Today’s Tip from The Green Year: 365 Small Things You Can Do to Make a Big Difference: Share your favorite magazines.
“Every ton of paper you help divert from the landfill helps save 1.2 tons of greenhouse gas emissions from going into the atmosphere. So once you’re finishe dreading about your favorite celebrities and home decorating trends, donate your magazines to a local hospital or nursing home or drop them off at the gym.”
Better yet, get a digital subscription to read on your smartphone, computer, iPad or e-reader from Zinio. Shop Zinio.com and save up to 90% off digital magazines - plus, get immediate and free delivery! This would make a great gift too!
Turn a milk jug into a watering can! I thought this was a neat idea and since I don’t always need to keep a watering can around but usually have an empty milk jug in the recycle bin, this is perfect!
See all of the other tips in our Go Green series.