Friday, April 15

3 R Friday

Welcome to 3R Friday.

A weekly series of simple tips geared toward helping you darken your shade of green. Easily.

Reduce: Reduce the amount of gas you use:
  • Ensure your tires are properly inflated.
  • Consolidate driving trips.
  • Ensure the maintenance on your car is current, especially oil changes.
  • Use cruise control to maintain a steady speed
  • Carpool.
  • Walk, bike, use public transportation.
Reuse: Reuse paper
  • Shred it and use it for packing material
  • Use the back side for printing things like directions
  • Let your children use it for drawing or coloring
  • Shred it and make your own confetti
  • Print double sided
  • Use shredded paper to fill Easter baskets
  • Shred it and use it for composting material
Recycle: Recycle your child’s outgrown carseat.
I don't know of another program like this one. If you do, please let us know! 

Hope you found these tips helpful. Feel free to share any tips you may have.

Have a Great Green Weekend!

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