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Daily Green Tips 8-14 [PHOTOS]

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Looking for a simple suggestion on what you can do to help the planet everyday? Check out these tips!

Looking for a simple suggestion on what you can do to help the planet everyday? Come back every week and check out our daily green tips!

#8: Bring your containers for refills.

Bring your coffee container to the grocery store or coffee shop. Many will allow you to refill it!

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#9: Cut the length of your shower.

A typical shower head uses 2 gallons of water per minute. Try to cut down your morning shower to save money and water!

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#10: Install a low flow showerhead.

You can cut down on your water usage by installing a low flow shower head.

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#11: Reevaluate your razor.

Two billion disposable, plastic razors are purchased each year! Consider options with less waste like a permanent razor or razors where you just replace the heads.

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#12: Turn down your heat by one degree.

Turning down your heat one degree could cut fuel consumption by 10%.

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#13: Consider public transit.

Have you explored using public transportation to get to work? You can catch up on your reading while reducing your environmental impact!

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#14: Run a full load.

Wait until later in the day when your dishwasher is full to run it.

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  • Elaine F. 4 years ago
    I always run full loads.