We all know about the ‘swear jar’, how about adding a ‘light box’ to your household? Every time someone leaves an empty room without turning off the lights, make them cough up a quarter for the cause.
Did you know you burn more calories in cold weather? If that’s not incentive enough to knock back your thermostat, how’s this: By turning it down just 2° you’ll save up to 2,000 pounds of CO2/year.
In 20 countries around the world, voting is the law. Australia, Belgium, Greece and Chile have all decreed that cit ....
There was a bit of a flap this week in Toronto when it was revealed that up to 20% of the debris put in the recycli ....
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Be kind to your ice. Instead of using salt to cover winter’s icy patches, try kitty litter or fine sand. Both are cheap and easy solutions that are gentle on pet’s paws and spring’s plants.
How annoying is it when a typo renders your printed page worthless? Wait! It’s not a total loss. Draw an X over the used side and save it for something else – interoffice printing or scratch paper.
Studies show we’re lousy at recycling our bathroom stuff, even though most is green-friendly. Why? No blue box within reach. The fix: Downsize your regular trashcan and use the extra room for a blue bin.