Benefits of Plants in the Workplace

Plants improve indoor air quality.

Benefits of office plants in the workspace with eco office plants Colourful office pots and plants in the workspace with eco office plants

They increase relative humidity, decrease carbon dioxide levels and help to reduce the concentration of volatile organic compounds.

These effects may reduce the symptoms of discomfort sometimes felt by the occupants of office buildings suffering from "Sick Building Syndrome".

A poor indoor climate will inevitably result in health problems which lead to loss of concentration and increases in absenteeism.

Typical health problems in modern office buildings:

  • Dry hands, skin irritations
  • Irritated eyes
  • Facial skin irritations
  • Cough
  • Hoarseness, dry throat
  • Concentration Problems
  • Dizziness
  • Headache
  • Fuzzy head
  • Fatigue