Simple tips to protect the planet on Earth Day
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Here are our top tips and how we can all do some simple things to protect our planet on Earth Day.
Reduce, reuse, and recycle. Cut down on what you throw away. Follow the three ‘ R's to conserve natural resources and save so much waste going to landfill.
Choose sustainable hydration. Join the refill revolution with a reusable bottle or keep-cup for your cold and hot hydration and save buying single-use plastic bottles.
Volunteer. Volunteer for cleanups in your community.
Educate. When you further your own education, you can help others understand the importance and value of our natural resources.
Conserve water. The less water you use, the less runoff and waste that eventually ends up in the ocean.
Sustainable fish. Learn how to make smart seafood choices a. Sustainable fishing keeps stocks healthy and protects other marine life see more at mscuk.org
Shop sustainably. Buy less plastic packaged food and remember your reusable shopping bag.
Use long-lasting light bulbs. Energy-efficient light bulbs reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Also, turn the light switch off when you leave the room.
Plant a tree. Trees provide food and oxygen. They help save energy, clean the air, and help combat climate change.
Cut chemicals. Don’t send chemicals into our waterways. Choose eco-products non-toxic in the home and workplace.
Choose to cycle more often or walk. Share lifts and use public transport instead of your car where you can.