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Trees Trap Environmental Particulate Matter (0)

4/10/14 •

Everyone knows that trees help clean the air by converting carbon dioxide into oxygen – but it appears that they are able to do more than that. A recent study has shown that silver birch trees can absorb as much as 50% of the particulate matter generated by automobiles. This comes from lead author Barbara Maher from […]