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Enough paper was recycled last year to fill 130 Empire State Buildings.

Laptops can save almost 50% more energy than their desktop counterparts.

Recycling an aluminum can uses 95% less energy than making a can from new materials.

Train your grass to grow deeper and require less water by mowing your lawn at the highest setting.

Frozen foods use 10 times more energy to produce than locally grown produce.

Keep your car’s tires at recommended levels to keep your car as fuel-efficient as possible.

Every ton of recycled office paper saves 380 gallons of oil.

Save money and carbon-dioxide emissions by changing your car’s air filter.

Clean out your refrigerator to make it more energy-efficient.

Buy natural, organic cosmetics, shampoos and deodorants because they’re better for the environment.