The Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) Challenge Caused by Wildfires
Large wildfires (>1,000 acres) in the western United States have increased from an average of 140 per year in the 1980’s to 250 per year in the 2000-2012 time frame. During this time, the average season has grown from 5 months to over 7 months annually. As this trend has continued, the effects of wildfire smoke on people is top-of mind for health professionals, scientists, filtration experts and common people alike.
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