Oil And Gas Conservation
Oil and gas conservation effects your daily life in several ways:
1) As you conserve you own consumption of oil and gas, your fuel bills are reduced 2) Oil and gas conservation tends to reduce demand for oil and gas and this, in turn, tends to lower the price of fuels and products made from oil and gas (like plastics) to the consumer. 3) Conservation of oil and gas usually also means less burning of them as fuels, which, in turn reduces the amount of pollutants released into the air by burniing them 4) Oil and gas conservation by one group while another group continues to use them at the same rate or increases their own consumption can shift the balance of economic power between the two groups 5) Laws and policies intended to force conservaton of oil and gas impact what good are available and in what quantities as well as artificially changing their prices. 6) Conservation of oil and gas reduces the flow of money to major exporters of those commodities. Because several terrorist organizations get their funding indirectly from that flow of money, conserving oil and gas helps reduce the funding of those organizations and reduce the acts of terror they can mount. Making oil conservation a way of life is in truth a very feasible concept. The simplest way to do this is to cut down on your use of cars. Bike, walk, rollerblade, skateboard, or run to your destination. Not only does it conserve oil but it gives you exercise as well. Another way to make oil conservation a part of life is to choose materials other than plastic which uses crude oil for household items; you should also use cloth or paper bags instead of plastic bags when shopping. One very simple way to conserve oil is to use a push lawn mower as opposed to a gas using one that uses up oil inn a way which is very easily avoidable. While we're on the topic of gardening studies show that chemical fertilizers use fossil fuels in the process of making the fertilizer. Therefore...
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