Air Articles and Facts

  • Bosses Unprepared For Disaster ” – The National Post
    Tuesday, September 27, 2006 – Eric Beauchesne
  • Tightly built homes jeopardize air quality” – The Toronto Star
    Saturday, July 1, 2006 – Shelly Sanders Greer
  • “The air we breathe (Part 3) – No Sanctuary in Home, Sick Home” – The Toronto Sun
    Thursday, June 1, 2006 – Megan Gillis
  • “The air we breathe (Part 2) – Home, Sick Home: Indoor Threats” – The Toronto Sun
    Wednesday, May 31, 2006 – Megan Gillis
  • “Toxic Shock (Part 3) – Ottawa Plans to Snuff Out Flame Retardants” – The Globe and Mail
    Tuesday, May 30, 2006 – Martin Mittelstaedt
  • “Toxic Shock (Part 2) – Coming to Terms With Perils of Non-Stick Products” – The Globe and Mail
    Monday, May 29, 2006 – Martin Mittelstaedt
  • “The Air We Breathe (Part 1) ” – The Toronto Sun
    Monday, May 29, 2006 – Megan Gillis
  • “Toxic Shock (Part 1) – Canada’s Chemical Reaction ” – The Globe and Mail Saturday, May 27, 2006 – Martin Mittelstaedt
  • “Portable Air Cleaning Devices” – Citizens for A Safe Learning Environment
    January, 2002 – K. Robinson
  • “Ashma Now Hits One in 10 Children, study says” – The Globe and Mail
    Friday, January 27, 2006
  • “Study: Air Pollution may Promote Heart Disease” – Reuters – MSNBC.com
    Wenesday, December 21, 2005
  • “Air Pollution Tied to Stroke Risk” – Reuters – MSNBC.com
    Friday, October 28, 2005 – Anthony J. Brown, MD
  • “New Car Odour Starts to Smell a Rat” – Assosiated Press – Toronto Star
    Saturday, October 15, 2005 – Hans Greimel
  • ” ‘Safe’ Ozone Levels Can Worsen Asthma” – HealthDayNews
    Tuesday, October 7, 2005 – Ed Edelson
  • “Toxic Mold Spreads Through Soggy South” – Assosiated Press – MSNBC.com
    Tuesday, September 27, 2005
  • “Pollution Exposure Linked to Childhood Cancer” – Reuters.co.uk
    Thursday, August 11, 2005
  • “The Particular Nature of T.O.(Toronto) Smog” – The Toronto Star
    Sunday, July 17, 2005 – By: Joseph Hall
  • “SARS found spread by air” – The Toronto Star
    Friday, March 25, 2005 – By: Elaine Carey – Medical Reporter
  • “Killer Pollution Increasing: Study” – The Toronto Star
    Friday, July 9, 2004 – By: Kerry Gillespie – City Hall Bureau
  • “Death Toll From Dirty Air Rissing, Study Finds” – The Globe and Mail
    Friday, July 9, 2004 – By: Martin Mittelstaedt, with a report from Joe Friesen
  • “Air Pollution Kills 1,700 a Year in Toronto: Study” – The Toronto Star
    Thursday, July 8, 2004 – From Canadian Press
  • “Smog Worst in Ontario History as Hot Weather Hurts Air Quality” – The Globe and Mail
    Tuesday, September 10, 2002 – By: Martin Mittelstaedt
  • “Ontario Air Worse Than It Appears” – Toronto Star
    Saturday, August 17, 2002 – By – Robert Cribb
  • “Hay Fever Drug Probed After Link to Birth Defects” – National Post
    Friday, April 26, 2002 – By: Tom Arnold
  • “Study Links Soot in Air, Lung Cancer” – Chicago Tribune
    Wednesday, March 6, 2002 – By: Julie Deardorff
  • “Study Concludes Portable HEPA Filters Curb Indoor Fungi” – ASHRAE Journal’s Official SHOW DAILY
    Monday, January 14, 2002
  • “Jitters and Hoaxes Abound After Florida Anthrax Death” – The Globe and Mail Wednesday, October 10, 2001 – By: Carolyn Abraham and Brian Laghi
  • “The Deadly Air of Hong Kong” – The Toronto Star
    Tuesday, June 12, 2001 – By: Martin Regg Cohn, Aisia Bureau
  • “Air Pollution Linked to Heart Attacks” – The Globe and Mail
    Tuesday, June 12, 2001 – By: Martin Mittelstaedt
  • “Smog a Heart Attack Threat: Study” – National Post
    June 12, 2001 – By: Mary Vallis
  • “Canadians ‘Vulnerable’ to Bioterror Weapons” – The Globe and Mail
    Friday, April 27, 2001 (links to Globe and Mail Site)
  • “The Killer that Comes on Tiny Feet” – The Globe and Mail
    Tuesday, July 11, 2000
  • “Smog Mass Killer” – The Toronto Sun
    Thursday, May 18, 2000 – By: Brad Honywill and James Wallace
  • “Air Pollution – A Killer for all Seasons” – The Toronto Star
    May, 2000 – By: Brian McAndrew
  • “Tiny Particles in air Kill 900 every year in Atlanta, Study Says” – Atlanta Constitution
    May 9, 1996 – By: Charles Seabrook
  • Articles on Air Quality : From all magor Canadian newspapers
  • Questions And Answeres : And a guide to understanding air cleaning terms
  • Your online guide to air purifiers : Learn the basics before you buy
  • Alergies and Air Filters : Spring, Preparing for Allergies with Air Purifiers
  • Asthma and Alergies : How pure water can also help
  • Asthma Action Plans and Air Purifiers : Steps the Asthmatic should take
  • Asthma Triggers and how Air Purifiers Reduce Them
  • What is asthma and how do air purifiers help the symptoms?
  • Mold in the home
  • Mold Air Purifiers
  • Pets and Air Purifiers
  • Second Hand Smoke
  • Radon : Exposure to Radon Causes Lung Cancer In Non-smokers
  • Dust Mites : Millions in your matress – “Don’t let the bed bugs bite?”
  • Understanding the Difference Between Dust and Dust Mite
  • How to eliminate Dust Mites from your home
  • Best Air Purifiers on a Budget
  • Information from the American Lung Association
  • The Importance of Home Air Purifiers – from the American Lung Association
  • Heppa filters vs home purifiers
  • Portable Purifiers vs Whole House Filters
  • Home Air Purifiers : Information from the Environmental Protection Agency
  • Air Purifiers address Childhood Asthma
  • Most Polluted Cities
  • U.S. POLLUTION IS PART OF THE PROBLEM: Chatelaine’s October 1996 issue
  • Things we can do for cleaner air : The Department of Energy Clean Cities Site
  • More basic facts on air
  • Asbestos – Main cause of rising workplace deaths
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