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Idle Free Signs

New #IdleFree signs are going up around the city.  Do you know of a location that could use a sign?  To suggest sign locations or to learn more, click… 84 more words

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15 Fun Facts About Air Conditioners

15 cool facts about air conditioners by How Stuff Works:

1. Movie theaters were one of the first public places to have air conditioning, so to get everyone to come to the movies, theaters would release big pictures in the summer. 375 more words

Air Conditioning

Heavy dust pollution follows heat wave

After Wednesday’s sweltering heat subsided, the country enjoyed significantly cooler temperatures on Thursday but endured heavy dust for much of the day.

A hazy Thursday followed a daylong heat wave in which temperatures rose to 44° Celsius in some areas of the country, igniting fires that damaged several homes and infrastructural facilities. 376 more words

Air Quality

Sheffield looks to Space to solve region's air pollution crisis

Yorkshire-based telematics organisation The Floow have been appointed by the University of Sheffield in coordination with the European Space Agency to provide insight into air pollution in South Yorkshire. 577 more words

Air Quality

Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei to Cooperate in Tackling Air Pollution

Six cities including Beijing, Tianjin, Tangshan, Langfang, Baoding and Cangzhou are set to build a unified system to forecast heavy smog and provide emergency response measures, Beijing Times reports on Wednesday. 172 more words

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Radon Testing in Summer?

As most people know who have done the 2 day charcoal ‘short term’ radon tests, it is advised that the house be closed up as much as possible and the natural time to do that is in the winter. 227 more words