From A Textbook for Geography, Class 7 by Rita Rajen
Does deforestation have anything to do with global warming? Yes, it does. Here’s a page from a class seven geography textbook (chapter: South America) to tell you all about how deforestation in the Amazon Rainforest is contributing to global warming. [SELVAS is simply another name for the Amazon Rainforest].
Are you a gardener? Great!
Gardens are home to MANY bird species and small creatures. A garden is a great way to escape the concrete jungle and allow nature to come back into your homes. Here are a few tips for you!
An Eco-Friendly Room is the first step towards an Eco-Friendly Lifestyle!
How do you make your kitchen environment-friendly and waste-free? Check out these ideas!
Compost: There is a way to get rid of all your kitchen waste and make your plants healthier! How? Use composting! All you need is a composting bin and kitchen waste (banana peels, leftover food etc.)
Waste segregation: Try separating your waste into categories like – plastic-stuff bin, food waste (goes in the compost bin), paper bin, glass waste bin, e-waste bin (dispose of safely).
Taps: Install low-flow fitting to taps.
Install Solar water heaters
Double Glazing on windows
RO water (purified drinking water) wastes water. About 4 gallons is wasted per 1 gallon purified. Switch to a better purifying system if you use RO.
Buy more seasonal food and locally produced food. Less transportation of goods means fewer emissions and pollution!
Stop using tin foil, plastic-clear-wrap, paper towels, disposable cutlery and utensils and single-serve containers. There are many alternatives!
Watch The EcoClub United’s new video!