Ways To Be More Environmentally Friendly

Our reusable bag campaign skyrocketed with popularity back in 2019. But being environmentally conscious isn't just about saying no to plastic bags. It's about making daily choices that add up to determine the longevity of our planet. We can be conscious about reducing pollution, protecting wildlife, conserving natural resources, and taking action to help slow the rate of climate change. Here are some ways to be more environmentally friendly. 

  • Only buy what you will use
  • Buy second hand when possible
  • Donate your used goods
  • Recycle your batteries
  • Buy products with less packaging
  • Skip the plastic bag when purchasing produce
  • Avoid one-time use products such as plastic cutlery
  • Invest in a reusable water bottle
  • Use a clothes line on warm days instead of your drying machine
  • Replace your light bulbs with LED lights
  • Turn off lights when you're not in the room
  • Unplug your electronics when not in use such as your toaster and coffee machine
  • Turn off your computer and laptop
  • Cut down on dairy and meat products
  • Choose locally sourced & organic produce
  • Eat your leftovers
  • Compost food and yard waste
  • Turn off the tap when brushing your teeth and washing dishes
  • Don't idle your vehicle
  • Walk or take your bike when possible
  • Volunteer