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This #EarthDay, While you can't help the fact that you leave a carbon footprint on the earth, we can work to minimize its size with these tips on #GoingGreen!
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The Top 10 Ways to #GoGreen this #EarthDay!

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#GoGreen Tip #10: Recycle For Results - It doesn't take long to make a difference while you make recycling a habit at your home. Keep a box or bin handy in a high-traffic area of your home (such as the kitchen) where you can deposit all of those empty cereal boxes, discarded paper, metal cans and more that can be recycled.

#GoGreen Tip #10: Recycle For Results - It doesn't take long to make a difference while you make recycling a habit at your home. Keep a box or bin handy in a high-traffic area of your home (such as the kitchen) where you can deposit all of those empty cereal boxes, discarded paper, metal cans and more that can be recycled.

#GoGreen Tip #9: It's In The Canvas Bag - How many times have you been asked if you prefer paper or plastic when you check out at the grocery store? Your answer can be "neither" when you bring your own canvas bag. You'll have a reusable resource that is stronger than plastic or paper, reducing demand for new bag production and fewer "stray" bags cluttering the environment. {#Target gives you a discount if you use their recyclable bags to the check out.}

#GoGreen Tip #9: It's In The Canvas Bag - How many times have you been asked if you prefer paper or plastic when you check out at the grocery store? Your answer can be "neither" when you bring your own canvas bag. You'll have a reusable resource that is stronger than plastic or paper, reducing demand for new bag production and fewer "stray" bags cluttering the environment. {#Target gives you a discount if you use their recyclable bags to the check out.}

#GoGreen Tip #8: Cleaning Can Be Green - Many of the cleaning products sold and used today are filled with chemicals damaging to the environment. You can buck the trend by using non-toxic cleaning materials such as backing soda, vinegar, soap, and lemon.

Tip Cleaning Can Be Green - Many of the cleaning products sold and used today are filled with chemicals damaging to the environment. You can buck the trend by using non-toxic cleaning materials such as backing soda, vinegar, soap, and lemon.

#GoGreen Tip #7: Unplug Electronics From The Trash - Every electronic device that hits the trash also hits the environment with harmful chemicals and pollutants. Take advantage of local collection centers to properly dispose of discarded electronics.

Tip Unplug Electronics From The Trash - Every electronic device that hits the trash also hits the environment with harmful chemicals and pollutants. Take advantage of local collection centers to properly dispose of discarded electronics.

#GoGreen Tip #6: Dispose of Disposable Water Bottles - Travel any road in America and you're likely to find a discarded water bottle. Do your part by using a glass or permanent water bottle whenever possible.

Tip Dispose of Disposable Water Bottles - Travel any road in America and you're likely to find a discarded water bottle. Do your part by using a glass or permanent water bottle whenever possible.

#GoGreen Tip #5: Power Down - It takes natural resources to produce the electricity that powers all of your homes appliances. you can cut the amour you use - and waste - by turning appliances off and unplugging them while you're away.

Tip Power Down - It takes natural resources to produce the electricity that powers all of your homes appliances. you can cut the amour you use - and waste - by turning appliances off and unplugging them while you're away.

#GoGreen Tip #4: Cloth Over Paper - Do you use paper towels when you dry your hands? If you do, you're putting a lot of excess paper into the garbage that, in turn, clutters the environment. Instead, consider using a hand towel.

Tip Cloth Over Paper - Do you use paper towels when you dry your hands? If you do, you're putting a lot of excess paper into the garbage that, in turn, clutters the environment. Instead, consider using a hand towel.

#GoGreen Tip #3: Here Comes the Sunlight - Light at the flick of a switch is a reflex luxury. Net time you're entering a room on a sunny day and find yourself reaching to turn on the light, reach for the drapes to open the view to more environmentally friendly light.

Tip Here Comes the Sunlight - Light at the flick of a switch is a reflex luxury. Net time you're entering a room on a sunny day and find yourself reaching to turn on the light, reach for the drapes to open the view to more environmentally friendly light.

#GoGreen Tip #2: Do Fewer (But Bigger) Loads of Laundry - The gallons of water and electricity (or gas) you use to wash and dry each load of laundry can really add up One way to conserve resources and reduce environmental impact is by doing fewer loads of laundry and waiting until you have a full load before you "start the wash."

#GoGreen Tip #2: Do Fewer (But Bigger) Loads of Laundry - The gallons of water and electricity (or gas) you use to wash and dry each load of laundry can really add up One way to conserve resources and reduce environmental impact is by doing fewer loads of laundry and waiting until you have a full load before you "start the wash."


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