The bigger picture of air quality impact

Under recognized impacts of air pollution

The bigger picture of air quality impact Air pollution is one of the most underestimated problems we face in modern history. The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that air pollution is responsible for about 7 million premature deaths worldwide. Although health consequences are not to be overlooked, thereÔÇÖs a bigger picture that we need to […]

Car-Free Sunday 2022 impact on air quality in Brussels

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Car-Free Sunday 2022 impact on air quality in Brussels Context Outdoor air pollution is a major public health issue, according to the WHO, air pollution causes 4.2 million premature deaths per year worldwide. Road traffic is one of the primary sources of air pollution in many big cities and agglomerations. For instance, nitrogen dioxide (NO2) […]

Clean air for our kids: Back to school 2022 ÔÇô 2023

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ÔÇ£Clean air for our kidsÔÇØ is a unique project jointly developed by Airscan and Belfius in 2021. The primary target of the project is to monitor and improve air quality in schools through real-time air quality data.

Press Release Airscanned Building Label

Airscanned label

The Belgian company Airscan, in collaboration with inspection company Vinçotte, developed a label that guarantees air quality and makes it measurable, resulting in energy and cost savings.

New WHO air quality guidelines 2021

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The World Health Organisation (WHO) introduced new Global Air Quality Guidelines (AQGs) on September 22, 2021. The new version of AQGs was developed on the already available threshold limits that were in place since 2005.