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How to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint: 500 Simple Ways to Save Energy, Resources, and Money
     

How to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint: 500 Simple Ways to Save Energy, Resources, and Money

by Joanna Yarrow
 

How to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint is the world citizen's guide to pushing back the advance of global warming. This colorful handbook offers 500 practical, easily achievable ideas that conserve energy, prevent pollution, and save money. Did you know that unplugging appliances and cell phone chargers when not in use can reduce electricity billsby 10 percent?

Overview

How to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint is the world citizen's guide to pushing back the advance of global warming. This colorful handbook offers 500 practical, easily achievable ideas that conserve energy, prevent pollution, and save money. Did you know that unplugging appliances and cell phone chargers when not in use can reduce electricity billsby 10 percent? Or that recycling just one glass bottle saves enough power to run a computer for 30 minutes? Whether the subject is jet travel, dishwashing, or any of the 50 topics in the book, surprising statistics and innovative graphics will inspire action and demonstrate that simple habits can lead to big results.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780811863933
Publisher:
Chronicle Books LLC
Publication date:
04/03/2008
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
5.62(w) x 6.75(h) x 0.87(d)

Meet the Author

Joanna Yarrow is a United Kingdom-based expert on sustainable living and the author of 1,001 Ways to Save the Earth. She is a frequent media commentator on environmental issues.

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