A Brief History of Allergies

8 August 2019

Allergies are the most common health problems affecting children in the US and more than 50 million Americans experience an allergy of some type each year.

Reduce Asthma and Allergy Triggers Indoors Asthma Canada Allergy Standards

Reduce Asthma and Allergy Triggers Indoors

17 May 2019

Great article featuring the best recommendations from Asthma Canada to clean the air in your home and reduce potential irritants.

Allergen Avoidance In The Home: Where Do The Allergens Come From?

Allergen avoidance in the home – Part 2: How to get rid of allergens?

3 January 2018

The second of a two-part article on the development of an allergy and asthma management plan for the home, controlling of exposure to allergens through their removal or treatment.

Does My Teddy Bear Contain Nuts?

Does my teddy bear contain nuts?

20 October 2017

With the continuous information provided to consumers about the allergen content of their food, why is it that we don’t receive similar information about the allergen content of non-food product?

The Industrial Fabrics Association International or IFAI Expo 2017 show floor

Great learnings about advanced techniques in textile at IFAI Expo 2017

30 September 2017

ASL recently attended the IFAI Expo to learn about advanced techniques in textile testing, sourcing, and manufacturing.

Textiles & Allergies. John McKeon at Textile Sourcing show seminar NYC 2017

Textiles & Allergies – A short review article

11 September 2017

Ahead of our attendance at day 2 of the New York Home Fashions Market September 2017 meeting I thought I would review a paper we produced some time back about textiles & allergies.

Dr John McKeon and Neil Cooney

Meeting in Toronto with Enterprise Ireland

21 August 2017

On our recent trip to Canada to meet with certification clients, Dr. John McKeon took time out to meet with Neil Cooney, the Senior Vice President of Enterprise Ireland.

Courtney Sunna, Dr. John McKeon & Michele Cassalia at the New York Textile Building

New York Home Fashions Market Spring 2017 Report

6 July 2017

From March 27 – March 30 the Certification & ASL Team went to New York to attend New York Home Fashions Market Spring 2017, meeting with clients, attending industry seminars and speaking with key retailers.

EAACI 2018 Allergy Standards

Allergy Standards attend Closing ceremony of EAACI2017 and handover to EAACI2018

23 June 2017

ASL’s Dr. John McKeon and Dr. John Ryan joined 8000 other delegates at the highly informative congress, the largest event of its kind in the world.

ASL is now a member of EAACI

Allergy Standards Team to attend the European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology (EAACI)

19 June 2017

Dr John McKeon And Dr John Ryan Will Be Attending EAACI Congress 2017 In Helsinki, Finland From 17-21 June 2017.

Enterprise Ireland

Europe’s 3rd Largest Venture Capitalist Bets on American Growth

13 June 2017

Government agency, Enterprise Ireland, responsible for the development of Irish businesses in world markets and Europe’s third largest venture capital entity by deal count, is currently invested in 1,300 start-up and mature businesses, 700 of which operate in North America.

Dr. John McKeon (left), Congressman Brendan Boyle (center) and Courtney Sunna (right)

Congressman Brendan Boyle Supports Resolution to Recognize May as National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month

9 June 2017

Congressman Brendan Boyle, representing Pennsylvania’s 13th congressional district, has expressed that he will support the designation of May as “National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month.”

asthma & allergy friendly® Certification Programs

Webinar – Ahh, Spring Is In the Air – And So Are the Allergens

25 May 2017

On Wednesday May 24th the CEO and founder of Allergy Standards Limited, Dr. John McKeon, gave a webinar to representatives of retailers, manufacturers, component producers, and influencers in the textile industry.

Certified Products Featured During Allergy Awareness Event

Certified Products Featured During Allergy Awareness Event

5 October 2016

Families had access to free samples from allergy-friendly businesses and learned all about the companies that offer certified asthma & allergy friendly™ products and services.

The Winner Of Our National ‪Asthma‬ And ‪‎Allergy‬ Awareness Month ‬‬Tips Contest

And the Winner of Our National ‪Asthma‬ and ‪‎Allergy‬ Awareness Month ‬‬Tips Contest Is…

9 June 2016

Congratulations to the winner of our National ‪Asthma and ‪‎Allergy Awareness Month Tips Contest, Saundra B. from Centuria, WI! Her prize is a Dyson Pure Cool Link™ purifier, which is Certified asthma & allergy friendly™.