09 Aug '11, 5pm

10 Plants That Clean The Toxic Air Inside Your Home

Although there are many different chemicals we would like to eliminate from our diet, the three most common ones found in our homes are benzene (a component of crude oil and solvents), formaldehyde (a colorless gas recently added to the Report on Carcinogens linking it to cancer) and trichloroethylenes (chlorinated hydrocarbons mostly used in industrial solvents). A study by Dr. Bill Wolverton, a former research scientist at NASA, resulted in a comprehensive list of the most effective plants to remove toxic chemicals from our air. Here’s 10 of the plants from the study that you should consider having at home to clean your air:

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