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Growing Green

There's something about plants that just brighten up a space. Not to mention clean the air. Certain plants have been proven to remove harmful chemical pollutants from the air we breathe.

If you're thinking about going green, you might also want to consider growing green—now that you know it's good for your health as well as the environment. Read more at RealAge about how adding plants to your living space is good for you (and the planet).

Do you feel better when you're in a space with lots of plants?

 

 

Posted: 3/17/08