There is no safe level of exposure to secondhand smoke

Smoking Kills

Even if you aren’t smoking

The United States Surgeon General estimates that over 41,000 Americans die annually from the effects of second-hand smoke.


Smoking Facts

The danger is real

Second and third-hand smoke have severe health effects.
There is no risk-free level of exposure to secondhand smoke, and even short-term exposure has effects on health.
In children, secondhand smoke causes ear infections, more frequent and severe asthma attacks, respiratory symptoms, respiratory infections and a greater risk for sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS).
Smoking during pregnancy results in more than 1,000 infant deaths annually.

Health Concerns

Effects linger long after smoking ends

36.8% of nonsmokers who live in rental housing are exposed to secondhand smoke.
A widely publicized 2013 study showed that rooms exposed to smoking maintain high levels of toxins.
The study also found that even extensive cleaning is unable to remove dangerous chemical residue.
People are exposed to hazardous substances long after smoking takes place.

Did You Know?

The evidence is clear

At FreshAir Sensor, we use our patented PolySens® technology for the real time detection of hazardous airborne chemicals. We help customers prevent unauthorized smoking and create a safer and healthier environment for residents and guests.