Houseplants that Clean Your Air

Houseplants that Clean Your Air

1. Areca Palm
Removes: All tested indoor air toxins

2. Lady Palm
Removes: most pollutants.

3. Bamboo Palm
Removes: benzene, trichloroethylene, formaldehyde.

4. Rubber Plant
Removes: most pollutants, especially formaldehyde.

5. Dracaena “Janet Craig”
Removes: most pollutants, especially trichloroethylene.

6. English Ivy
Removes: most pollutants, especially formaldehyde.

7. Dwarf Date Palm
Removes: most pollutants, especially xylene.

8. Ficus Alii
Removes: most pollutants, especially formaldehyde.

9. Boston Fern
Removes:most pollutants, especially formaldehyde.

10. Peace Lily
Removes: alcohols, acetone, trichloroethylene, benzene, formaldehyde.

Sources:
1. _http://arecapalmtree.com/areca-palm-landscaping-uses/
2. _http://209.85.229.132/search?q=cache:e0O4qnI43VAJ:sardosgarden.multiply.com/journal/item/1+lady+palm+removes&cd=4&hl=nl&ct=clnk&gl=nl&client=firefox-a
3. _http://plantsolutions.com/documents/10BestPlants.pdf (PDF)
4. _http://childrenofthestars.ning.com/profiles/blogs/10-best-air-purifying-plants
5. _http://linseygetsfresh.blogspot.com/2009/04/improve-indoor-air-quality-with.html

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