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!
#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!
#10: Install a low flow showerhead.
You can cut down on your water usage by installing a low flow shower head.
#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.
#12: Turn down your heat by one degree.
Turning down your heat one degree could cut fuel consumption by 10%.
#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!
#14: Run a full load.
Wait until later in the day when your dishwasher is full to run it.
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