Part 9 in a 2011 series of recycling tips courtesy of my dayplanner. Because it's nearly time for sweaters!
Tip of the Month: Prevent 300 pounds of CO2 every year by buying fluorescent light bulbs. They use 60% less energy than regular bulbs.
Week 35: Brighten your living space. Add indoor houseplants to improve your air quality.
Week 36: Skip regular toothpaste. Use baking soda and water to brush your teeth. (*I don't think I'm going to implement this one.)
Week 37: Ditch your ride. Start walking or cycling.
Week 38: Always turn off lights an appliances when you leave a room (*because your houseplants won't care if it's dark).
Week 39: Eat more organic fruits and vegetables. They have fewer pesticides and more nutrients.