Small Ways to Reduce your Carbon Footprint

  1. Compost your food waste
  • Bringing your own reusable bags when you go shopping
  • Getting your to-go coffee or tea in your reusable cup.
  • Buying products like grains and nuts in bulk, and using reusable bags or jars.
  • Carrying around a reusable straw.
  • Is public transportation good where you live? Then, you can get a monthly card and start taking the metro, train, or bus.
  • Are there good bike lanes? Start cycling instead of driving, and both planet Earth and your body will thank you.
  • Do you tend to drive even when you can just walk? You know what to do!
  • Get an energy audit.
  • Use LED lightbulbs.
  • Always turn off the lights when you don’t need them.
  • Use smart power strips.
  • Get energy-efficient equipment.

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