Eco Tips for Living Your Best Life
The Earth is only getting smaller and with the population increasing, it’s up to us to take care of this planet. Living sustainably has never been more important than it is today! . From your diet, to your home décor choices, there are so many ways that you can change your life for the better. It starts with a simple change in your daily routines.
For example, did you know that if every American eliminated one paper bag from their life, we could save as many as 100 billion bags a year?
Also, when you’re moving to a new home, make sure to hire a moving company that can make you move green and sustainable.
Eat less meat (reduce consumption of animal protein), this will help reduce your carbon footprint. Reduce water usage (take shorter showers, fix leaky faucets), this will save you money while also protecting our oceans and rivers from pollution by reducing runoff of contaminants into waterways
Use a reusable shopping bag instead of paper or plastic bags for groceries. There are so many options available today! Try bringing a backpack to carry around books or other items in place of purchasing new backpacks every year. Think about all the resources that go into making these backpacks before buying them again and again each school year just because it says “new.” At home use cold water when doing laundry since it has less energy required than hot water Use eco-friendly cleaning supplies Make sure appliances – especially ones with standby power such as microwaves and computers – are turned off when not in use. When you’re away from home unplug appliances such as coffee makers, microwaves, televisions etc…