Archive for September, 2011

Recycling Your Plastics, Papers and Aluminum Correctly

Tuesday, September 13th, 2011

We have been encouraged to recycle for several years now. the more you do it, the easier it gets. You may have curbside pick up of sorted items, or you may have single stream recycling pick up. Many communities have consumers sort their recyclables by rules set by the recyclable buyers. Your public works department [...]

Planting Flowers To Help The Environment

Saturday, September 10th, 2011

As women, we are expected to be more nurturing and care more about the condition of our planet than the other sex. It’s a gross generalization, but like it or not, women are frequently expected to take the lead in living a greener lifestyle. One of the pastimes that fit this stereotype is gardening. Gardening [...]

Saving Money For Your Home By Conserving Energy

Thursday, September 8th, 2011

There are several ways that you can conserve energy and keep more money in your wallet while doing so. Some of the simplest ways to do this are ideas that some may not think about.One way to conserve energy is with your washing machine. You can save about 150 pounds of CO2 for gas water [...]

Saving The Environment By Conserving Energy

Tuesday, September 6th, 2011

Consumption of nonrenewable energy sources has a huge impact on our environment. Establishing good energy conservation habits today, will help to provide a healthier environment for our children. Integrating energy conservation habits into our daily routine does not have to be difficult. We can start with small steps, like turning lights off, and monitoring heating [...]