Category Archives: Clean Air

10 Easy Ways To Reduce Paper Consumption

Paper and paper products are among the most recycled items that we dispose of according to waste disposal statistics. However, considering that the average American consumes roughly 7 trees per year in paper, wood, and other products made from trees and that our combined dependence on trees equals a total of 2 billion trees each year, there is much we can do to reduce the number of trees cut down to support our costly paper habits. So, where can we start? Here’s a few easy ways to reduce your paper use and save a few trees:

1. Choose recycled paper products.

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Save the Green: 5 Steps to Save Gas

With gas prices at record¬†highs and only expected to go up, we all need some reminders on how to save money on gas. Not everyone can afford to switch to a hybrid, nor want to, but there are some simple¬†ways to increase the MPG on your current vehicle. It takes a few changes in driving habits, but once you start, they’ll become second nature and you’ll be saving money before you know it!
Many of these tips you’ve probably already heard before, but they bear repeating. I’ve picked what I think are the easiest ones to do. Furthermore, they are the ones with the biggest bang for your buck.

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