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23 Tips for Earth-Friendly Living

Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, eco-friendly, greenliving, protection )

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Find green living tips to lessen your impact on the environment with small, easy changes you can make at home and at work.

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Howard Crosse (21)
Friday January 17, 2014, 8:37 am
Thanks for posting Cher. I hadn't appreciated that a lap top uses so much less energy than a desk top computer.

Julie Botsch (12)
Friday January 17, 2014, 9:09 am

Past Member (0)
Friday January 17, 2014, 9:38 am

Sara P. (72)
Friday January 17, 2014, 10:36 am
Thanks for sharing Cher.

Victoria Oakey (128)
Friday January 17, 2014, 12:19 pm
Noted. Thank you. I learnt that my laptop uses far less electricity than a conventional PC.

S S. (0)
Friday January 17, 2014, 12:30 pm
Thank you.

Past Member (0)
Friday January 17, 2014, 1:51 pm
Very good article! Short, sweet, and to the point. Thanks, Cher! I like it.

Vera Taylor (46)
Friday January 17, 2014, 2:14 pm
I do all that except when i got a huge bonus i bought a LG energy efficient washing machine that only uses enough water to wash in. As long as you dont overfill it it.. I love it, its worth the money spent on it..

Vera Taylor (46)
Friday January 17, 2014, 2:17 pm
also I didnt know that about laptops but I do have a desktop that I use for work. A lot of the places do not want you to work off a laptop because they are to easy to steal in fo off of when you have to connect on wifi

Stardust Noel (45)
Friday January 17, 2014, 2:41 pm
thanks Cher

Marianne R. (111)
Friday January 17, 2014, 3:14 pm
Great tips. Thanks for the link, Cher

. (0)
Friday January 17, 2014, 3:27 pm
Good, basic tips-thanks.

S J. (128)
Friday January 17, 2014, 4:35 pm
noted, thanks Cher

Kamia T. (90)
Friday January 17, 2014, 4:46 pm
Put every small electrical appliance on a surge protector and turn them off except when in use. How many clocks (even on the microwave), do you really need? And one heretical one, I know -- try wearing your clothes more than once. Come on, do your jeans REALLY need to be washed every time they get a bit of dirt on them? Recycle every piece of non-glossy paper. If you can't use it, find someone with a wood-stove who can, then make sure the ash gets put back into the ground -- great biochar that benefits every growing thing.

. (0)
Friday January 17, 2014, 5:04 pm
Very good tips, Cher. Thanks for sharing.

Sherry B. (66)
Friday January 17, 2014, 8:49 pm
S & N. Thanks for sharing tips Cher

Fi T. (18)
Saturday January 18, 2014, 2:38 am
There must be a way if one cares enough

barb horbsn (56)
Saturday January 18, 2014, 3:32 am
Shared ,d noted thanks

Jaime Alves (47)
Saturday January 18, 2014, 8:30 am
Nice, thanks.
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