Moving sensors for dynamic air quality measurement

‘[…] To put in context the indoor living spaces, […] users need to look at the two sides of the coin in order to take the right action. What’s the point in opening the windows if the outdoor air is also polluted right?‘ – BreezoMeter With this blog post, I want to look with you…

InCar Air Quality – PM2.5 & VOCs

Long posts need short summaries: Indoor air can be up to 5x more polluted than outdoor air (EPA, 2017) Filtration systems are a great solution to prevent outdoor pollutants from entering the car InCar Air Quality can still be bad due to VOCs developing inside the car MEMS & air purifiers can be a solution…

Solutions for IAQ monitoring – don’t you worry ’bout a thing

…although, I am not sure if Stevie Wonder was thinking of indoor air quality, when he wrote that song. I found some consumer products, which take care of your indoor environment. Now, most of the devices on the market are passive – meaning, those are basically monitoring your indoor air quality, and tell you the…

Solutions for IAQ monitoring – observe and take action

Recently, I talked a lot about the importance of indoor air quality and why it is so important to keep an eye on it. If you didn’t read it yet, feel free to take a look at them (IAQ & VOC vs CO2). Today, I want to show you, what you can actually do about…

Our buildings are making us sick

Recently, a report on buildings and their effect on our health was published by the Health and Environment Alliance, short ‘HEAL’. In this blog post I summarized some important facts researched by HEAL to give you a short overview. The report is very interesting and contains a lot more information than I included here. If…

Bad indoor air quality is more than just CO2

When I read articles and blog posts about indoor air quality, I am always happy to see that this topic is becoming more important day-by-day. Facts which are stressed over and over again are over 90% per day, we spend indoors bad indoor air quality is about 60% to 80% more harmful than bad outdoor…

Why the air you are breathing indoors is killing you slowly

Nowadays, (outdoor) air pollution finds increasing attention — also due to recent events like the ‘Diesel scandal’. There is no doubt that it should be taken care of to keep the air around us as clean as possible. However, thinking about it, most of the time you spend inside buildings — in fact, in average it counts for about…