Green Tip of the Week #3

Pack Waste Free Lunches:

1. Use a reusabe water bottle instead of a plastic bottle

*U.S. citizens discard more than 2.5 million plastic bottles EVERY HOUR

2. Do not use anything made from aluminum or tin cans

*In the time it takes you to read this sentence, more than 50,000 tin cans were made

3. Use a lunch box and a washable napkin rather than paper bags and paper napkins

*It is estimated that 17 trees are cut down for every ton of non-recycled paper

4. Make your morning coffee at home rather than buying it at a fast food place in styrofoam

*U.S. citizens throw away 25 billion styrofoam cups EVERY YEAR

If you are interested in more facts like this, visit PLANET FORWARD, Committed To Living a Sustainable Lifestyle

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