Scientists around the globe agree that weall must do our share to take care of our planet.This means making changes to our daily livesto reduce global warming and reducing the useof chemicals that deplete the Earths protectiveozone layer. Green is a term that many people use totalk about taking care of the planet and notoverusing the resources that we all share. Ifyou want to make a difference, the best way tostart is to follow these some principles:
Why ban plastic bags? Plastic bags have made our lives easier in many ways but unfortunately, they are often not disposed of properly and foul our public. Furthermore, when released into the earth, the bags emit poisonous chemicals and utterly dangerous to all living things and the environment.
Save water to save money. Take shorter showers to reduce water use. This will lower your water and heating bills too
Plant more trees in your neighborhood, the average tree can remove 50 pounds of carbon from the air in one year
Reduce means to use less of everything: less energy, less paper, less gas, and less water. It means to ride a bike or drive a hybrid car, and to turn off the water when you are brushing your teeth
Reuse means to find new uses for your old products. Turn a pair of jeans into a cool purse or use broken flower pots and create mosaic for a table or photo frame. Use newspapers to make papier mache art for a friend.
Recycle means to take your used products like cans, bottles, plastics, and paper and donate them to groups that turn them into new products.