Sentence Examples


  • When escaping a burning building, a person should move close to the floor where there the air is cooler and clearer to breathe because hot air rises, carrying gases and particulate matter upward.
  • Pet owners who have accidentally inhaled clay particulate during litter box cleaning can at least support the fact that breathing in clay dust is anything but pleasant.
  • GE HEPA (High Efficiency Particulate Air Filters) can trap and filter out airborne particulates that fill the air and can cause asthma and other respiratory illnesses.
  • Soy candles produce less soot - that dark, ashy substance that coats walls, ceilings is a particulate matter made up of carbon and is dangerous to human lungs.
  • HEPA, or "high efficiency particulate air" filtration, is capable of removing up to 99.97% of airborne particles that are larger than 0.3 micrometers.