Building better environments

We keep an eye on issues around the world that affect people and property in the built environment.

Dublin City air quality poster Sonitus

As a direct result of the lockdown and reduced economic activity to combat the spread of Covid-19, improved air quality and reduced air pollution has been reported across China, Italy and Spain. As a direct result of the lockdown and reduced economic activity to combat …

Woman wearing a mask

In a week of terror-inducing headlines and media features, this one about air quality was not the most significant… unless you have been paying attention to global reporting about deteriorating air quality right across the world. Earlier this week Damien Carrington, environmental editor of The …

Dublin Sky Sunset

Dublin City Council has pledged to address air quality concerns and to improve air quality by 2030. Dublin City Council has pledged to address air quality concerns and to improve air quality by 2030, according to recent news coverage by RTÉ. Dimitri O’Donnell of RTÉ …

Sherlock the dog

Have you met…Sherlock?

This week at Sonitus Systems, we would like to introduce you to our newest team member. Introducing the newest member of the expanding Sonitus Systems team This week at Sonitus Systems, we would like to introduce you to our newest team member. He is 12 …

Air pollution in Delhi

Quite a few countries and cities in Asia are struggling with air quality and thus potentially causing a myriad of health implications to residents. Quite a few countries and cities in Asia are struggling with air quality and thus potentially causing a myriad of health …

Pollution at sunset

According to a recently published article by Darragh Bermingham on EchoLIVE.ie, Cork is one of the most air-polluted places on the planet. According to a recently published article by Darragh Bermingham on EchoLIVE.ie, Cork is one of the most air-polluted places on the planet. Real-time …

Windmills on a farm

The Irish public has now been asked to provide feedback on the wind energy development guidelines recently published by the Government. The Irish public has now been asked to provide feedback on the wind energy development guidelines recently published by the Government. Earlier this month, …