Exploring the particles that linger in the air

What's in the air?

Indoor air quality or IAQ is often worse than outdoor air quality where we spend most of our time.

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Indoor Air Quality, COVID-19, and Wildfire Smoke

As more parts of the world are being forced to deal with wildfire smoke and COVID-19 simultaneously, it is important to discuss how these health threats interact, and how to maintain good indoor air quality (IAQ) in the face of these dual disasters.

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What is PM2.5?

PM2.5 refers to fine particulate matter that is less than 2.5 micrometers in diameter or μm, making it incredibly small and, consequently, a significant health risk as it can land in the lungs and enter the bloodstream.

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PREPARING FOR WILDFIRE SMOKE

Your first line of defense against wildfire smoke is staying in the know. Reliable sources such as local news, weather apps, or dedicated websites offer real-time updates on wildfires and air quality indexes. This critical information allows you to plan your activities and adjust your daily routines when smoke reaches hazardous levels.

Want to understand the Air Quality Index better? Check out our blog post with downloadable PDFs and charts.

KNOW BETTER, BREATHE BETTER.

“I must fight with all my strength so that the little positive things that my health allows me to do might be pointed toward helping the revolution. The only real reason for living.”

FRIDA KAHLO