The EPA estimates that indoor air is 2 to 10 time more polluted than outdoor air. Adding a plant to the inside of your home and office is a green way to improve the atmosphere.
Two small plants or one medium-size plant per 100 square feet will provide fresh air and healthy mold free humidity in any room.
The most effective plants for purifying indoor air include:
Here are some benefits that plants in your indoor space provide:
♦ They manufacture fresh oxygen and remove carbon dioxide
♦ They reduce airborne chemicals and VOCs emitted by formaldehyde, benzene, and ammonia
♦ They cultivate healthy levels of humidity
♦ They enhance the indoor environment and reduce stress
Go out and get yourself a plant or two for your studio/workspace. They will not only be visually pleasing, they will make the air you breath cleaner for you and the environment.
Do you have any plants in your work space?