Living green is an issue many of us are addressing every day. Whether it is avoiding
toxic household products
for cleaning, and switching to environmentally friendly cleaning supplies or looking to avoid
that are available for personal care. Both these categories of products are often petroleum based and include chemicals that are harmful to us and the environment at large.
If you are looking for products that are safe for you to use and that will not harm the environment,
have organic skin care and personal care products. They also carry organic cotton clothing, bedding etc. They are located in Canada and ship internationally.
100 Mile Diet
concept helps us reduce our carbon foot-print by reducing the distance food must travel to reach us. It also gives us more opportunity to choose who is producing our food and how it is being produced.
There are a number of ways we can reduce the amount of energy we use.
are functions that require much less energy if we change to newer technologies.
Also by using Energy Star
and other tasks around the home we can reduce our energy consumption even more.
Another excellent energy saver is the
solar heat collector
made by Cansolair in Canada.
To learn more about determining our carbon footprint,
Carbon footprint defined
In fact a number of strategies exist for providing
solar power for homes
are as cost friendly as they are environmentally sensible.
The smallest changes in the lifestyle we lead can reduce the impact at home and on the environment.
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