The effects of air pollution caused by fire smoke vary, depending on your health and the intensity and contents of the smoke pollution. Long-term exposure is bad for everyone. Short-term can be harmful to some. The best thing to do is remove yourself from the area, getting to areas of better air quality, and stay […]
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Pollution, smoke or exhaust, needs to be cleaned up because it’s harming our health. Lungs don’t recover from smoke as readily as we’d like. Chronic health problems can arise from long-term pollution smoke exposure.
If you can see your air be careful. The effects of air pollution on health can be serious, and are uncomfortable at the very least. Your life could be in danger if air quality is really bad.
The world is a complex place and learning how to stop air pollution isn’t simple. The causes of air pollution aren’t simple so the actions we need to take to improve air quality and stop the degradation of clean air are involved. Taking one simple step is a good start. Taking several simple steps is […]
The cause of air pollution is not simple or even localized. You may live in an area that doesn’t create much of its own air pollution, but that doesn’t mean you don’t have any problems with it. Air quality is impacted from activities that happen far away, as well as close at hand. Changing your […]
You thought we were going to blame health effects on air pollution, didn’t you. No, it’s the other way around. So many of the health issues we face today are directly or indirectly attributed to air pollution. Different pollutants have different effects on people, but there is an increasing awareness and connection between the air […]
Air pollution in Los Angeles is less today than it was in the ’60s, when it developed its reputation for being a badly polluted city, but it’s not as good as residents and tourists alike would enjoy. Air quality has improved because of strong measures to control vehicular pollution and the importing of electricity (putting […]
Air quality is suffering more in developing countries than in industrialized ones. Reading a journal about air pollution in Malaysia will help you understand the specific problems they have. Countries like Malaysia are still too poor to worry about clean air, but there will come a time when they will be forced to, and hopefully […]
The Mexico City air pollution problem is being worked on, but not fast enough for the health of the people. Even buildings, highways streets and sidewalks suffer from the bad air pollution found in Mexico City. The government is working on improving Mexico City’s air quality through education and regulation. The use of air filters […]
Environmental issues happen on many fronts and in many ways. Cigarette smoke air pollution has typically been considered a health concern, but it’s a bigger concern than the focus has been. Sometimes interior air pollution is worse for people than exterior air pollution, but in some areas that may be a close tie because of […]