When it comes to greening our environment (or any other global problem for that matter) we usually wait for someone else to take the initiative or to make the problem go away, but it is up to each one of us to take responsibility and do our bit for the environment.
Did you know?
- Microwave meals, take-aways and pre-packaged fruit and veggies are weighing heavily on the environment (ouch!). While we indulge in this rushed lifestyle of ours, landfill space is running out. Have you ever stopped to think where the empty packaging goes? No, not to Waste Heaven. Waste Plan, a Cape Town-based waste management company has made it their mission to provide solutions in the form of residential, industrial, events, medical and wine farm recycling. Go check it out.
- Your computer monitor uses less energy when displaying a black screen. You can go one step further by changing your browser to Blackle – it’s basically Google with a black background.
Now you know.