26 Oct '12, 2pm

@practicallygrn, plants aren't effective air cleaners. They have other benefits, but the NASA study was flawed.

Feature from Environmental Building News Bringing Nature Indoors: The Myths and Realities of Plants in Buildings They maintain humidity, increase productivity, and reduce stress. They even scrub the air of dangerous chemicals. Whatever problems we create for ourselves in our buildings, plants are there to help cure them. Or are they? Although some promising studies have led to glowing accounts in the popular press, scientific study of the role of plants in the indoor environment is still young. ... To continue reading this article, please Log In or, subscribe and get immediate access! Subscription Options One Year Subscription 12 issues of Environmental Building News plus unlimited access to EBN's online resources. $129 $99 per year Sign Me Up at 23% Savings Automatic Monthly Billing Monthly issues of Environmental Building News plus unlimited access to EBN's online resour...

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Dispelling #ECommerce Myths: via @ebnonline

ebnonline.com 26 Oct '12, 6am

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environmentalgraffiti.com 24 Oct '12, 7pm

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CPUC Decides on Solar Farms and Nuclear Power Plants: The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) voted

CPUC Decides on Solar Farms and Nuclear Power P...

greentechmedia.com 26 Oct '12, 1pm

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Deconstructing Solar Industry Myths: Generally, articles that go by the title “solar myths” are pro-solar pole...

Deconstructing Solar Industry Myths: Generally,...

greentechmedia.com 23 Oct '12, 5pm

Generally, articles that go by the title “solar myths” are pro-solar polemics that seek to assuage the concerns of the lay...