Air Pollution Risks

  • “For nearly a quarter century, it has been clear that air pollution in the United States kills between 60,000 and 120,000 people each year and sickens millions more.” - Dr. Devra Davis
  • We recommend improving the air quality in your home even if you show no symptoms.”  – The Environmental Protection Agency
  • “With every increase of just 10 micrograms - 10 millionths of a gram – of fine particulate pollution per cubic meter of air, the risk of death for the population rises 5 percent.”  - Dr. Devra Davis.
  • With [high level of air pollution] it is easier to get sick and it takes longer to get better- Dr. Ellie Brownstein – Pediatrician (Jan 24, 2013 press conference) (See the video here)

Air pollution negatively effects all of us, but it can have a particularly acute impact on those who suffer from the following ailments:

Allergies | Asthma | Birth Defects | Cancer | COPD

Dementia | Heart DiseaseInfertility | Memory Loss

Breathing clean air in your home will help you avoid these negative effects.  In addition, the following pollutant can be particularly harmful to your health: