Looking for some simple ways to make a big positive environment impact? Some of the following tips have been said over and over by many, but they bear repeating because the majority of people have yet to implement them. The changes our planet’s health requires will be mostly small, individually-based ones to make the biggest difference. It all adds up. Why not try to incorporate one new habit a week? Sound like too much? Try one a month. Put it on your calender, electronic or paper, to remind yourself of your upcoming pledge to your planet.
- Change out those lightbulbs! Replacing your incandescent bulbs with energy-efficient CFL bulbs. They can reduce your electricity use by 75% and last at least SIX times longer. Feel they’re too expensive? Ikea makes inexpensive CFL bulbs. And don’t forget to recycle them by taking burned out bulbs back to accepting stores.
- Switch your laundry detergent…
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