COVID Media

October 2020

10/23/20 – Elemental – Six Feet Is Not Enough and 15 Minutes Is Too Long

10/22/2020 – KCBS – Ask An Expert – How safe is indoor air?

10/21/2020 – This Week in Higher Ed Fall 2020 – with Bryan Anderson and Richard Corsi

10/20/2020 – KGW 8 – Gas stoves can lead to unhealthy air inside homes, expert warns

10/19/2020 – Washington Post – Can an air purifier help protect you against the coronavirus?

10/17/2020 – Portland State Magazine – Seeing Science; New Elevator Etiquette

10/5/2020 – KPTV Fox News 12, CDC adds airborne transmission to COVID-19 guidance, PSU expert weighs in

10/5/2020 – New York Times, Is air a Scam?

10/3/2020 – OpenMind, The Pandemic in the Air

September 2020

9/30/2020 – ABC7 News San Francisco, San Francisco now allows indoor dining, but is it safe? Here’s what experts say

9/29/2020 – Elemental, Read This Before You Even Consider Dining Indoors

9/20/2020 – The People’s Pharmacy with Joe and Terry Graedon, Show 1227: What Do You Need to Know About Airborne Virus? featuring Dr. Richard Corsi and Dr. Linsey Marr

9/14/2020 – Oregonian, 5 things you can do right now to improve your indoor air quality

9/14/2020 – KGW, How to keep wildfire smoke out of your house

9/11/2020 – KQED, The Air Quality’s Terrible Out There. So How Can You Keep It Clean Indoors?

9/4/2020 – NPR Goats and Soda, Coronavirus FAQ: Is It A Good Idea To Buy An Air Cleaner For My Home?

9/4/2020 – Houston Chronicle, Ventilation expert reveals how Texas schools can stop the spread of COVID in classrooms

August 2020

8/25/2020 – Oregonian, 6 months of COVID-19: Why Oregon is faring better than neighbors but could be ‘next Idaho, California or Washington’

8/23/2020 – Elemental, Air Purifiers, Air Filters, and the Best DIY Hacks to Reduce the Coronavirus Risk

8/10/2020 – Business Insider, Crunch Fitness members speak out against ‘dangerous’ and ‘tone deaf’ plea from the gym chain urging them to harass New York’s governor to reopen fitness centers

8/9/2020 – Axios, Elevator anxiety will stifle reopenings

8/7/2020 – KCBS, Ask An Expert: Questions About Improving Indoor Air Quality

8/6/2020 – Wired, Could a Janky, Jury-Rigged Air Purifier Help Fight Covid-19?

8/4/2020 – Dallas Morning New, What you need to know before you send your child back to school

July 2020

7/27/2020 – Washington Post, We can — and must — reopen schools. Here’s how.

 7/20/2020 -KGW 8 News, Masks outdoors: Expert says wear them unless you’re 15-20 feet away from people 

7/15/2020 -KGW 8 News, Businesses hope air purification systems will make their clients safer from COVID-19

7/14/2020 -KGW 8 News, Expert gives advice on COVID-19 risk in gyms, restaurants, ride-shares, and elevators 

7/13/2020 – NPR,  Coronavirus Sparks New Interest In Using Ultraviolet Light To Disinfect Indoor Air 

7/9/2020- KCBS-Radio, Ask an Expert: Improving Air Quality in Buildings 

7/7/2020 -KGW 8 News,  Material and fit most important with cloth face masks, PSU researcher says

7/7/2020 -KGW 8 News, How to make schools safe enough for students this fall 

7/6/2020 -KGW 8 News, Group of scientists warns there’s another way to get COVID-19 that health authorities have been ignoring 

7/6/2020 – Star Tribune, U works to pinpoint how indoor spaces, ventilation affect COVID-19 hot spots 

7/3/2020 – NPR San Diego,  Planning To Celebrate The 4th? What To Know About The Risks Of Parties And Bars 

June 2020

6/24/2020- KGW 8 News, Is it safe to ride in an elevator during the pandemic? 

6/24/2020 – Washington Post, As America struggles to reopen schools and offices, how to clean coronavirus from the air 

6/24/2020 – New York Times,  Going Up? Not So Fast: Strict New Rules to Govern Elevator Culture

6/22/2020 – Washington Post, Going back to the office? What public health experts say about using the elevator

6/19/2020 – NPR, Stop talking and face the corner: the new rules of elevators during COVID-19 

6/15/2020 – Wall Street Journal, The New Rules of Social Distancing: Health Experts Answer Your Question 

6/12/2020 – New York Times, The scientist, the air and the virus 

May 2020

5/21/2020 – Bloomberg – CityLab, Elevators Changed Cities. Will Coronavirus Change Elevators?

5/20/2020 – Oregonian, Oregon Live, Do you need to wear a face mask while hiking? 

5/15/2020 – KUOW – NPR, Are you a loud talker? You might be a superspreader

5/13/2020 – New York Times, Can I Get Coronavirus From Riding an Elevator? 

April 2020

4/22/2020 – USA Today, Is there coronavirus in your car? Here’s how you can protect yourself

4/9/2020 – NPR – Seattle,  6 feet away might be too close, especially if you’re on the move

4/8/2020 – KGW 8 News, Doctor explains the science behind wearing a face mask

4/7/2020 – Oregonian, Oregon Live, People are crowding Portland parks despite social distance mandate 

4/7/2020 – KGW 8 News, Facts not Fears 

4/5/2020 – KGW 8 News, How to improve the air quality in your home 

4/3/2020 – Oregonian, Oregon Live, 6 feet of social distancing not nearly enough: CDC’s recommendation driving some experts ‘nuts’ 

4/1/2020 – Oregonian, Oregon Live,  Are homemade masks helping? For some uses, but they’re no replacement for proper equipment, authorities say 

Non-COVID related media 

June 2020

6/22/2020 – Chemistry World, Clearing the air

January 2020

1/2/2020 – Alcalde, UT Researchers Are Testing How Household Products Affect Our Environments

September 2019

9/18/2019 – Washington Times, Environmental scientists express concern about indoor air pollution

April 2019

4/1/2019 – The New Yorker, The Hidden Air Pollution in Our Homes

March 2019

3/9/2019 – The Atlantic, A Popular Benefit of Houseplants Is a Myth

October 2018

October 15, 2018 – Home Performance, Master Class in Chemistry for Home Performance

September 2018

08/06/2018 – Business Tribune, Brilliant! New dean looks beyond smart cities

August 2018

August 13, 2018 – Home Performance, The Frontiersman of HOMEChem: Richard Corsi, Air Quality Engineer

June 2018

June 28. 2018 – Home Performance, HOMEChem Day 6: Smells Like TEEN SPIRIT

February 2018

2/20/2018 – The Hill, Cutting EPA indoor air pollution research will cost money and lives

October 2014

October 10, 2014 – IAQ Radio, Bringing Research to Practitioners & IAQA/ASHRAE

December 2007

December 14, 2007 – NPR, Toxins in the Home: Indoor Air Can Be Polluted Too