Helping parents understand their child's exposure to air pollutionBy IOT Academy
BuggyAir is an accurate mobile sensing kit that helps parents understand their child's exposure to air pollution. Using new sensor technology, BuggyAir measures ground-level air pollution and uses the generated data as evidence for long-term behavioural and legislative change.
This compact air quality monitoring and GPS tracking sensor is fitted to a child’s pushchair. The GPS records the precise location of each data point, and an in-built accelerometer intelligently combines with the GPS to determine when a pushchair is being walked around, or is instead travelling in a bus or the back of a car. It is currently being trialled with parents in London.
Last updated: 05th of September, 2016