Some trees do off-gas natural yet nevertheless harmful volatile organic compounds (VOCs), especially during the hottest months of the year.
Plants for Purification: Boosting Your Indoor Air Quality Indoor Air Quality Is A Serious Problem, But Nature Provides A Simple Answer
Eliminating indoor air pollution can be as simple as dotting your house or office with potted plants, according to research from the space program.
The Deadly Gift of the Carboniferous Period How an Accident of History Made Modern Life Possible – and May Destroy It
An accident of history—the uninterrupted buildup of carbon in our trees—made modern life possible, but now it may destroy it…
Air Quality at Home: 10 Ways to Purify Your Indoor Environment Naturally Indoor Plants, Essential Oils, Filters & Natural Cleaners Key To Breathing Easier
Air quality at home isn’t something we should take for granted, so purifying your indoor environment should be a top priority.
Saving water not only helps out your bank account, it’s also environmentally friendly and lowers the demand on the water supply.
In The Company of Trees New book from Andrea Sarubbi Fereshteh honors connection to the sacred power, beauty, and wisdom of trees
New Book “In the Company of Trees: Honoring Our Connection to the Sacred Power, Beauty, and Wisdom of Trees” by Andrea Sarubbi Fereshteh helps readers rediscover our connection to the world outside.
Leaving bare dirt isn’t actually the best landscaping choice if you are concerned about wild fires harming your property…
Small Hacks to Going Greener at the Office Better Lighting, More Recycling, Indoor Plants and Telecommuting All Part of the Solution
Better lighting, more recycling, indoor plants and telecommuting are all ways your office can be greener — and indoor air quality better — than it is today.
Good indoor air quality is key to a good night’s sleep and overall healthy living, so do what you can reduce off-gassing furniture and paint and get your HVAC vents cleaned…
How is that being around trees & other plants can help us feel good? Psychological benefits of nature often overlooked these days
Dear EarthTalk: How is that being around trees and other plants can help us feel good? — Amy Mola, Greenville, SC Trees are known to improve air quality by capturing six common air pollutants and toxic gases: ground-level ozone, particulate matter, carbon monoxide, nitrogen oxides, sulfur […]