Environment

Why Should We Protect Other Forms of Life?

By | July 17th, 2016|

Teach your kids to protect other life forms. Teach them to respect other people and every species of living beings. We don't have the right to kill animals just for fun and we need to spread this message to all the people we know. And most of all, to the younger generations!

Why Should You Shower With Your Partner?

By | September 9th, 2015|

Sneak in a shower with your loved one to start the day with some zest that doesn't come in a bar. Not only have you made a wise choice for the environment, but you may notice some other added...um...benefits.

Why Should I Use Both Sides Of Paper?

By | September 9th, 2015|

American businesses throw away 21 million tons of paper every year, equal to 175 pounds per office worker. For a quick and easy way to halve this, set your printer's default option to print double-sided (duplex printing). And when you're finished with your documents, don't forget to take them to the recycling bin.

Why Should We Use One Less Paper Napkin?

By | September 9th, 2015|

During an average year, an American uses approximately 2,200 napkins—around six each day. If everyone in the U.S. used one less napkin a day, more than a billion pounds of napkins could be saved from landfills each year.

Why Should We Use Diapers With a Conscience?

By | September 9th, 2015|

By the time a child is toilet trained, a parent will change between 5,000 and 8,000 diapers, adding up to approximately 3.5 million tons of waste in U.S. landfills each year. Whether you choose cloth or a more environmentally-friendly disposable, you're making a choice that has a much gentler impact on our planet.

Why Should We Rethink The Bottled Water?

By | July 1st, 2015|

Nearly 90% of plastic water bottles are not recycled, instead taking thousands of years to decompose. Buy a reusable container and fill it with tap water, a great choice for the environment, your wallet, and possibly your health. The EPA's standards for tap water are more stringent than the FDA's standards for bottled water.

Why Should I Plant A Tree?

By | July 1st, 2015|

It's good for the air, the land, can shade your house and save on cooling (plant on the west side of your home), and they can also improve the value of your property. Make it meaningful for the whole family and plant a tree every year for each member.

Why Should I Recycle Newspapers?

By | July 1st, 2015|

There are 63 million newspapers printed each day in the U.S. Of these, 44 million, or about 69%, of them will be thrown away. Recycling just the Sunday papers would save more than half a million trees every week.

Why Should I Recycle Glass?

By | July 1st, 2015|

Recycled glass reduces related air pollution by 20 percent and related water pollution by 50 percent. If it isn't recycled it can take a million years to decompose.

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