We are often conscious of CO2 levels in the workplace, but what about classrooms? Along with the general health benefits of plants, studies have also shown how plants can have a positive effect on studying and reduce CO2 to healthy levels in classrooms and lecture theatres, where air circulation can be poor.
Improve student health
In research carried out at a Norwegian primary school, plants were introduced into classrooms to improve the indoor atmosphere. Findings from the research show that there were fewer health problems in the classrooms where the plants were located.