Currently, the issue of climate change continues to be a concern. Climate change means changing the physical condition of the earth's atmosphere, among others, the temperature and distribution of rainfall that have a wide impact on various sectors of human life. According to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), the average geothermal temperature change temperature increased from 0.3oC to 0.6oC in the last 100 years.
There are many simple things that can be done to reduce the impact of climate change that continues to occur today. A small step can play a major role in reducing the impacts of climate change.
Think green: Think green is the first step of concern for the environment, which is indicated by always thinking that every human activity always cause environmental degradation. Or can be interpreted, aware of the closeness of the relationship between humans and the destruction of nature due to the daily pattern of human life. Therefore, beraktivitaslah by reflecting eco life.
Action green: Action Green can be started from 3R, ie Reduce, Reuse and Recycle. The concept is already often socialized, but in fact there are still many people who have not applying it continuity.
Reduce: an attempt to reduce the amount of resources consumed.
Copy and copy as little as possible
Editing on the computer, not on paper
Store and send messages electronically
Reduce energy consumption:
Power off when not in use or not neededWherever possible, utilize natural light for indoor lighting.
Minimize AC usage
Use energy-efficient lamps
Close doors and windows when using heating or air conditioning
Choosing energy-efficient products
Save on vehicle fuel
2. Reuse: an attempt to re-utilize existing resources and still be feasible for reuse. There are many ways that can be done, which takes only a creativity, for example re-using envelopes by placing labels for new addresses and using waste paper to print unofficial documents.
3. Recycle: efforts to reduce waste by changing products become more useful, including recycling paper, sorting organic waste and making compost.
Eat green: The choice of food we consume every day has an impact on the environment. We sometimes easily ignore how much energy, water, and chemicals are used to produce every food we consume. Some ways to reduce those impacts:
Eating organic produce
Minimize consumption of foods using Food Additives (BTM / food additive) such as Vetsin, MSG, etc.Wear glass of glass
Do not use food containers made of stereoform
Eat the food available around our residence so as to save on transportation costs which also reduces vehicle pollution
Shop green: When shopping, ask yourself some of these things before making sure to buy the product:
How far is the distance that has been taken until the product arrives at a shopping location?
How long will the product last?
Are there other product alternatives?
There are several ways to reduce the impact of shopping on the environment:
Avoid to shop for the same products with the latest models as long as the old stuff is still eligible for use
Shop for long-lasting products
Buy products with recyclable packagingBuy products that can efficiently use electrical and water energy
When shopping, wear an environmentally friendly shopping bag and use a crackle bag over and over again
Green isnt just the right thing to do, it is the smart thing to do