This is a guest post by Michelle Peng, who collected these resources on realistic ways to go green in everyday life.
5 Unique Ways to Go Green if You’re Living in a Dorm [EDITOR’S NOTE: I laughed out loud at the idea that “It might be more expensive . . . buying a small set of dishes, bowls, and silverware instead of paper goods.” I still have more than half of the dollar-store dishes I bought when I started college in 1991!!! Imagine how much money I’ve saved and how much garbage I’ve prevented! UPDATE: You can see those dishes in my photo tutorial on how to wash dishes in a stall shower!]
10 Painless Ways to Go Green with Your Pet [EDITOR’S NOTE: These are focused on dogs and cats. If you’re choosing a new pet, a smaller animal has a smaller environmental footprint and may even protect you from identity theft!]
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