How to protect yourself from wildfire smoke

3 Steps to Protecting Yourself From Wildfire Smoke

Wildfires create a serious amount of smoke and air pollution. Smoke that can cause short and long term health impacts. That’s why it’s important to know how to protect yourself from wildfire smoke. Wildfire smoke is a form of air pollution. It contains dangerous VOC gases and small particles (PM2.5) … Read more

Singapore Pollution Over WHO Limit

Singapore Air Quality (AQI) and Air Pollution Levels

Air Quality and Pollution in Singapore Singapore has an air pollution problem and has suffered from poor air quality for years. From 2014-2020, Singapore average daily air quality exceeded the WHO annual pollution limits on an average of nearly 6 out of 7 days of the week. What’s more, Singapore … Read more

Where Does Indonesia and Jakarta’s Air Pollution Come From?

Indonesia’s air pollution levels have severely worsened in recent years. From 2013 to 2016 alone, Indonesia’s air pollution doubled. In 2019, Jakarta averaged over 4 times (40 micrograms) the WHO recommended healthy limit of PM.5 air pollution. With pollution levels worsening to dangerous levels, many may wonder where Indonesia and … Read more

Calgary Canada one of least polluted cities in the world

25 Least Polluted Cities in the World (2020 Rankings)

Air pollution is one of the leading causes of death around the world. Therefore you may be curious: “What are the least polluted cities in the world?”. Or which country has the least amount of air pollution? Smart Air analyzed 2020 air pollution data from 540 major cities spanning 182 … Read more

Manama Bahrain Air Pollution One of Worst in World

25 Most Polluted Cities in the World (2020 Rankings)

Air pollution is one of the leading causes of death around the world. But which cities and countries are the most polluted in the world? Smart Air analyzed 2020 air pollution data for 540 major cities from 182 countries around the world to produce the 2020 ranking of the “25 … Read more

Jakarta Indonesia Air Pollution

Jakarta Air Quality (AQI) and Indonesia Air Pollution

Air Quality and Pollution in Jakarta, Indonesia Jakarta, Indonesia has high air pollution levels and is one of the smoggiest cities in the world. In 2020, air quality exceeded the WHO annual pollution limits on every single day except one. What’s more, Jakarta’s most polluted day in 2020 had PM2.5 … Read more

Should you put air purifier next to bed

Should You Sleep Next to Your Air Purifier?

Is it better to sleep next to your air purifier? Does the location of the air purifier in your room matter? To find out, Smart Air did seven overnight tests to see if the air closer to the air purifier is cleaner than other spots in the room. Put to … Read more

Bangkok Thailand Air Pollution

Air Pollution in Thailand’s Major Cities (2020 Rankings)

Air pollution in Thailand has been a rising concern for years. So you may ask: “What are the most polluted cities in Thailand? Which cities have the best air quality?” Smart Air analyzed 2020 air pollution data from eight of Thailand’s largest cities to rank the cities with the worst … Read more

Dhaka Bangladesh air pollution sources

Where Does Bangladesh and Dhaka’s Air Pollution Come From?

Bangladesh’s air pollution levels reached an average of 86 micrograms in 2019. That means Dhaka, Bangladesh’s pollution levels are almost 9 times the WHO safe limit. With such high pollution levels, many may wonder where Dhaka and Bangladesh’s pollution actually comes from. Learn more: Overview of Bangladesh & Dhaka Air … Read more

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