Air Quality Reporting

Why Does BreezoMeter’s Air Quality Information Look Different When I Compare Other Providers?
If you look at our BreezoMeter app or website and directly compare the numbers you see with another provider, you may see different numbers, which can be co...
Wed, 29 Jun, 2022 at 11:09 AM
What is a Local Air Quality Index?
Different countries and regions use air quality indexes based on different scales, for different purposes. This can make it hard to compare like for like. ...
Wed, 29 Jun, 2022 at 11:10 AM
You’re Showing Good Air Quality But I See or Smell Smoke/Pollution in Front of me. Why?
Sometimes, the air quality information you see on BreezoMeter might not seem consistent with what you see or smell around you. In our experience, there are ...
Thu, 12 Jan, 2023 at 1:18 PM
How Does BreezoMeter’s Air Quality Technology Work?
To solve the challenges associated with traditional air quality reporting, BreezoMeter’s researchers and engineers developed proprietary algorithms for air ...
Wed, 11 Jan, 2023 at 4:08 PM
You’re Showing Bad Air Quality But I See that Everything is Clear and Sunny, Why?
While some types of pollution are visible to us - such as dust storms or wildfire smoke - a lot of air pollution is not visible to the naked eye. This is on...
Wed, 11 Jan, 2023 at 4:08 PM
Why Does BreezoMeter Report Differently to AirNow?
The two most popular official sources of air quality information in the USA are the AirNow main website and the AirNow Fire & Smoke Map.  When looking ...
Wed, 11 Jan, 2023 at 4:08 PM
How Do I Understand the Differences Between Local Air Quality Indexes?
To make things easier for our users, BreezoMeter reports air quality information in many different local air quality index formats. This means you can choos...
Wed, 11 Jan, 2023 at 4:09 PM
What are the Limitations of Traditional Air Quality Reporting?
Although air quality reporting has been around for a long time (since the 1940s), many traditional methods of measurement and reporting are not suitable for...
Wed, 29 Jun, 2022 at 11:10 AM
Why Does BreezoMeter Report Differently to PurpleAir?
US citizens on the West Coast are most likely to be familiar with PurpleAir - the company is an increasingly popular local provider of low-cost sensors. Som...
Wed, 11 Jan, 2023 at 4:09 PM
How BreezoMeter Ensures High Air Quality Data Accuracy
Confidence Score  We assign a confidence score to different layers of information based on factors we know affect it - for example,  availability times or ...
Wed, 11 Jan, 2023 at 4:09 PM