Environment Savings

Environmentally friendly

ENERGY

  • Turn off the lights when you leave a room
  • Turn off electrical items at the wall
  • Avoid using a heater; wear a jumper when it is cold
  • Use air conditioners sparingly, open windows instead
  • Keep the fridge door closed (know what you want before you open it)
  • Learn how solar panels work - you could have them at home


TARVEL SMARTER

  • Walk and use public transport when you can
  • Join together with your friends or relatives to go places


WATER

  • Turn off the tap while brushing your teeth
  • Take quick showers (3 minutes max)
  • Use the half flush on the toilet when possible
  • Turn off taps so they don't drip
  • Use a reusable water bottle, not a throw-away one
  • Encourage people to have a water tank at home


FOOD AND SHOPPING

  • take your own shopping bags
  • Think carefully before you buy, do i really need this?
  • Purchase refillable products
  • Use rechargeable batteries
  • Compost food scraps at home
  • Buy products that are locally made
  • Eat fruit and veggies that are in season
  • Think about the packaging
  • Eat more natural foods and less processed
  • Try growing your own food, start a veggie patch


FOR MORE INFORMATION TALK TO ELISHA

name: Elisha
surname: Tieu