Recycled glass reduces related air pollution by 20 percent and related water pollution by 50 percent.
If it isn't recycled, it can take a million years to decompose.
Go To a Car Wash
Professional car washes are often more efficient with water consumption. If everyone in the U.S. who washes their car themselves took just one visit to the car wash, we could save nearly 8.7 billion gallons of water.
Shower With Your Partner
Sneak in the shower with your loved one to start the day with some zest that doesn't come in a bar.
Not only have you made a wise choice for the environment, but you may notice some other added . . . um . . . benefits.
Feel like you spend your whole week trying to catch up with the errands? Take a few moments once a week to make a list of all the errands that need to get done, and see if you can batch them into one trip.
Not only will you be saving gasoline, but you might find yourself with much better time-management skills.