Thursday, January 1, 2009
29 Tips to Go Green in the New Year
Lensmaster Megal has featured 29 tips to go green, a great resource for your New Year's green resolutions. There's tips on minimizing your waste, using less electricity, and save you more money. One of the more interesting tips (there's a bunch) is this:
"Use Matches instead of lighters. Lighters are usually considered disposable so they will most likely end up in land fills."
Think of the waste from the creation of disposable lighters to the plastic that they're made with, as well as the metal parts that will never biodegrade. Matchbooks are made of cardboard, so most of them will over time biodegrade.