and solvents, can cause headaches, confusion, nausea, loss of balance, and lung, kidney and liver damage. Orchids, which require lower levels of light, respire and give off oxygen at night, making them great plants for the bedroom.
Read my article: How to Grow Orchids to learn how to care for orchids.
Some palms thrive beautifully in low light, making them another great choice for rooms in your house that do not get a lot of light.
Found in small appliances, carpeting and food containers, styrene can cause headaches, fatigue, dizziness, confusion, and is associated with an increase risk for cancers such as leukemia.
For more information about household air pollution, read "3 Ways to Improve Indoor Air Quality".