Monthly Archives: November 2015

Pay Attention to Indoor Air Quality this Winter

When you shut your doors and windows against the cold, you also risk keep dust and allergens in. Here’s a little video about the risk of indoor allergens, and how you can reduce the chance of your own house making … Continue reading

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HUD May Implement Smoking Ban in Public Housing

Before Virginia implemented the smoking ban in restaurants, one of the projects the GRVAAQC took on each year was outreach to individual establishments encouraging them to ban smoking.  The impacts of secondhand smoking – to say nothing of the firsthand … Continue reading

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AQI Spreadsheet Updated for October

Our monthly tracking spreadsheet has been updated for October 2015: A few notes from our data guy, Mark Barker with the Blue Ridge Environmental Defense League: Highlights for October There was only 1 yellow AQI day – for PM 2.5. … Continue reading

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