28 Sep '14, 12am

3 easy tips to better air quality: Potted plants, limit tobacco usage, and creating airflow.

This article is part 2 of a 4 part series on "Greening your college life." Read part 1 . As a college student, I know first-hand that it can seem difficult to lead a sustainable life in college. Dorm buildings are often less energy efficient, recycling options might be limited, and students don't have extra money to splurge on eco-friendly products. However, even if you live in an older building — and even if you're not in college — it's still possible to make a difference and have a positive environmental impact. Here's how Improving the air quality of a room is one of the best ways to enhance a dorm room’s environment. It can also help save power and eliminate harmful air-born toxins. There are three simple things every college student can do to help better the air quality in their living space. 1. Create air flow Typical household items can create problems for air quali...

Full article: http://www.usgbc.org/articles/how-improve-air-quality?sf4...

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