Outside air pollution _ Smog / Sandy dusts
Death by indoor pollution has higher rate than
death by car accident?!!
May 9th. 2012, it is known that over 111 thousand people die from an indoor air
Jan 14th. 2013, due to smog, ultra-fine dust concentrations soared up to
pollution in China every year. Approximately 304 deaths per day, this is about twice
, which is more than 40 times the World Health Organization (WTO)
more than 170 deaths by car accident. Published by Youth newspaper by citing
a data of environmental Research Center from China's Indoor Decorating Association.
'Orange alert' (the highest level of contamination status).
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According to the Ministry of environment, the highest density of fine dust in Seoul
has increased in 2010 by 29 times higher than normal figures due to sandy dust.
Originating from Mid-Mongolia or Manchuria, the sandy dust affects Korea, Japan
and even europe delivering heavy metals such as sulfurous acid gas, quartz (silicon),
cadmium, lead and copper. Once the fine dust enters into the body, it is difficult to be
removed and causes several diseases.
. As this smog sets record high, Beijing authorities have declared
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SIZe (W x H x D mm)
Manual(High / Low)
362 x 478 x 213
362 x 478 x 163
True HePA (Anti-Allergy Coating)
5 Color Indicator
Do you think your house is safe?
According to WHO report published in September 2000, it was analyzed that over
Accumulated dusts inside general houses might contain lead.
2.8 million people died from indoor air pollution, and maximum of 6 million people
Lower level of lead causes effects on children's IQ and causes disability, language
died due to polluted air. Moreover, indoor air pollution was pointed out as one of the
disability, and increases aggression with acting out along with degradation of
reasons in young infants' deaths in developing countries.
In some countries, it is presumed that air pollution is related to 30-40% of asthma
patients, along with 20-30% of bronchus patients.
Dust, heavy materials
Cause and Symptoms of Indoor
Carpet (Fine dusts, Benzene)
Effects on body
Dust from outdoor air, Dust from indoor floor, etc.
Silicosis, pneumoconiosis, Asbestosis, etc.
Skin diseases, Respiratory disease,
Asbestos, tile, Insulator, Insulation, etc.
Lung cancer, etc.
Cigarette, pipe, tobacco, etc.
Headache, Bronchitis, Asthma, Pneumonia, etc.
Chronic lung disease,
Heater, Fuel combustion, gas, etc.
Central nervous system effects, etc.
Sand, Rock, underground water, plaster board, etc.
Lung cancer, etc.
Mental confusion, Headache,
Paint, Glue, Spray, etc.
Central nervous inhibitory effect, etc.
Cough, Dizziness, Vomiting, Skin diseases, etc.
Various plywood, Boards, furniture, Insulation,
Allergic diseases, Respiratory diseases, etc.
Source: Indoor air quality management plan. 2004
Timber, Veneer board
(Fine dusts, Benzene)