Our planet is changing. We need to help it change for the better and we're asking for your help to do that! There are a lot of things that affect our planet in a bad way but the good news is that everyone can help to reduce them and do their bit for the environment. * Pleasing products Many household cleaning products contain harmful chemicals which are washed down the drain. Encourage your parents to buy eco-friendly products or even make your own from natural substances like vinegar and lemon juice. * set yourself a challenge to cut down your shower time by 1 or 2 minutes. * If you are buying paper, buy recycled paper, whether it is writing paper or toilet paper * Once your cell phone is charged, unplug it from the charger! * Set your refrigerator temperature at 36 to 38 and your freezer at 0 to 5 * Review labels of household cleaners you use. Consider alternatives like baking soda, scouring pads, water. * Purchase radial tires and keep them properly inflated for your vehicle * Shop with a canvas bag instead of using paper and plastic bags * Buy rechargeable batteries for devices used frequently * We all want to protect our planet, but we're mostly too busy or too lazy to put up big change that would improve our lifestyle and save the environment. * Use compact fluorescent light bulbs:
It is true that these bulbs are more expensive, but they last much longer and they can save energy and in the long term your electricity bill would be reduced. * Donate:
You have tons of clothes or things you want to get rid of. If they are still usable, give them to someone who needs them. You may also choose to give them to associations. These associations may sell them and collect a little money. Not only will you protect the environment, but you will also contribute to a good cause. * Turn off your devices:
When you do not use a house device, turn it off. For example, if you don't watch TV, turn it off....