Posts tagged ‘energy tips’

Save water – keep a pitcher of tap water in your refrigerator.

Every year we throw away 24 million tons of leaves and grass that can be composted.

Use dried lemon peel to keep moths and bugs from your closet.

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

See if your electric company provides solar energy options.

Before tossing out your garbage, make sure to remove all recyclable and biodegradable items.

More than 56 percent of paper consumed in the U.S. during 2007 was recycled.

Approximately 360 pounds of paper were recycled last year for every U.S. resident.

Every ton of paper that is recycled saves 3.3 cubic yards of landfill space.

Since 1990, recycling in the U.S. has grown by more than 87 percent.