"Think global, act local"
This affects all of us. Listed below are some the problems currently facing our planet. We have also highlighted some things that can be done by all of us to limit the effects of global warming. There is also a link to show what we are doing at St. Joseph's for recycling and energy efficiency.
What can we do to help the environment?
Below are some suggestions.
Use energy saving lightbulbs
Don't leave your TV or PC on standby
Turn off the lights when you leave a room
Take a shower rather than a bath
Use a microwave when cooking small amounts of food
Turn the thermostat down by a couple of degrees for the cental heating
Only fill the kettle with the required amount of water
Only put the dishwasher on when it is full
Recycle products like paper,plastic and glass
Only use the car for essential journeys
To find out about recycling and energy efficiency at St Joseph's please click on link below:
There are 60 million people living in the United Kingdom so if we all did the things listed above we could make a significant difference.
We must all take responsibility and not leave it to others.