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Read About It!
47 things you can do for the environment by
Publication Date: 2012
Sure, we all know the planet is in trouble. We hear talk all the time about climate change, air pollution from cars, oil spills into oceans, trash overflowing into waterways, and toxic chemicals leaking into our groundwater. Sigh. But the good news is there's a lot we can do to start cleaning up the Earth. And it starts with you!
Tips, Tools, and Techniques
Learn the Issues: Green Living
From the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
EPA has tools to help you learn and understand the issues and help you reduce your environmental footprint.
From the US EPA, efforts in the area of sustainability practices and approaches include labeling green products and promoting green chemistry and engineering, managing materials rather than creating waste, using green infrastructure to manage storm water runoff, and supporting the sustainable design of urban communities.
Your Environment Your Choice
The purpose of the Your Environment. Your Choice. campaign is to provide you with the information you need to answer these questions. You'll be able to make environmentally sound choices about the products and natural resources you use, the waste you create and the environment in which you live.
Create a New Climate for Action
Join with other teens to green your energy scene. You can make a difference to the planet, children's health, and the future. Use the tools on this site to get smart on how you can help and calculate your impact. Become a Climate Ambassador by motivating your friends, school, and community to address climate change and children's health.
Green Living Online - Teens Unite
Article about how Canadian youth are making green mainstream and creating some serious hope for the future.