Government of India
Central Public Works Department
Landscape Works & Horticulture Activities
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Innovative Corner


One of the simplest ways to reduce the effect of pollution is to increase flora. It reduces the amount of Carbon dioxide in the air, increases oxygen, and helps in eliminating toxins. As the level of pollution is increasing day by day, the demand of pollution absorbing flora has increased tremendously. People are more aware by the benefits of indoor and outdoor planting. Advantages of interior planting includes reduced carbon dioxide levels, increased humidity, reduced levels of certain pollutants such as benzene and nitrogen dioxide, reduced airborne dust levels and lowering of air temperature. Therefore, plants which are suitable for indoor planting are discussed in this innovative corner.