Let's go Green!

It's a win for the planet and a win for you!

$$$ This stuff has universal appeal! $$$
So why are we wasting it?

CAN SOLVE IT!

WARNING!  THIS PAGE CONTAINS SOME DISTURBING IMAGES!!

Turn off the lights, close the door, turn off the TV when you aren't watching it. Does this sound familiar? Did your dad and mom tell you this when you were a kid? If you grew up in W.W.II when rationing was in place, you lived green because you had to! Now, it would appear, that the polar ice caps are melting and many of us don't care.
Well collectively, we had better start caring!

Turn of the lights. Replace the bulbs with compact fluorescent!                  Save $$$$!
Raise the thermostat in Summer and lower it in winter.                               Save $$$$!
Use programmable thermostats!                                                                      Save $$$$!
Use ceiling fans (reverse them in winter)                                                         Save $$$$!
Close the doors when the heat or AC is running.                                            Save $$$$!
Keep your tires properly inflated. Save rubber and ........                              Save $$$$!
Put your computer on standby/hibernate control panel, power options.     Save $$$$!
Next time you buy a car consider the gas mileage                                           Save $$$$!
Cut down on joy riding, plan your trips carefully                                          Save $$$$!
If you are building a house make it an EnergyStar home.                             Save $$$$!
Get an energy evaluation for your home. Follow it's direction.                    Save $$$$!
This is a tough one: Use cloth diapers!                                                            Save $$$$!
Wash clothes in cold water.                                                                               Save $$$$!
Install faucet aerators, low flow shower heads and low flush toilets.           Save $$$$!
Obey the speed limits, wind resistance causes more fuel burn                      Save $$$$!
Easy on the paper napkins and paper towels. Consider cloth instead          Save $$$$!
Grass that is cut too short in Summer needs more water!                            Save $$$$!
Recycle paper, plastic, metal and glass if possible.                                         Save $$$$!
Unplug your cell phone and battery chargers when not in use.                    Save $$$$!
Try walking more. Don't drive to the mail box!                                             Save $$$$!
Use cloth bags when you go to the grocery                                                      Save $$$$!
Think twice about paper plates, disposable cups and utensils!                     Save $$$$!

Visit the U.S. Department of Energy web site for more tips Click HERE
 

Put a stop to junk mail! For security reasons much of this stuff can't be re-cycled!!
Stop junk mail!! Go here!
Stop telemarketers!!  Go here!
 

There are a lot of things each of us can do to help preserve this planet for the next generation. We need to start now!


How much of this is plastic bottles, aluminum cans, disposable diapers, newspaper etc.?

Oil, Chemicals or what is leaching into our water supply?

Lovely isn't it? It's a universal problem ... Canada!

Imagine a sunset over this mess. This one is in the USA! Anyone for a swim?
WTF is that mess?

Anyone want to go boating on this river?
Infested with just about anything you can imagine!
Manilla

Isn't water supposed to be clear? Not in China!
Notice the flow towards the "clean" water?
So keep buying Chinese stuff @ Wal-Mart


This is the Citarum River near Jakarta Indonesia. Twenty years ago it was a fishing spot and a source of water for rice paddies.
Now some residents forage among the disease and garbage for whatever they can sell and perhaps make four dollars a week.

Malang East-Java Indonesia
A vacation paradise! (for rats)

Industrial waste and siltation on Kouiloo River, Congo

Have you seen enough yet? Are you getting upset? Reality really bites doesn't it?

Hey kid, you are on your own!

Lovely waterfront location in China!

Air pollution Northern Thailand

Air Pollution China

Pollution in China moves out to sea for the rest of us to share!

And finally, the scariest of all!  ....Chernobyl, Russia
Unlivable for 300 years. Oh yes, People still work there.
TWENTY MINUTES A DAY IN FULL PROTECTIVE GEAR!

STOP THE MADNESS!
IS THIS THE GIFT WE ARE GIVING TO OUR CHILDREN?
Music is Chopin's Funeral March.
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