enriching people’s lives with top-of-class air purifiers
From homes to workspaces around the planet, Blueair has enhanced users’ lifestyle, health and wellbeing for 20 years this year by enabling people to create safer havens indoors using superior air purifiers that excel at removing airborne pollutants.
Blueair To Showcase Exciting Range Of Advanced Air Purifying Technologies And Products At IFA 2016 In Berlin on Booth 110, Hall 9
Blueair to use 2016 IFA Berlin tech show to showcase smart, connected air purifying products on Booth 110, Hall 9 that enrich users’ live at home and in the workspace by enabling them to manage their personal air quality.
Exposure to air pollution shortens the lives of lung cancer sufferers, says new study
A ten-year study of over 352,000 newly-diagnosed lung cancer patients indicates that exposure to high levels of air pollution may shorten survival by up to three years, reports Blueair, a global leader in indoor air purification.
Blueair praises London ’s bold initiative to warn Londoners about toxic air levels
Blueair has called on major cities worldwide to follow a new initiative by London to warn Londoners about air pollution in real time and advise people how to protect their health during peak bad air alerts. The toxic air alert program kicks off August 15 with electronic update signs at all 270 London Underground stations and 2,500 bus countdown signs and river pier signs across London.