Thomson Reuters movie on research on reducing particulate matter air pollution by removal with electrostatic precipitators in semi-enclosed parking garages

  • Bert Blocken

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Explaining the problem (by ENS) and the research project performed by Bert Blocken, Rob Vervoort and Twan van Hooff

Period27 Jan 2017

Media coverage


Media coverage

  • TitleCar parks could become 'lungs of the city'
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletThomson Reuters video website
    Media typeWeb
    DescriptionSucking polluted air out of car parks can lead to significant reductions in the presence of deadly fine particles in the atmosphere, says a Dutch company. It has joined forces with university researchers to simulate how mobile air purification units could help car parks and municipal buildings act as ''lungs of the city''. Jim Drury reports.
    Producer/AuthorThomson Reuters / Jim Drury
    PersonsBert Blocken