indoor air quality

indoor air quality

cleaning products and babies and asthma

Babies, Asthma and Household Cleaning Products- A Worrying New Link

5 March 2020

A recent study published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal has shown an association between use of household cleaning products in the first few months of a child’s life and risk of childhood wheeze and asthma at age 3. Basically the study is saying that the more often we use cleaning products in our homes when our kids are small, the more likely our children will have a wheeze or asthma later

Great Wall Pollution

Air Quality In Beijing

19 February 2020

Beijing’s air quality hovers around the ‘unhealthy’ category for much of the year. The perfect storm of millions of cars, noxious fumes from factories and coal powered industry combines with the city’s geography : Beijing is built on a flat landscape and surrounded by mountains so if there is no wind to blow away the smog, it hangs over the city like a shroud


It’s Our Air – Time To Take Responsibility

20 January 2020

We are aware and lucky enough to be educated on pollutants and allergens, toxins and poisons so that the indoor air quality in our homes promotes health and wellbeing. Large corporations have come to realise that the health of their employees directly effects their bottom line and that their reputation worldwide really matters.


Allergy Standards in The Irish Times

21 June 2019

Great article in The Irish Times capturing the mission and vision of Allergy Standards and the asthma & allergy friendly® Certification Program.

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.

Goop article with asthma & allergy friendly Certification Program

Article in Goop with Certification Program

8 May 2019

Great article in the famous lifestyle publication Goop founded by Gwyneth Paltrow with Director of Marketing for the Certification Program.

Healthier Products for Christmas

Healthier Presents for Christmas

19 December 2017

As people care more and more about living in a healthier environment free from chemicals and allergens, it is important for manufacturers to adapt to the new demands of consumers.

Michele Cassalia at the 2017 Trane Comfort Specialist Conference (TCS) in Washington DC

2017 Trane Comfort Specialist Conference

15 December 2017

On the 9th of November, Michele Cassalia joined one of the biggest annual Trane’s event, the 2017 Trane Comfort Specialist Conference (TCS) in Washington DC.

Trane® CleanEffects™ Air Cleaner Is the First Certified asthma & allergy friendly® Whole Home Air Cleaners Option

New Standard for Whole Home Air Cleaners

15 November 2017

Allergy Standards Ltd launch the development of a new certification standard for Whole Home Air Cleaners, also known as In-Duct Air Cleaners, to help consumers improve the overall “health” of their home.

Greenbuild International Conference & Expo

ASL’s Chief Strategy Officer attends the Greenbuild Conference and Expo

8 November 2017

This week, Dr. John Ryan, ASL’s Chief Strategy Officer will be attending the 2017 Greenbuild International Conference and Expo in Boston.

Owens Corning Pure Saftey High Performance Insulation gets certified

Pure Safety Insulation Product from Owens Corning passes ASP:19-01/101 Certification Standard

7 February 2017

Allergy Standards Limited (ASL) today announced that the Pure Safety™ high performance insulation from Owens Corning have passed the relevant Certification Standards.