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Higher Density of Ultrafine Dust Aggravates Symptoms of Allergic Rhinitis: Study

Higher Density of Ultrafine Dust Aggravates Symptoms of Allergic Rhinitis: Study

SEOUL, Nov. 20 (Korea Bizwire) — A recent study has found that a higher density of ultrafine dust in the atmosphere aggravates the symptoms of allergic rhinitis. A research team led by Hong Seung-no, a professor of otolaryngology at the Boramae Medical Center, said Thursday it confirmed the correlation between the density of ultra-fine dust [...]

Contaminants from China Enter Seoul After 2 Days: Study

Contaminants from China Enter Seoul After 2 Days: Study

SEOUL, Nov. 6 (Korea Bizwire) — A joint research team from South Korea and China has revealed that contaminants from China enter Seoul’s atmosphere after just two days, causing high concentrations of fine dust. The Korea Institute of Science and Technology (KIST) and Chinese Academy of Sciences announced Thursday that they had scientifically proven how [...]

Hyundai Motor Develops ‘Quality Air’ Technology

Hyundai Motor Develops ‘Quality Air’ Technology

SEOUL, July 28 (Korea Bizwire) — Hyundai Motor Co., South Korea’s top automaker, announced on Monday the development of ‘Quality Air’ technology to keep the air inside its vehicles fresh. The new developments, which consist of ‘After Blow Technology,’ ‘Multi Air Mode Technology,’ and ‘Fine Dust Indicator Technology,’ will be included in Hyundai’s new vehicles [...]

Gas Emissions Turn into Water Bubbles to Filter Fine Dust

Gas Emissions Turn into Water Bubbles to Filter Fine Dust

CHEONAN, July 21 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean researchers have developed a system that turns gas emissions into bubbles underwater to eradicate both fine dust and its source. The Korea Institute of Industrial Technology (KITECH) announced Monday that it had co-developed a micro-bubble system jointly with a local firm. Previous technology used to filter sources [...]