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15 Ways to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint


Environment  (tags: climate-change, CO2emissions, destruction, ecosystems, environment )

Frans
- 558 days ago - sustainability.publicradio.org
Many folks can't afford solar panels or a new hybrid car -- and newly produced items like those can actually add to a personal carbon footprint, because of the energy and resources needed to make them.



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Past Member (0)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 7:17 am
We put in new windows, new roof with insulation and are switching from compact florescent to LED which are even better. We have also upgraded our vehicles and turned our water heater down to 120.
 

mag.w.d. Aichberger (34)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 7:36 am
the usual ...
Cosmeticism
Lifestyleism
idiotism
 

Teresa W. (688)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 7:38 am
thank you
 

Farah Hage Ali (159)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 9:33 am
noted, thank you for sharing this important article
 

Eternal Gardener (743)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 3:02 pm
All 15 check + more, but never have the feeling that we're doing enough!
 

Ingrid A. (530)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 8:34 pm
Its noted.
 

Kennedyc K. (0)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 11:57 pm
kennedyc@ca.ibm.com
 

Giana Peranio-Paz (383)
Wednesday March 6, 2013, 12:14 am
Thanks for this great information Frans.
 

Frans Badenhorst (552)
Wednesday March 6, 2013, 12:27 am
..thanks for all the interest you beautiful people....appreciated. We all can make a difference...and we DO !...♥
 

Bmr Reddy (8)
Wednesday March 6, 2013, 1:26 am
noted
 

Lynn D. (0)
Wednesday March 6, 2013, 2:08 am
Thanks, have been doing as much as possible to help save our planet!
 

Nils Anders Lunde (550)
Wednesday March 6, 2013, 3:25 am
Noted
 

Frans Badenhorst (552)
Wednesday March 6, 2013, 4:43 am
....again, thanks everybody...WE are making a difference, I just know it...............
 

Ram Reddy (7)
Wednesday March 6, 2013, 5:11 am
Noted
 

Past Member (0)
Wednesday March 6, 2013, 6:27 am
Noted , thanks Frans .
 

John S. (303)
Wednesday March 6, 2013, 6:27 am
I do what I can, except I fly frequently, for business.
 

Care member (1)
Wednesday March 6, 2013, 8:54 am
Noted
 

Sun c. (95)
Wednesday March 6, 2013, 9:47 am
bookmarked this too! Thanks for the knowledge! :)
 

Lisa M. (21)
Wednesday March 6, 2013, 1:48 pm
Important article, THANKS!
 

Gvapo T. (22)
Thursday March 7, 2013, 8:56 am
doing most of it ;)
 

Gvapo T. (22)
Thursday March 7, 2013, 8:57 am
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