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Lancaster Gate housing development creates breathe of fresh air

While pollution levels in the capital have improved greatly form the smog filled fogs of the 1950&#39s, air quality is still a currently and very real issue. London has some of the highest rates of respiratory disorders, and not just amongst the elderly with rates of asthma climbing steadily.

As part of a cocoon of comfort and luxury, each and every apartment at 19-21 Lancaster Gate has been fitted with the very latest air purification system from Microgenix.

With most asthma sufferers, the symptoms are caused by irritation and narrowing of the airways, often set off by a virus or pollution. Triggers also include infections such as coughs, colds and flu and also house mites. The Microgenix air purification system fitted to each apartment at 19-21 Lancaster Gate not only kills and eradicates these bacteria and viruses, but it also is highly effective against airborne particles and pollutants.

When we breathe, air travels into the lungs through a series of bronchial tubes, which branch out like a tree, gradually getting smaller, until they turn into millions of tiny air bags. From here, the oxygen in the air can be absorbed into the bloodstream and taken to the rest of the body. It is vital for asthma sufferers that the air they take into their bodies is as pure as possible.

Many asthma attacks are triggered off in the home by an asthmatic sufferer inhaling airborne particles ie; dust mites, pathogens, which are carried along on the air that they breathe. Microgenix will kill up to 99.97% of airborne pathogens as they pass through the system and is highly effective against many of the other causes of asthma.


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