Climate Crisis Solution #49: Stock Up/Stock Down
Recycled Paper Products -- One ton of recycled paper uses 17 fewer trees and 67% less energy than nonrecycled paper.
Vegetable-based, Biodegradable Cleaning Stuff -- If every American household used just one box of an eco-friendly powdered detergent instead of the petroleum-based kind, we'd save 217,000 barrels of oil a year -- that's about 90,000 tons of CO2.
Fair-Trade Shade-Grown Coffee -- Coffee grown in shade -- the traditional way -- preserves ecosystems that sequester some of the CO2 that is produced in making your morning pick-me-up.
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The Live Earth
77 Essential Skills to Stop Climate Change â€”
or Live Through It
by David de Rothschild
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