The smartest citizens' way of monitoring and sharing air pollution data

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YouSense involves citizens in the measurement of particulate matter in our atmosphere with significant but poorly understood impacts on our health and environment

With YouSense device and app, you can turn your smartphone into a tool to measure pollution, sharing values on a geographic map

YouSense measures Particulate Matter (PM10), Humidity and Temperature
The device is ready to host additional sensors: PM2.5, PM1, Carbon Monoxide (CO), Ozone (O3), Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2), Benzene (C6H6), VOC and alfa-beta-gamma radiations

The YouSense services


YouSense device sales

We offer three low cost air quality measurement devices: mini, mobile and fixed

YouSense DIY kit

We offer the YouSense technology to create the first open-source air pollution DIY kit for citizens

YouSense monitoring networks

We offer our tools to map the quality of the air in your city, implementing dedicated networks and measurement campaigns

YouSense data sharing

We can share the YouSense air quality database, opening our API to third party sites and organizations

Today is impossible to know the quality of the air we breathe

YouSense.. is simply the solution.

The YouSense devices


YouSense mini: sends the air quality data to your smartphone (iOS/Android) via Bluetooth link. By using the YouSense App you can directly post and share values of the air quality to the YouSense web portal
YouSense fixed: sends the air quality data to the YouSense web portal via Wi-Fi/Ethernet links. Conceived to monitor air pollution on fixed places (inside/outside home, schools, offices, parks, industry areas)
YouSense mobile: sends the air quality data to the YouSense web portal via GPRS/GPS links. Conceived to monitor air pollution in mobility (public transport, cars, bikes and so on)
Three enhanced prototypes of the YouSense device, developed during the first five months of the call 3 CHEST peroject
YouSense Printed Circuit Board (PCB) is the core of the YouSense device. Designed and developed during the CHEST Project, enable the development of the YouSense DIY kit, a disruptive idea to develop your own personal air pollution device ...
YouSense: our next release ...
CHEST (Collective enHanced Environment for Social Tasks) is a 33 month Research and Development project supported under the Seventh Framework Programme to promote the development of digital based innovations that have the potential to address key societal challenges. In addition to the development of an online community platform that will facilitate the sharing and exchanging of ideas, the CHEST project has invested up to 2.5 million Euros in seed finance for highly innovative digital based technologies, concepts and systems that address a specific societal challenge. Our organisation YouSense has been successful in receiving support through the scheme for the YouSense project