Jak ograniczyć ślad węglowy inhalatorów ciśnieniowych dozujących ? Artykuł przeglądowy


Andrzej Emeryk
Justyna Emeryk-Maksymiuk
Tomasz R. Sosnowski


Inhalatory ciśnieniowe dozujące (pMDI) postawiają największy ślad węglowy spośród wszystkich indywidualnych urządzeń inhalacyjnych. W największym stopniu zależy on zastosowanych propelentów. Inhalator pMDI z propelentem typu HFA 227a pozostawia 2-3 krotnie większy ślad węglowy niż pMDI z HFA 134a. Ograniczenie śladu węglowego pMDI może się dokonać poprzez redukcję preskrypcji leków w pMDI na rzecz inhalatorów suchego proszku (DPI), wprowadzenie powszechnego recyklingu inhalatorów, zmianę formulacji niektórych leków, czy wprowadzenie nowych propelentów w pMDI o niskim potencjale cieplarnianym. Najbardziej zaawansowane prace dotyczą HFA 152a. Przewiduje się, że inhalatory pMDI z HFA 152a będą miały ślad węglowy zbliżony do przeciętnego DPI.


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Emeryk , A., Emeryk-Maksymiuk , J., & Sosnowski , T. R. (2022). Jak ograniczyć ślad węglowy inhalatorów ciśnieniowych dozujących ? . Alergoprofil, 18(1), 14-20. https://doi.org/10.24292/01.AP.181100322


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