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10 simple tips from us to you this #EarthDay. Have a positive impact on the planet today and every day

10 simple tips from us to you this #EarthDay. Have a positive impact on the planet today and every day

Drive Less – 15 miles less diving per week (bike, carpool, walk) eliminates 900 lbs. of carbon dioxide (CO2) per year. Tune Up - clean oil and properly inflated tires eliminate 1000 lbs. of CO2 per year. Use Recycled Paper Products – compared to using virgin wood, paper made with 100% recycled content uses 44% less energy, produces 38% less greenhouse gas emissions, 41% less particulate emissions, 50% less wastewater, 49% less solid waste and -- of course -- 100% less wood. Light Up - replace three incandescent bulbs with fluorescent bulbs in your home and eliminate 300 lbs. of CO2 (lasts longer, burns less). Recycle Your eWaste – Did you know the average household has 25 gadgets, yet less than 14 percent of those are recycled? Fight e-waste and give your electronics a new life by trading them in on eBay Instant Sale . When you do, you’ll be rewarded with a $5 eBay Gift Ca...

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