There is a cute small round press button at the bottom rightcorner of almost all monitors: Please make use of this.
Stop printing out Harry Porter, Jeffrey Archer and other e-books. Thisis a classic example of paper wastage.(Embedded image moved to file: pic07266.jpg)
If you have forgotten to give double-side prints, make sure you make use ofthe empty sides as scribbling pads or for your kids' imposition!
Take two minutes from your busy schedule before hurrying back home to shutdown the computer
All of us are big time Googlers. Have you heard of the Blackle searchengine? Blackle (Google powered) is a search engine designed all in RichBlack so that your system consumes less power. So change your homepage
Plastic bags these days indeed come in bright and flamboyant colours andtempt us to take them home with us. But the saying, "Appearances aredeceptive" holds true for these plastic things too. Next time, hold back orgo prepared to counter temptation with a cloth bag.
Roses, Jasmine, Hibiscus and Peas; All these saplings cost hardly betweenRs 10 - 20 each. Can't we afford to plant these in and around our houses?Also, more importantly, caring and maintain them as they grow?
Try to segregate the different kinds of waste into Bio-Degradable (Fruit orvegetable waste) , Recyclable (waste Paper, paper products) and Electronics(Floppy disks, CD-ROMS ). Once you have segregated your thrash, look forspecialized trash cans to throw them away.
Try to minimize the use of horns. Honking drastically increased and thisadds to the noise pollution and does not provide a conducive environment to live in
Use rechargeable batteries though it's an expensive product, it's one-timepurchase. Recharge when required. (Same applies to cell-phones, MP3s, iPodsand Laptops)
The best pens to use would be ink ones. Though if you have to use a ballpoint pen, buy refills instead of buying new pens. Pencils are much betterfor rough use! (That's why we used it at school!!!)
Remember to close water taps before preening in front of the mirror. Ofcourse you are beautiful, but Water is a precious resource!
Let's not just wake up and walk out of finished meetings and conferenceswith a sigh of relief, let us remember to turn off the lights andprojectors too.
Take few minutes to learn about topics like 'Global Warming' , 'Air / Noise/Land / Water Pollution ' etc apart from constant surfing of News, LatestGadgets, Movies and Music.
The Earth has already become a dangerous place to live in for the animalsand birds. Soon it might be our turn. So let's pledge to save our beautifulplanet so that you and your future generations can live happily andpeacefully ever after