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VIDEO: Andrea Air Purifier Uses a Plant to Clean the Air in Your Home
Posted By Brit Liggett On February 24, 2014 @ 12:20 am In Air quality,carousel showcase,Green Products,green technology,Interviews,Video | 15 Comments
The Andrea Air Purifier  is a brilliant partnership between man and plant that accelerates nature’s natural ability to clean air in order to detoxify the atmosphere  inside your home. We had a chance to sit down with Tom Hadfield from Andrea  to talk about how this amazing gadget is able to clean the air in your home 1000% better than a normal houseplant. Check out our video interview above!
Andrea was invented by French designer Mathieu Lehanneur and Harvard professor David Edwards as a part of a artistic science experiment in 2007. The purifier, which hit the shelves of stores in North America in January of 2010 , is able to amplify the air cleaning ability of a plant with the help of a mechanical fan that moves air past the plant’s leaves, through the soil and roots and out through a water tray that collects toxins.
Andrea can work with many a species of house plants and combines stylish design with proven functionality to not only take away toxins from your home but to also add a sense of style. Andrea’s unique multi-stage, all-natural cleaning system ensures a safe and healthy home for your family. “Today people buy air purifiers  and then they go out and they buy a vase,” Tom Hadfield told us. “We think the future of indoor air purification might be somewhere in between those two.”
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 Image: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wAEW4TipEWs
 Andrea Air Purifier: http://inhabitat.com/andrea-air-filter-purifies-indoor-air-with-the-help-of-house-plants/
 detoxify the atmosphere: http://inhabitat.com/air-quality
 Andrea: http://www.andreaair.com/
 January of 2010: http://inhabitat.com/andrea-reaches-u-s-houseplants-to-filter-air/
 air purifiers: http://inhabitat.com//inhabitat.com/air-quality
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