Journal of Health and Environmental Research

Volume 10, Issue 1, March 2024

  • Research Article

    Application of Cold Atmospheric Plasma to Decrease Biological Contamination on Surfaces of Equipment and Furniture for Indoor Sports Facilities

    Namwon Paik*, Yonghee Kim, Namkyung Kim, Youngmin Kim

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 1, April 2024
    Pages: 1-5
    Received: Dec. 14, 2023
    Accepted: Jan. 02, 2024
    Published: Jan. 18, 2024
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    Abstract: Recently, air contamination by microorganisms, such as fungi, bacteria, and viruses, has emerged as a critical issue in public health. The purpose of this study was to determine the level of biological contamination on surfaces of equipment and furniture for sports facilities and to evaluate the performance of cold atmospheric plasma (CAP), in redu... Show More
  • Research Article

    Insecticide Treated Nets Utilization and Associated Factors Among Under 5 Children and Pregnant Women in Hawwa Gelan Woreda, Kellem Wollega Zone

    Paulos Mekonnen, Melese Tadesse Aredo*, Hailu Fekadu Demise

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 1, April 2024
    Pages: 6-14
    Received: Dec. 02, 2023
    Accepted: Dec. 26, 2023
    Published: Jan. 23, 2024
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    Abstract: Malaria remains a substantial public health and development challenge, causing 216 million cases and 445,000 deaths worldwide in 2016. Of these, 81% of the cases and 91% of the deaths occurred in Sub-Saharan Africa. Insecticide-treated nets have been at the forefront of efforts to prevent and control malaria at the community and individual levels. ... Show More
  • Research Article

    Monsoon Season Spatial Distribution of Particulates Concentration in the Road Intersection Area of Different Land Use in Major City in South Asian Countries

    Ahmad Kamruzzaman Majumder*, A. T. M. Masudul Akbar, Marziat Rahman, Md. Nasir Ahmmed Patoary, Md. Rakibul Islam, Rasheduzzaman Majumder

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 1, March 2024
    Pages: 15-28
    Received: Dec. 30, 2023
    Accepted: Jan. 19, 2024
    Published: Feb. 20, 2024
    DOI: 10.11648/j.jher.20241001.13
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    Abstract: Air pollution has become one of the most significant issues in the metropolitan area of Dhaka in recent years. There are various sources of air pollution in Dhaka city, among them, unfit vehicles and industries are notable with under construction work done by Dhaka city Corporation. With regard to various land uses in the Dhaka metropolitan region,... Show More