Earth Day is April 22! Show your appreciation for the environment and find out more about what you can do to be GREEN at http://www.earthday.net/.
Reduce. Reuse. Recycle.
Remember, the first step is "reduce". Make an effort to use less paper, less electricity, less plastic... less of everything that ends up as waste in some form. Live with presence of mind and consider how small changes in your lifestyle can make an impact on the future.
Did you know that Americans use over 100 BILLION plastic bags each year? There's a really scary article written by Katharine Mieszkowski on the topic. If you don't already use shopping bags, you just have to start because if you don't, that guilt is going to pile up every time you are in the checkout line. Click on this link to the article: http://www.salon.com/news/feature/2007/08/10/plastic_bags/index.html