Latest Dust Stories

2010-10-06 13:14:32

Using data from several research satellites, scientists will spend the next three years trying to understand the climate impacts of about 770 million tons of dust carried into the atmosphere every year from the Sahara Desert.

2010-10-04 14:41:00

How Improving Air Quality Can Benefit People Suffering from Asthma BISMARCK, N.D., Oct. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- During the month of October North Dakota brings awareness to indoor air quality.

2010-09-16 09:40:00

JONESBORO, Ark., Sept. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Camfil Farr Air Pollution Control (APC) has published a Product Overview Brochure on its line of dust and fume collection systems to clean up industrial processes.

2010-08-24 06:35:00

Terrestrial solar panels could be kept dust free thanks to a technology developed for lunar and Mars missions.

2010-07-07 11:00:00

NEW YORK, July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The record-setting heat hitting the east coast provides the perfect breeding ground for dust mites, making it an extremely difficult week for those who suffer from asthma, eczema or indoor allergies.

2010-07-06 06:14:35

JAXA said Monday that its Hayabusa space probe, which returned to Earth last month, collected “minute particles” of what it hopes is asteroid dust from the potato-shaped Itokawa asteroid.

2010-06-30 09:40:00

JONESBORO, Ark., June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Camfil Farr Air Pollution Control (APC), a leading producer of dust and fume collectors to clean up industrial processes, has opened five regional sales and service offices across the country for enhanced support of customers nationwide.

2010-06-24 14:25:00

JAXA announced today that it has found traces of gas in a capsule thought to contain asteroid dust that was brought back to Earth after a multi-billion-mile space journey.

2010-06-17 09:41:00

GULLANE, Scotland, June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- A next-generation new carpet has been launched that cleans indoor air, one of the most significant health risks of the modern world. The new carpet from DESSO, the international carpet manufacturer, will be particularly welcomed by the world's estimated 300 million asthma sufferers, who are most at risk from poor indoor air quality. The most important risk factors for developing asthma are a combination of genetic predisposition and environmental...

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