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Go Organic: Good Reasons to Go Organic

 
Organic products meet stringent standards
Organic certification is the public’s assurance that products have been grown and handled according to strict procedures without persistent toxic chemical inputs.

Organic food tastes great!
Its common sense – well-balanced soils produce strong, healthy plants that become nourishing food for people and animals.

Organic production reduces health risks
Many EPA-approved pesticides were registered long before extensive research linked these chemicals to cancer and other diseases. Organic agriculture is one way to prevent any more of these chemicals from getting into the air, earth and water that sustain us.

Organic farms respect our water resources
The elimination of polluting chemicals and nitrogen leaching, done in combination with soil building, protects and conserves water resources.

Organic farmers build healthy soil
Soil is the foundation of the food chain. The primary focus of organic farming is to use practices that build healthy soils.

Organic farmers work in harmony with nature
Organic agricultural respects the balance demanded of a healthy ecosystem: wildlife is encouraged by including forage crops in rotation and by retaining fence rows, wetlands, and other natural areas.

Clean AC Filter Every Month
Clean AC filter every month. A dirty air filter reduces airflow. Clean filters enable the unit to cool down quickly and use less energy.

Avoid Drinking Bottle Water
Avoid Bottle Water if you can, where ever possible. Because for making of one liter of bottle water there is a wastage of 3-4 liters of water. It is better to use TAP water.


Use Public Transport System
Nearly 60 % of total emission is from fossil fuel. Use your private vehicle in urgency. Take care in selecting vehicles to minimize their impact on emissions.

Switch off lights and Computer
When you don’t need them switch it off to save power and carbon effect. A study shows that nearly 90 % of computer gets ideal while in use.

Say No to Plastic Bag
Worldwide, a staggering four to five trillion plastic shopping bags are used every year. Most are discarded after a single use. Like all other plastics, the bags too are made from fossil fuels and are popular because they are durable, cheap, strong and lightweight. But these very characteristics are also what make them a problem. Plastic bags take extremely long to degrade: estimates range from 100 to 1000 years. Which means that all the plastic bags ever manufactured are potentially still around in the environment. And that is a problem.

Say yes to Online Shopping
The main advantage of online shopping is that it allows people to browse through many items and categories without leaving their house, to compare the prices of as many shops as they want, and also to order as many items as they can afford without having to worry about how they will transport them, because the online shopping websites also deliver the things to the buyer's home. Furthermore, the Internet is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, so you don't have to hurry or worry about finding a parking spot.

Reuse your Shopping Bags
according to many environmentalists, is high-quality reusable shopping bags made of materials that don’t harm the environment during production and don’t need to be discarded after each use. Experts estimate that 500 billion to 1 trillion plastic bags are consumed and discarded annually worldwide—more than a million per minute.

Shade Your Home
You can save as much as 40 % of your electricity bill by shading your Windows and Doors.

Your Tiny Effort Count
A small drop in ocean count a lot. Even you give your small effort to reduce CO2, others may find good lesson from your work.

Change to Renewable Energy
Use renewable sources of energy Wind Energy, Solar, Hydro Energy etc., start to use 20% - 50% of your energy from renewable sources.

Save Wood & Paper
Wood Make Paper and saving paper mean saving of wood.

  • Buy product wisely
  • Make best out of West- Reuse stuff
  • Stop your Junk Mail
  • More email then Post Card and Letter
  • Stop Your Junk Mail
  • Travel by Train for Environment Care:

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