Chinese Smog Leads to Face Masks Stock Outs

Shares in a Chinese face mask manufacturer have soared as investors look for opportunities to cash in on the severe air pollution

Irema Ireland Attends Medica 2013

The Irema Team are looking forward to attending another year at MEDICA Trade Fair in Dusseldorf, Germany, on the 20th & 21st of November 2013. If you would like to meet us there, Please send us an email to We look forward to seeing you there.

Cambodian Toddler Dies of Bird Flu

A two-year-old girl from Pursat province died late last month from the H5N1 virus, according to a statement released last Monday by the World Health Organization and the Cambodian Health Ministry. This brings the total number of the cases this year to 23, from which 23 survived. The girl was confirmed positive for human H5N1 …

Irema Ireland Becomes 1000th Member of SMILE

  The SMILE exchange event in the Maryborough Hotel, Cork this week, welcomed Irema Ireland’s very own Mary O’Brien as it’s 1000th member.

Bird Flu Case Confirmed in Cambodia

A six-year-old girl from Battambang province remains in a stable condition in hospital after contracting the H5N1 virus. Investigations are being carried out to determine if chickens and ducks from the local area were the source of the virus. The health minister Mam Bunheng stated that Avian influenza H5N1 remains a serious health threat with …

Avian Influenza Outbreak: UAE Bans Australian Imports

  The UAE minister of Environment and Water, Dr Rashid Ahmed bin Fahad, has temporarily banned the importation of all birds, their products and offal from Australia following reports that the animals appeared to have the avian influenza virus (H7N2). The ban was imposed as part of the ministry’s strategic objectives to keep safe man …

China’s Smog Crises

In Harbin, China, schools, major roads and an airport were closed as dense toxic clouds of smog have enveloped the city. Last week a red alert for fog was issued because visibility in some cities was less than 20 meters. Pollution levels were recorded at PM 2.5, which are thirty times the World Health Organisation’s …

Irema Ireland Exhibit at Filtech 2013

Irema Ireland exhibited at Filtech 2013, in Wiesbaden, Germany.  Irema Ireland showcased its most innovative meltblown filter media product range at Filtech 2013 on 22-24 October.  The Micro 2012:  The 90g/m2, 100%  Polypropylene,  filter media meets the latest EN779:2012 European Standard and comes in grades F7 to F9. It is suitable for ultrasonic welding and available …

Two New Cases of Swine Flu Reported in India

Two cases of swine flu have been reported in Mahbubnagar district

2 New MERS-CoV Cases Confirmed in Saudi Arabia

Two Riyadh men, aged 55 and 78, died earlier this month from the MERS-CoV virus