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With Green Houseplants, Office Sickness Kept at Bay

by Tanya Thomas on August 15, 2010 at 9:15 AM
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 With Green Houseplants, Office Sickness Kept at Bay

The humble houseplant has the potential to cut office sickness rates and boost productivity - if workers remember to water them, suggests a new report.

According to the Plants4Life report, having some natural greenery in the office may also improve workers' concentration, reports the Scotsman.

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It may also improve well-being by enhancing people's mood, according to the report.

The report also claimed installing houseplants into work places could reduce symptoms such as fatigue, headaches and coughs.

Source: ANI
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