Indoor pollution is a serious problem. It is even more dangerous than outdoor pollution. There are many causes of it, but there are many ways to remove it. As you may assume, nature can help us again. We can use plants to clean the indoor air. Beside they are useful, they look great and give that special look to your home. There are many plants that are useful, actually, every plant is useful, but some are more efficient than others. Here are several plants that are the best for cleaning indoor air.
- Gerbera Daisy is cartoon-like daises. They are colorful and beautiful when in bloom or when they are without flowers. Beside it is nice to see, this plant is easy to find and it is good at cleaning the air. It is very effective in eliminating trichloroethylene and benzene from the air. Don’t worry about growing, because it is very easy.
- Aloe Vera has a few more benefits. It is extremely easy to grow, it has the medical benefit and it improves air quality. It will eliminate benzene (it is released from cleaning products and paint) from the air. Don’t give it too much water, because this is a desert plant, and pay attention to your cat, they like to play with this plant.
- Spider plants are also useful. They are very good in reducing formaldehyde. They also don’t require a lot of attention, so it is a great option for those who don’t have a lot of time.
- Peace Lily can improve your air quality up to 60% (according to NASA). It is a big plant that looks great in your apartment.