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Recycling for a Sustainable Lifestyle

  » Environment


Buy organic and free range food from local suppliers. It's much more sustainable to reduce the transport costs. Or of course you could always grow your own. That is healthier for you and for the planet. www.organicbeginner.blogspot.com

Tip Credibility: 17


submitted by cally2 2009-10-28 06:00:11 pm    

Recycling for a Sustainable Lifestyle

  » Environment


Comparing prices online is more sustainable than driving from shop to shop.

Tip Credibility: 27


submitted by cally2 2009-10-22 02:09:08 am    

Recycling for a Sustainable Lifestyle

  » Environment


Changing your banking and bill paying to online versions reduces paper and fuel use and is more sustainable.

Tip Credibility: 27


submitted by cally2 2009-10-22 02:08:21 am    

Recycling for a Sustainable Lifestyle

  » Environment


Plastic bottles can be recycled as containers for slug bait that keep your pets safe.

Tip Credibility: 27


submitted by cally2 2009-10-22 02:07:56 am    

Recycling for a Sustainable Lifestyle

  » Environment


Recycle your food scraps by composting or starting a worm farm.

Tip Credibility: 27


submitted by cally2 2009-10-22 02:07:28 am    

Recycling for a Sustainable Lifestyle

  » Environment


Choose rechargeable batteries rather than single use ones. The less you buy the more sustainable your impact.

Tip Credibility: 27


submitted by cally2 2009-10-22 02:07:03 am    

Recycling for a Sustainable Lifestyle

  » Environment


Have a yard or garage sale to let other people recycle your unwanted clothes, furniture and books.

Tip Credibility: 27


submitted by cally2 2009-10-22 02:06:35 am    

Recycling for a Sustainable Lifestyle

  » Environment


Recycle water bottles by filling them from the tap. Tap water often tastes as good or better than bottled.

Tip Credibility: 27


submitted by cally2 2009-10-22 02:06:11 am    

Recycling for a Sustainable Lifestyle

  » Environment


Buying good quality clothing that lasts is more sustainable than buying low cost clothing that needs frequent replacing.

Tip Credibility: 27


submitted by cally2 2009-10-22 02:05:43 am    

Recycling for a Sustainable Lifestyle

  » Environment


Recycle your old envelopes by putting a new address label on them. They can also be used for notes and lists.

Tip Credibility: 27


submitted by cally2 2009-10-22 02:05:13 am    

Recycling for a Sustainable Lifestyle

  » Environment


Make your life more sustainable by always choosing recycled products or products with recycled content.

Tip Credibility: 27


submitted by cally2 2009-10-22 02:04:44 am    

Recycling for a Sustainable Lifestyle

  » Environment


Use sustainable eco light bulbs. They can save up to 75% of your power use.

Tip Credibility: 27


submitted by cally2 2009-10-22 02:04:09 am    

Recycling for a Sustainable Lifestyle

  » Environment


Improve your sustainability by recycling old pantie hose as tie ups for your plants.

Tip Credibility: 27


submitted by cally2 2009-10-22 02:03:35 am    

Recycling for a Sustainable Lifestyle

  » Environment


Sustainable recycled seedling containers can include egg cartons, tetra-pak cartons, plastic bottles and toilet roll tubes.

Tip Credibility: 27


submitted by cally2 2009-10-22 02:02:57 am    

Recycling for a Sustainable Lifestyle

  » Environment


Recycle your plastic bags by using them for binliners. They also make good poop scoops when walking the dog.

Tip Credibility: 27


submitted by cally2 2009-10-22 02:02:26 am    

Recycling for a Sustainable Lifestyle

  » Environment


Dispose of your aluminium food trays sustainably by recycling them as drip trays for your pot plants. They'll last ages and preserve your floors and shelves

Tip Credibility: 27


submitted by cally2 2009-10-21 03:50:58 am    

Recycling for a Sustainable Lifestyle

  » Environment


Recycle old newspapers by wetting them and laying around your plants to reduce weeds and add organic matter. You have your own weedmat and if you cover it with organic mulch it looks good too.

Tip Credibility: 71


submitted by cally2 2009-10-21 03:48:58 am    

Recycling for a Sustainable Lifestyle

  » Environment


Recycle old wallpaper by using the roll ends for children's drawing paper.

Tip Credibility: 27


submitted by cally2 2009-10-21 03:47:38 am    

Recycling for a Sustainable Lifestyle

  » Environment


Grow your own vegetables. Fresh is tastier, healthier and cheaper. Not having the food miles is more sustainable too.

Tip Credibility: 14


submitted by cally2 2009-10-21 03:47:11 am    

Recycling for a Sustainable Lifestyle

  » Environment


For a more sustainable backyard bbq, use crockery and cutlery instead of disposables. Nothing goes to the landfill and in the longterm it's cheaper.

Tip Credibility: 27


submitted by cally2 2009-10-21 03:46:39 am    

Recycling for a Sustainable Lifestyle

  » Environment


Install a grey water system that will recycle your washing water for irrigating your plants. Use biodegradable detergents for the best results

Tip Credibility: 27


submitted by cally2 2009-10-21 03:45:45 am    

Who is a Good Teacher?

  » Education & Reference


A good teacher focuses on the relationship between student and teacher first. Once that is working well the rest will follow

Tip Credibility: 15


submitted by cally2 2009-10-13 06:27:31 am    

How to Write an Essay

  » Education & Reference


Do not rely on the grammar check on your word processor. If you don't have a good grasp of English grammar buy a good book. Your essays will be better for it. See my link for my recommendation

Tip Credibility: 27


submitted by cally2 2009-10-10 06:05:58 pm    

How to Write an Essay

  » Education & Reference


Check your spelling. Badly spelt essays annoy markers. Use the spellcheck and the dictionary. Spell checks do not pick up commonly confused words. Ensure that the word you used is the one you want.

Tip Credibility: 14


submitted by cally2 2009-10-10 06:03:40 pm    

How to Write an Essay

  » Education & Reference


You should write your essay in three parts. Make sure that there is a connection between them in your final draft.

Tip Credibility: 14


submitted by cally2 2009-10-10 06:03:16 pm    
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