Today the average person spends 90% of their time indoors and 52 hours at their workspace. Studies from NASA, Washington State University, Norway, the Netherlands and India suggest numerous benefits to plants in the workspace, including:

  • Increased Productivity
  • Reduced Stress
  • Loss of Concentration Drops
  • Decreased Cost of Conditioning Outdoor Air
  • Removal of traces of Formaldehyde, Benzene, and Carbon Monoxide, common indoor air pollutants.

NASA specifically points to the most effective air purifying plants which include:

Learn more in a 4 minute TED talk video about how three plants are making the healthiest building in Dehli, India while reducing the costs for conditioned incoming air requirements.

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Why Plants?

NASA Study

 

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