Saturday, June 23, 2012
Go Green (Infographic)
People are becoming increasingly aware of environmental issues. Unfortunately, we cannot undo all the harm done to our planet from the first industrial revolution onwards. What we can do, however, is try not to aggravate the situation. Even minor changes can yield positive results in the long run.
The rationale behind sustainable lifestyle is symbiotic relation between people and all elements of the natural environment. The idea encompasses many different aspects such as consumption, transportation, agriculture, health and many more.
There are a number of ways to help our environment almost effortlessly and without spending a single dollar. Some principles of a sustainable lifestyle are pretty straightforward and easy to put into practice.
Saving the planet might seem an overwhelming challenge. Start with something easy and introduce minor changes to your diet. When switching to organic food, make sure you read labels before putting a product into your shopping cart. Choose free trade products whenever you can. Don't buy products tested on animals. Scan the ingredients and to avoid products which contain preservatives and additives, choose organic products instead.