Navigation Links
In the Aftermath: Smoke Odor and Fine Particulate Matter a Serious Concern
Date:10/26/2007

CHAMPLAIN, N.Y., Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern California residents fortunate enough to be returning to intact homes will likely have to deal with high levels of fine airborne particulate matter and strong, lingering smoke odor.

"It's vital that people who live in the affected areas equip themselves with tools that offer serious protection against airborne particulate matter and offer some relief from smoke odor," says Sam Teitelbaum, President of AllerAir Industries, manufacturers of advanced HEPA-carbon air purifiers. "High levels of smoke carry large particles that settle in the upper respiratory track and very fine particles which penetrate deep into the lungs."

Anyone, including healthy people may be affected by smoke particulate, however older adults, people with pre-existing respiratory conditions and children are more likely to suffer from serious health complications. It's important to remember that smoke easily travels and can affect communities hundreds of miles away from the primary burn zone.

"We'd also like to remind those investigating personal protective equipment and odor controllers, that standard paper dust masks you can buy at the hardware store cannot protect you from fine airborne particle matter," cautions Teitelbaum. "And if you're considering the purchase of an air cleaner or air purifier, keep in mind that a HEPA-only unit cannot remove smoke odor. Look for a product that contains pounds of activated carbon."

AllerAir is a manufacturer of advanced residential, commercial and industrial air purification systems who specialize in chemical, gas, odor and particle abatement. Their products are currently being used by hospitals, police departments, the military and thousands of American families.

For more information on how an AllerAir air purifier with activated carbon and HEPA filtration can safeguard your health and remove smoke odor, contact an indoor air quality expert today: 1-888-852-8247 or live online at http://www.allerair.com. Experts are standing by between 11am and 8pm Pacific Time. A portion of the proceeds of any unit shipped to California in October and November will be donated to the American Red Cross.

Media Contacts:

Jeffery Kanel,

1-888-852-8247 ext. 37

info@allerair.com

http://www.allerair.com

David Unzek (English, Spanish)

1-888-852-8247 ext. 35

info@allerair.com

http://www.allerair.com


'/>"/>
SOURCE AllerAir
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Half of worlds children are passive smokers - damning disclosure from WHO
2. Glaxo launches pills to help smokers quit in 7-12 weeks
3. Emotional trigger to smoke
4. Nicotine Vaccine May Help Smokers To Quit Smoking
5. Smokers Encouraged To Give Up The Habit
6. Poor diet among smokers
7. Smokers are prone to Alzheimers
8. Pregnant smokers could harm their child
9. Smoke less to stay young
10. Smokers children likely to develop caries
11. Cloud of smoke over Zyban
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/21/2017)... ... May 21, 2017 , ... For ... a cross-disciplinary group of scholars, policymakers, and activists wanting to address equity issues ... is the third book from a recent series of from this conference. ...
(Date:5/19/2017)... ... May 19, 2017 , ... In a continuous effort to ... a luxury online mattress company that specializes in natural and organic latex mattresses, has ... autism organization) for every unique share their recent viral Facebook video receives, ...
(Date:5/19/2017)... ... 2017 , ... The Hill Agencies, a family managed firm that offers insurance ... Valley, is announcing a joint charity initiative with the Boys and Girls Club of ... event. , The Boys and Girls Club of Kern County gives young people in ...
(Date:5/19/2017)... ... 18, 2017 , ... ML Billing, 2016 Billing Company of the Year ... in large group practices, is pleased to announce their 30th anniversary. Not only has ... standard in all aspects of full-service medical billing. This has allowed ML Billing to ...
(Date:5/18/2017)... Angeles, CA (PRWEB) , ... May 18, 2017 , ... ... is now called the HighQ Learning Tab. Due to the rapid expansion of their ... clearly identifying each type of product. Now, the HighQ brand will be any ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:5/10/2017)... 2017 Hologic, Inc. (Nasdaq: HOLX ... fiscal second quarter ended April 1, 2017 .   ... 666.7% compared to the prior year period as the ... significant gain, while non-GAAP diluted EPS of $0.50 increased ... in constant currency terms.  Excluding the effects of blood ...
(Date:5/10/2017)... Ill. , May 10, 2017 Radiology ... today; unfortunately its costs have also spiraled to the ... being sent to radiology than ever before as the ... diagnosis.  For a patient with lower back pain an ... no anatomical reason for pain, resulting in entirely different ...
(Date:5/9/2017)... 9, 2017  Demonstrating its commitment to representing ... for the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America ... companies will now have to meet new research ... eligible to join PhRMA. "By putting ... sending a clear message that being a member ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: