Your "Green Board" Tips
Green Board Tips:
Don’t use Styrofoam cups.
Save food scraps for gardening.
Ride a bike instead of driving your car.
Turn off the lights when you leave the room.
Turn off the faucet when you are not using it (while you are brushing your teeth or washing dishes).
Use canvas bags. If you do have plastic bags reuse them.
Take short showers.
Use energy efficient light bulbs.
Vermicompost: use worms to recycle food waste.
Teach your children to live green.
Unplug electronics and appliances when not in use.
Make quilts/tote bags from old clothing or baby clothes.
Find a carpool buddy.
Use eco-friendly organic fertilizer (slow-release nitrogen, no-phosphorous).
Turn off water heater over night.
Buy fuel efficient vehicles and appliances.
Take shorter showers.
Wash your clothes in cold water and hang to dry.
Use 100% natural household cleaning products.
Buy a reusable water bottle and fill with tap water or filtered water and stop using disposable water bottles.
Use your library instead of buying books.