365 Ways to Live Green: Your Everyday Guide to Saving the by Diane Gow McDilda

By Diane Gow McDilda

It is the offerings we make on a daily basis that have an effect on our global tomorrow...This ebook bargains a longer record of possibilities to stay with extra take care of the surroundings by means of teaching, inspiring and motivating humans to examine the alternatives which are made daily, and demanding them to alter their habits.Broken down into 365 information, with concise issues in step with web page, readers can use this e-book to profit to make greater daily offerings, from determining more secure cleansing items to replacement vacation trips - this is often everyone's all-purpose consultant to eco-friendly dwelling.

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105 Write to a Specific Company Letters to companies could range from encouraging them to take a specific action to requesting that they stop a certain practice. There are generally two approaches to letting a company know you are concerned with its activities and would like to see some changes. You can write a letter as an individual or you can send a letter from a collaborative group, addressed directly to board members. The letter should describe the specific issues of concern and request certain actions as a result.

For example, if you are writing a letter to the FDA, you could request that animal testing no longer be used to determine cosmetic ingredient safety and that other means be used. While the plight of animals used in laboratory testing can be emotional, be sure to emphasize the accuracy and availability of alternative measures. You should also include any applicable laws and regulations pertaining to the issue. Even though many of the issues concerning the environment are emotional, it’s important to understand the laws and regulations.

If the demonstration involves a march or a walk, clear it through the proper channels. The finish line should be festive and, if possible, it should have booths from other organizations to offer support and show solidarity. ● Invite vendors to sell T-shirts and bumper stickers. They should pay an entry fee and/or a percentage of their sales. 112 Use Television as a Tool Many cable networks provide local access channels at no cost. You will need to contact the cable provider to find out what is available and what the requirements are for getting on the air.

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