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ECO PICNICS AND BARBEQUES
Plan ahead for earth-friendly picnics: Instead of using disposable plates, cups and cutlery, why not buy some second hand or cheap dishes and picnic gear, so that you can reuse it for years. This will save you money in the long run and significantly cut down on waste from picnics and parties.
ORGANIC GARDENING
Organic gardens can be attractive, safer and more productive. Well-managed soil nurtures healthy plants and pesticide-free gardens encourage predators to deal with pests, as well as offering as much safer environment for your children and household pets to play in. Why not find out more about organic gardening and take another step towards being a part of the solution.
AVOIDING UNETHICAL INVESTMENTS
Nowadays, there are a growing number of investors and investment companies that would like to put their money into something which has a real value in our society and which will also add positive energy to the healthy future of our planet Earth. Here are some basic standards which have been created for ethical investing:
• Avoid Causing Illness, Disease & Death.
• Avoid Destroying or Damaging the Environment.
• Avoid Treating Honest People with Disrespect.