37 Thought-Provoking Environmental Quotes That Inspire Change

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If you are seeking to inspire others to, “Turn to the green side,” then a little brain gymnastics might just be the key. I find that discussing the meanings behind the words of well-respected individuals, past and present, can do just that.

Quotes from conservationists and naturalists like John Muir and Aldo Leopold, plus unexpected voices like Theodore Roosevelt are invaluable for this purpose.

So if you are ready for battle, here are 37 thought-provoking environmental quotes that will inspire change in you and others.

77 Thought-Provoking Quotes About Ethical, Sustainable and Fast Fashion

77 Thought-Provoking Quotes About Ethical, Sustainable and Fast Fashion

We are running out of time and resources so it is up to us, as individuals, and organizations, to “be the change we want to see.” It is my hope that through the power of quotes we can enlighten, educate, and inspire others to influence change within the world. In this article, I’ve put together 77 thought-provoking quotes about ethical, sustainable, and fast fashion. These are brilliant quotes from famous celebrities and fashion designers who have decided to put sustainability firmly on the agenda.

101 Amazing, Inspiring And Thought-Provoking Quotes 0n Sustainability

Amazing, Inspiring And Thought-Provoking Quotes 0n Sustainability

When I want to think deeply about a subject, such as sustainability, I will often look to quotes for inspiration. I find it deliciously thought-provoking trying to work out the true meaning behind the authors’ words. Furthermore, good quotes can be interpreted in many different ways, and can often become great discussion openers.Some will inspire, others may disappoint, whilst many more may provoke a strong emotional feeling. However, all of them will task the brain and set the mind to quiet deliberation. So, if you enjoy a little brain workout every now and again, this is the article for you.

Bidets – An Affordable And Sustainable Way To Reduce Deforestation?

Bidets – An Affordable And Sustainable Way To Reduce Deforestation?

At present, Americans use close to 8 million tons of toilet paper every year, and forests are being decimated in line with demand. We cannot simply cut these forests down and expect no consequences. Nor can we replant the areas with a single species of tree and then manage the wildlife within it and call it a fair exchange. I believe that the use of bidets can reduce this consumption and in doing so reduce deforestation significantly.

37 Achievable Ways To Reduce Your Trash Levels At Home

37 ways to reduce your trash at home

Each year our landfill waste slowly releases toxins, pollutes our waterways, and contributes methane to the atmosphere. So while it might be easier to simply ignore how much waste we produce, the truth is that we no longer can.
So at some point, it must have occurred to you that there have to be some simple, and achievable ways to reduce your trash levels at home. Ways that will not only save you money but will be both sustainable and environmentally friendly.
Well, the good news is, that there is, and that information is right here.

How To Reduce Your Carbon Footprint By 80% (With Ease)

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We must reduce our carbon footprint!
Did you know that if insulation were to be installed in 4 million European homes then the equivalent saving of CO2 emissions would be equal to planting 667 million acres of trees!
For real change to happen it must begin now and we all have the power to do that.
By adopting most, if not all of the suggestions mentioned in this article you can make a difference. You can reduce your carbon footprint by 80% or more, pick just one thing or several but please commit to changing today.

How To Reduce The Creation Of New Plastic (Recycling By Numbers) 1-7

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Recycling has come on a long way over the last twenty years, pushed in part by changing social acceptances. The plastic waste that was refused as little as ten years ago is now readily accepted. Indeed this is the case of PVC, a previously none recyclable material. In today’s world, the desire for this product actually outstrips the availability in some areas! There is no mandatory requirement to mark plastics with a recycling symbol for consumer use. However, to aid the recycling industry, the plastics manufacturers mark their larger items with a code of symbols and numbers. This code is usually found on the base of the product and will help you to sort your recycling.