Tuesday, September 1, 2009

Going Green Tip: Don't Depend on Oil

This week's tip for living a greener life:

Don't depend on oil

Many products are made from petroleum- including plastics, soaps, and detergents. To really decrease your dependency on oil, look for plant-based cleaners and plastic alternatives like glass.

1 comment:

  1. A good money saver and planet saver is to make your own household cleaner. I use water, vinegar, baking soda, and lemon. Vinegar is a disinfectant and it even cleans up grease well. Best of all, it is non-toxic so you can use it around food and pets. I get the recipe here: http://www.eartheasy.com/live_nontoxic_solutions.htm