Did you make any resolutions for 2021? I am not a resolution maker, but I did make one commitment. My intention is to fill up my cup with more environmental goodness during this year. What exactly does that mean? It means taking intentional actions that will net environmental improvements for me and my family. I realize that in this pandemic it is hard to think about adding yet one more thing to think about in your everyday decision making, but I think the following tips might help make this easier for you. Even if you decide to take only one action to be environmentally better, it is a win for you and the environment.
There are five broad categories that I am focusing on, which are behavior changes that will net a reduced carbon footprint. Your carbon footprint is the Co2 or Co2 equivalent amount of greenhouse gases that are generated by your actions.