Clean Air Clean Water Guide
Updated: May 1
OUR CURRENT QUALITY OF AIR
The EPA states that indoor air can be up to 100x more toxic than outdoor air and this is ranked among the top 5 environmental threats to public health. And people spend 90% of their time indoors. As a result, indoor air quality plays a significant role in human and pet health.
And with all the environmental threats and spills, paying attention to your air quality is even more important.
WHY PURIFIY YOUR AIR?
As mentioned above one of the top 5 environmental threats to public health, according to the EPA, is indoor air quality.
In 2012 alone, 3.5 million deaths were caused by ambient air pollutants, worldwide.
Given that the EPA estimates that we spend 90% of our time indoors, routinely in "energy efficient" or "tight buildings" with inadequate ventilation and air circulation, this is not surprising.
Let's talk about a few more reasons why it's important to purify your indoor air ..
SPRING ALLERGIES AND MAST CELL
Do you experience mystery symptoms in the Spring, possible increase in histamine or other mast cell mediators?
Potential seasonal & environmental allergy symptoms:
red and watery eyes
itchy eyes, nose, ears & mouth
stuffy nose due to congestion
Potential mast cell symptoms:
eye redness, irritation
swelling in tongue or lips
low blood pressure
rapid heart rate
nervous system in fight or flight
constant sense of perceived danger
If you answered yes to several of these, consider going back to the basics, & focus on cleaning up your air in