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Peace Lily

Peace lily or Spathiphyllum is the most common house plant

  • Peace Lilies have white flowers that bloom in early summer and then continue to bloom the rest of the year. Its soil needs to be kept moist without overwatering. Peace lilies enjoy medium to low light. 
  • According to NASA’s study, this plant removes the maximum number of toxins. 
  • It is however toxic to dogs and cats. 
  • Pollutants purified - benzene, formaldehyde, trichloroethylene, xylene, toulene, ammonia. 

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Top 10 Air Purifying Plants

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Indoor air pollution is widespread

It takes many forms, from the tiny particles that are emitted when we cook or clean, to the spores released by mold when it’s damp, and the chemicals that are embedded in our furniture.

Small particles that are inhaled can travel to the lungs and cause problems. Studies suggest that indoor air pollution is linked with an increased risk of certain respiratory problems, such as asthma and bronchitis.

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A scientist's guide to life: How to protect yourself from indoor air pollution

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