Tag: Air Purifier

Part One: Did you Know that your Air Purifier is Lying to You?

To begin with, let me just say that this isn’t one of those click-baiting headlines that brings you here and sells you stuff – this is the real deal! Believe it or not, your air purifier is actually lying to you! There are two aspects or features where marketing lingo is misguiding you – the […]

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Using Jugaad to Deliver Fresh Air

Our office building’s ground-floor men’s room has a peculiar problem – it’s missing a tap! Actually, the tap broke off for whatever reasons taps “break” off, and it was replaced by a rag pushed in by a stick to plug the resulting water-spout. That… happened 5-years ago! Instead of replacing the tap, we got accustomed […]

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Unhappy with Life? Blame Air Pollution!

Have you been feeling depressed with life lately? Do your problems seem insurmountable? Are you struggling to cope with the mental pressure at work and home? Chances are, you could be the victim of a prevalent environment condition without even knowing it – Air Pollution! Well, air pollution is prevalent and there’s lots of things […]

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Carbon Monoxide in Cigarettes is Killing you Slowly

Feature Image: Lindsay Fox We’ve been forever told that nicotine in cigarettes causes cancer and is addictive. Truth is, Nicotine is not a carcinogen or cancer-causing substance – it’s the tar and smoke that actually causes cancer. Nicotine is a natural product found in plants, and works as an anti-herbivore chemical in that plant. In other […]

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How Cleaning Products are Ruining your Health

From clothes to upholstery to floors, we have used cleaning products everywhere to keep our homes clean and smelling fresh. However, did you know that the cleaning products used for these purposes are releasing a lot of harmful chemicals and toxins into the air that you breathe? To give you an idea of the kind […]

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The Evil in the Air that no one Talks About

When talking about pollutants in the air, we’re all familiar with the concept of Particulate Matter (PM) – the pollutant variety that you can see. Of course, by the term “see”, we mean that it’s a physical pollutant. These physical pollutants include things like dust, pollen, and other similar allergens that you are generally larger […]

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Is your Air Purifier Protecting you from Air Pollution?

When we realised that our air conditioners were just cleaning our air superficially, we turned to the wonderful new market of air purifiers that has grown rapidly over the last 5-years. One after another, the products seemed to be nothing but clones of each other, with an extra half-inch here or another quarter inch there. […]

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The History of Air Purification

As a way to welcome you to the world of information on the Cair blog, we thought that foray into the world of air pollution, it’s history and the way people dealt with it would be a great starting point. Why? Well, for one, it is one of the reasons why we jumped into the […]

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