3 Easy Tips to Reduce Your Footprint (The 3 P’s Method) 1

Paper Reduction

  • Paper produces the largest amount of municipal solid waste, accounting for approximately 35% of the total material in the waste stream. Two primary categories of paper waste include office papers and printing & writing grade papers (our common mail, newspapers, magazines, and books).  (Environmental Protection Agency)
  • Many of us have been affected by the global electronic age in some form or fashion.  It affects both our external and internal environments. However, we can use new technologies to our advantage and reduce waste.  For example, I read my newspaper online, use reusable fabric bags at the grocery store, and use electronic documents whenever possible.
  • Here are some other helpful tips:

Power Consumption

Plastic Reduction