The Importance of IAQ in the Recovery
People are spending more time indoors and at home. As the COVID-19 pandemic continues in varying degrees worldwide and locally, indoor air quality (IAQ) is important to keep in mind. Families are together in an enclosed space for most of the hours of the day and night. How good is…
Dr. Jeff Bennert, PH.D., BCND on July 30, 2020
Dental Office Air Purifiers
Viruses, bacteria, chemicals, microbes, volatile organic compounds (VOCs) and your mouth is open? Dental offices can be a significant source of contaminants, irritants and unwanted particles that can impair your health and well-being. Increasingly, dentist offices have identified an urgent need to address indoor air quality, particularly as they consider…
Dr. Jeff Bennert, PH.D., BCND on May 7, 2020
Can UV Light Kill Viruses?
A conversation has started around the use of ultraviolet light to treat COVID-19. The primary source of this is known as Healight. This experimental treatment could have applications for coronavirus. After a bioscience company called Aytu signed a global license with Cedars-Sinai, politicians, researchers, reporters and the public have become…
Dr. Jeff Bennert, PH.D., BCND on April 29, 2020
Air Purifiers for Seasonal Allergies
Sneezing, wheezing, red eyes and more, the discomfort of seasonal allergies can sneak up and wreak havoc on your well-being. Whether you’re used to the yearly onslaught of unwelcome symptoms or are brand-new to the frustrating experience, there are ways to alleviate the pain.
Dr. Jeff Bennert, PH.D., BCND on February 19, 2020
Air Ionizers 101: Which Purifier Technologies to Consider
Indoor air quality has a significant impact on our health, and in many cases, we need to install an air purifier into our heating/cooling systems in order to help clean the air in our homes. Historically these purifiers have relied heavily on expensive, frequently-replaced HEPA furnace filters to physically remove…