Greener option for Cleaner Laundary

Definition of going green for the laundry :

Define: In this world today we look for help things that make our lives so much easier however they may not be the best option for the environment we choose to do laundry once a week often times at the laundry mat. but the best option is to do 1 day of laundry at home using the Energy star washer and dryer or like our grandparents did the best option which was Hand Washing the clothes and hanging them up outside. Although greener is best for us for Cleaner and more fresher air and better less pllutates less energy use and over all best for us it is always right there and also takes to much time .

HOW EACH WILL AFFECT THE ENVIRONMENT IN THE HOME

Energy star machine will help you out a lot around the house because you can save money and also not have so much lint in the dryer

THREE IMAGES OF GREEN

3 DIFFERNET GREEN ALTERNATIVES

*HAND WASHING

*AIR DRYING

*USE THE ENERGY STAR WASHING MACHINE THEY WILL SAVE YOU $$$$$$$

THIS CAN HELP AROUND THE HOUSE

We air dry our clothes and sometimes when needed we will have to hand wash them

1 .SOURCES (www.epa.gov/greenhome.com)

*if our country would save more then 3 trillon gallons of water then people around the world be saving almost 18 billion dollars per year.

*high efficiency washing machines use about 35./. to 50./. water in there homes

* To save more water look for clothes washer with low water factor

* Water factor is the # of gallons per cycle

2. SOURCES (www.treehugger.com)

*Use green laundry detergent and if use also good for your skin

*People need to start using energy star washing machines

*They can save you as much as 7,000 gallons of water and also save $550 in operating cost over its life time

*You are better off air drying your clothes

*Hand wash

*Making your own laundry detergent by going to the store and getting different types of ingredients to mix together

3. SOURCES (www.money.usnews.com)

*You can do a full load with cold water you can also time your clothes just to save water