7 Houseplants That Remove Formaldehyde


Helloshabby.com -- The presence of indoor plants can reduce the level of air pollution in the room. Some pollution in the room comes from furniture material used, such as formaldehyde used in making building materials including plywood and fiberboard.

Indoor plants, in addition to being air filters, also have the ability to produce good oxygen. Here are 7 Houseplants that remove formaldehyde that can inspire you.

Chinese Evergreen


This plant has a leaf color that is so beautiful, so it is widely used to beautify the appearance of the interior of the room. Chinese Evergreen in addition to beautiful also play role for dirty air filters. This plant becomes one of the best recommendations for indoor plant types.

Boston Fern


The recommendation of plants that serve to filter pollution in the second room is Boston Fern. This plant is bright green with a beautiful leaf shape. Its main function as a room cleanser and moisturizer.

Gerbera Daisy

Gerbera daisy becomes on of the favorite flowers for the combination of hand bouquets. This flower is also used as home decors and is usually placed next to the bed. Because at night, this flower produces oxygen and absorbs toxins in the air.

Snake plant


There are many benefits when you plant a Snake plant in the house. Snake plants include plants that provide more oxygen than other plants. It is certain that the room will be more comfortable and certainly healthy.

Peace Lily

Research shows that Peace lily can create a healthier environment. This plant can absorb formaldehyde, benzene, and carbon monoxide. The air will feel fresher.



Who doesn't fall in love with Chrysanthemum? Having  a beautiful color, this flower is also beneficial for health and absorb various toxins in the room. It's no wonder this plant becomes one the recommendations of indoor plants.

Golden pothos


In the house, there are harmful substance produce by wall paint to wood paint. Golden pothos are believed to absorb toxins and supply oxygen, making the air in the room feel cooler.

That's an example of 7 houseplants that remove formaldehyde that you can grow at home. I hope this information is useful to you, thank you.

Author      : Hafsah

Editor       : Munawaroh

Source     : Various Source

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