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Today, everyone is trying to be more environmentally friendly. If you see someone driving down the street with black clouds of pollutants comes from the back of the car, the first thing you think is, “Ew, get your car fixed.” Since the issues with pollution are major cities is only getting worse, it’s even more important to start living an eco-friendly life. Even if your goals just start with simple steps.

Turn Off the Lights

People light to have things lit up. We like light. And there’s nothing wrong with that. The issue comes when you leave the light on in a room that you’re not using, or you leave the lights on inside the home while you’re away. Leaving the lights on is a huge waste of energy. It not only spikes your electricity bill but it also spikes the impact that you have on the environment. If you want to go a step further, go through all your lights in the house and change them to LED lights to make sure that you're as efficient as possible. You could also look into solar panel cost for your roof and see if having free and clean electricity is in your budget.

Put a Time Limit on Your Showers

There’s nothing wrong with wanting to look, feel, and smell clean. You don’t have to cut showering out of your life. Instead, take a different approach to shower. Most people get in and get clean. Then they stand in hot water for the next 10 minutes because it feels good. If you can cut out the loitering time, you’ll be saving a ton of water. During the summertime, try to use colder water for your showers. Taking cold showers helps so that you don’t have to use the gas to heat up the water. Bit by bit, taking shorter showers and using cold or lukewarm water will help to reduce the impact that you have on the environment.

Unplug the Things that You Aren’t Using

It might come as a surprise, but even when you’re not using something that’s plugged into the wall, it still uses up electricity. For appliances that aren’t being used, unplug them. That includes phone chords, lamps, TVs, microwaves, and really anything that you don’t need plugged into a wall. Making the simple move to unplug a chord is easy and takes pretty much no effort to do. Making that simple will save you money and continue to reduce your footprint.

Eat Less Meat

The meat industry contributes to a significant amount of pollution. Most of the deforestation is because of animal agriculture and the methane from the animal farms is lethal for the atmosphere. If you eat meat less often, you can reduce the amount of pollution comes from meat. If you eat meat every day, reduce it to eating meat every other day. If you eat it only a few times a week, try to eat it only once a week. If you’re daring, try out a vegetarian or a vegan diet for a while.

Recycle Instead of Throwing Away

We throw away so much every day. Once the garbage truck picks up the trash, you don’t think about it anymore. The truth is, your trash doesn’t just disappear. It goes to landfills and factories. So instead of throwing everything away, try to recycle what you can. For the food that you throw away, start a compost bin in your backyard and use it to start your own garden. That way you don’t have to feel bad about throwing away old food. Instead, you can use old food to grow your new food.
You don’t have to make all these changes in one huge leap. The goal is progress. Start changing your life one step at a time by first just turning off the lights. Being more eco-friendly isn’t a hard thing to do if you do it one step at a time.


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