Friday, July 13, 2007

10 things you can do to make a difference

Want to do something to help stop global warming? Start now….

1. Consume less
Increased consumption is the biggest source of global warming. The growing population is putting a huge strain on the environment. Use less energy, less fuel, less paper, less…whatever you can think of.

2. Change a light
Replacing regular light bulb with a compact fluorescent light bulbs (energy savers) Ban the bulb!

3. Drive less
Walk, bike, carpool or take mass transit more often. Save fuel.

4. Recycle more
Newspapers, Glass, Plastic bottles, garbage, old clothes, CDs….everything can be recycled. Find out more.

5. Check you tires
Keeping your tires inflated properly can improve gas mileage by more than 3%.

6. Use less hot water
It takes a lot of energy to heat water. Use less hot water by installing a low flow showerhead

7. Say no to plastic
It takes more than 500 years for nature to absorb plastic.
Don’t let it ruin the environment. Bring your own bag.

8. Plant a tree
A single tree will absorb one ton of carbon dioxide over its lifetime. Plant trees. Lots of trees…

9. Switch off electronic devices
Do not turn off by remote, but switch off electronic devices or unplug where possible. Switch of lights, fans, acs when leaving a room.

10. Spread the word
Tell as many people as you can. Take action. Find your voice.

Do it for yourself. Do it for the future of the planet.

If you do not become part of the solution,
you are destined to be part of the problem.


The Eco Responsive Team

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