Ways to Protect the Environment

Ways to Protect the Environment

Our environment has been suffering immensely at the hands of corporate and other people who refuse to realize the importance of keeping their surroundings clean. We all know that it is very important to keep our planet safe but to we are either too lazy or busy to make happen. We always complain about the quality of air and dirty rivers but make no personal effort to ensure that it remains clean. It is our responsibility to make the environment clean and we should start doing that from today itself.

Save Energy when you can
It may not seem too much to ask for when it is said to turn off the fans and lights after you exit the room. You should also replace all the bulbs with compact fluorescent bulbs that are energy efficient and give out just as much light in the room. By following these simple steps, you will not only reduce the energy consumed but also the cost of electricity bills.

Walk or bike
This simple tip has a dual benefit of health and protecting the environment. When you avoid using your car for short distances, you not only reduce the traffic but also save fuel by either walking or riding. You can also improve your health if you do this at least once or twice every week. This small step will go a long way in saving the environment and with more people involved there will be a noticeable change in a matter of time.

Save water
If you have leaky faucets, you should get them fixed immediately and never leave a tap running. Wasting water is just as much a threat to environment as wasting energy. You can also collect rainwater for different purposes.

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