TPM Toxic Particle Matter (Toxic Dust) - the term for a mixture of solid particles and liquid droplets found in the air. Some particles, such as dust, dirt, soot, or smoke, are large or dark enough to be seen with the naked eye. Others are so small they can only be detected using an electron microscope. [epa.gov]
Toxic particle matter contains microscopic solids or liquid droplets that are so small that they can be inhaled and cause serious health problems. Some particles less than 10 micrometers in diameter can get deep into your lungs and some may even get into your bloodstream. Of these, particles less than 2.5 micrometers in diameter, also known as fine particles or PM2.5, pose the greatest risk to health. [epa.gov]
Exposure to such toxic particles can affect both your lungs and your heart. Numerous scientific studies have linked particle pollution exposure to a variety of problems, including:
- premature death in people with heart or lung disease
- nonfatal heart attacks
- irregular heartbeat
- aggravated asthma
- decreased lung function
- increased respiratory symptoms, such as irritation of the airways, coughing or difficulty breathing.
People with heart or lung diseases, children, and older adults are the most likely to be affected by toxic particle pollution exposure. These particles come in many sizes and shapes and can be made up of hundreds of different chemicals. Some are emitted directly from a source, such as construction sites, unpaved roads, fields, smokestacks or fires. Most particles form in the atmosphere as a result of complex reactions of chemicals such as sulfur dioxide and nitrogen oxides, which are pollutants emitted from power plants, industries and automobiles. [epa.gov]
What can you do to protect your health and the health of your loved ones from the harmful effects of Toxic Dust Particle Pollution?
Alen® has created multi-room smart air purification bundle solutions to protect you and your family.
Toxic particle matter can get blown into the air and travel hundreds of miles from their originating locations in dust clouds from dry river and lake beds. High levels of Arsenic, DDT, Selenium, Copper, and Lead are of primary concern as some of the arsenic levels in dry bed locations such as Salt Lake City and the Salton Sea are reportedly far above safe EPA guidelines.
“As the Great Salt Lake Dries Up, Utah Faces Faces an Environmental Nulear Bomb” (The New York Times)
Ultrafine toxic particles can be inhaled through the lungs and can go directly into the bloodstream and internal organs. Alen’s air purifiers and Air Quality Monitor (AQM) give PM 2.5 readings that provide insight into particulate matter concerns. Alen® whole home and business air purification bundles can clear your indoor air making it safer for you and your family to breathe.
Families need a total home solution that protects each room and each person or pet within the home, especially during times when the hazardous toxic dust clouds are in close proximity. If you are in affected areas, you will need to have protection. This is a serious issue, and this is happening now. Let us know if you need help in choosing your whole home air solution for purifying your air from toxic particle matter, Alen® is here to help. Choose one of Alen's whole home air solutions, to provide protection for each room in your house:
If you are a business who needs to protect employees and staff please contact Alen’s commercial sales team - Alen’s team is standing by to assist you. If you are a Business, School, Government Building needing immediate assistance in ensuring you have a Whole Business Solution air purification system in place reach out to Alen’s Commercial Team
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