Why buying expensive electrical air purifiers when you can use some indoor plants to remove indoor air pollution and absorb potentially harmful gases and cleaning the air inside homes, indoor public spaces and office buildings.
The NASA recommends using plants as indoor environment cleaner.And as the best oxygen bomb they recommend the Aloe Vera plant.
ALOE VERA PLANT
This plant eradicates polluting chemicals found in cleaning agents and by absorbing carbon dioxide, carbon monoxide and formaldehyde will clean your home.
If the plant develop brown spots it means that harmful chemicals are at a high level in your home.
This plant can also clear the air in your home and the best is that for him you don’t need plenty of light .
But it is not recommended near children and pets because its leaves are poisonous.
The Ivy also called Devil’s Ivy has air purification abilities.
He absorbs formaldehyde and improves symptoms of allergies or asthma.
It is toxic to pets and kids, so try to keep it out of their reach.
Green Lily or Spider plant.
Is great for removing formaldehyde and can absorb toxins from the air – formaldehyde, styrene, carbon monoxide and gasoline.
Estragon or Grass Snake.
Is amazing because not only it removes toxins but you also won’t lack oxygen because it improves oxygen purity. This plant emits oxygen at night whilst simultaneously taking in carbon dioxide – something we naturally produce when breathing out.
Thanks for reading and don’t forget to pick up your favorite plant on your way home.