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Prevention for Global Warming

Global warming refers to the Earth’s air and oceans gradually heating up to a point that disrupts balance, a problem that is continually getting worse. It sounds like a problem too massive for any one individual to take on, but it really isn’t. Combining any few of these suggestions can make more of a dramatic effect than most people understand. The goal is to emit less carbon dioxide into the atmosphere. Delicious Reddit Stumble Upon Facebook Google Flag Article Instructions Difficulty: Easy Step 1. Drive less. Take bikes, walk or carpool whenever possible. 2. Consider investing in a hybrid or electric vehicle to help prevent against further global warming. 3. Replace all the lightbulbs in and around your home with energy-efficient fluorescents that use fewer watts for the same amount of light. 4. Clean or replace your filters monthly. 5. Choose energy-efficient appliances when it's time to buy new ones. 6. Decrease your air travel. 7. Wash clothes in cold water and line-dry whenever possible. 8. Use a low-flow showerhead, which will lessen the hot water used but not drop your water pressure in the shower. 9. Cut down on your garbage—buy fewer packaged materials to prevent further global warming. 10. Unplug electronics when they are not in use, because they still take up energy. At the very least, turn items off when they’re not being used. 11. Run the dishwasher and clothes washer only when you have a full load, and if available, use the energy-saving setting. 12. Insulate your home better, and don’t forget to repair or replace worn caulking or weather-stripping. Insulate your water heater. 13. Buy recycled paper products and recycle as much of your waste as possible. 14. Bring your own reusable canvas grocery bags when grocery shopping. 15. Plant a tree. 16. Have an energy audit done on your home so you can find the trouble areas and fix them. 17. Use nontoxic cleaning products. 18. Shop locally for food. A farmer’s market is an excellent place to visit. And choose fresh food over frozen foods. Fresh takes less energy to produce. 19. Keep your car tuned up, and check tire pressure often to save gas. 20. Eat less meat and more organic foods in your diet to do your part in preventing global warming.

irrigation systems. • Plant native and/or drought-tolerant plants.Your Personal Effort Here are a list of simple but practical things you can do personally to help in the Global effort to save our planet by reducing greenhouse gas emissions. etc. • Install a low-flow shower head • Car pool to work or school if possible. • Place a brick or something heavy into a plastic bag and place it into your toilet drum. • Reuse your shopping bag plastic instead of getting new ones each time you go to the market. faucets. • Donate your unwanted clothes. fans. These are just a few things you can do. shrubs and trees do not need to be watered as frequently. 2007 . • Turn off the faucet when you are brushing your teeth. computers. etc. style or comfort • Check for leaks (toilets. tv. “What are you doing personally to help prevent global warming?” His answer showed me that even though he talked publicly about Global Warming. You’ll get your daily exercise while your at it! • Have showers instead of baths. tin cans. pipes. he did nothing privately. By having a conservation awareness mind. you . Some grasses. They will save you about a third on their energy bill with similar savings of greenhouse gas emissions. • Turn off electrical devices (lights. without sacrificing features. • Make sure you re-cycle newspapers.Global Warming Prevention . PRLog (Press Release) . Could it be that people just don’t know where to start. Here are a list of simple but practical things you can do personally to help in the Global effort to save our planet by reducing greenhouse gas emissions. • Use “Energy Efficient” appliances. glass bottles. ground covers.There has been a lot of talks about Global Warming but it seems like only a few are doing anything about it.). the question was asked to one of the candidates. This will cause it to fill faster and use less water each time you flush. • Ride your bike instead of driving. On the recent Democratic Presidential debate.May 03.) when they are not in use. and magazines.

The politicians within our government are working hard to stick to this policy and evaluate the industrial areas of our country to make sure they meet the requirements of the U.end --- Global Warming Prevention Email Global warming is something that we all have to take part in learning how to prevent. not only in the USA but throughout the entire world." Visit us at http://www. Since the future generations are depending on us to make the choices to rectify this devastating situation. This policy consists of 3 different parts: • • • Slowing the growth of emissions Strengthening the development of science and research studies Enhancing international cooperation If we can take these policies and principles and put them into action we can begin to see results. Our individual efforts are especially significant in countries like the US and Canada. This policy is only the beginning of what the government can and should be doing but it is a great start. and Washington have all enacted laws or established policies setting global warming . California. where individuals release 10. Florida. --. New Jersey.000 pounds of carbon dioxide per person every year. The United States has agreed in principle to work with more than 180 other nations under the United NationsFramework Convention on Climate Change to bring about the stabilization of greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere at a level that would prevent dangerous interference with the climate system. We all play a part in contributing to global warming and the only way to help prevent the devastating affects is to work together.S Climate Policy. Each of the governments throughout the world are striving to develop a prevention plan that can help reduce the amount of emissions they are creating in the atmosphere and enhance what they are doing to contribute to the solution instead of the problem.will find other ways to contribute to the effort of saving our planet. every little effort counts. Hawaii.com. This is because much of the energy we use in our homes comes from power plants which burn fossil fuel to power our electric products.S Climate Policy has been created to help citizens of the USA understand global warming and that there are actions which can be taken in order to make a difference. The average home actually contributes more to global warming than the average car.enviro-one. The largest source of greenhouse gases is electric power generation. Minnesota. A U. Oregon. Please join us in our quest "for a toxic free world.

2% compared to the year 1990 which was one of the highest years.Individual steps to be taken The first step that you can take is to see how you can reduce carbon emissions from your home and garden. it is far easier to create these gases than it is to reduce them and this is exactly what we have been doing for centuries. The goal is to lower overall emissions of six greenhouse gases. sulfur hexafluoride. Just when you go to the grocery store and find that organic foods are much more expensive than the regular foods. . This is a financial responsibility each government should be willing to take in order to do what they can for the environment. while states in both the Northeast and West have signed agreements to achieve regional targets. Global Warming Prevention . carbon dioxide. hydrofluorocarbons. One of the known causes of global warming is the carbon emissions from cars. and perfluorocarbons. The Kyoto Protocol is one step the US government has taken to reduce the creation of greenhouse gases which are highly responsible for this climate change.S. The statements within this protocol apply to only the developed countries of the world as they are the largest part of the problem. governments are finding that the cost to reduce greenhouse gases is far more than increasing them. methane. Environmentalists and scientists are constantly working with government officials in order to come up with new. The cost of the Kyoto Protocol is estimated to cost each of the developed countries involved billions of dollars. To prevent this type of emission you can see about driving an electric hybrid car.pollution reduction targets. Now the U. It is reassuring to see that the governments throughout the world are taking action but it is not nearly enough in order to stop the effects of global warming before they become devastating. This one of the major problems our world as been having. Congress is considering several bills that propose a variety of global warming emissions reduction targets. The Kyoto Protocol is an agreement where industrialized countries will reduce their collective emissions of greenhouse gases by 5. nitrous oxide. cost effective bills and legalities to reduce what they can of greenhouse gases.

You can see how the different public transport systems will help you to get in on the global warming prevention bandwagon. There is another fact which can be taken into account with regards to traveling.Another of the global warming prevention steps that you can take is to use compact fluorescent bulbs instead of normal bulbs. As these modes of traveling are ideal to transport masses of people from one destination to another the emissions of fuel are reduced. . You can see about insulating your house as this too will help you from having to use large amounts of energy trying to keep your home warm.

By understanding how global warming prevention can help to reduce these horrific effects you can make sure that future generations have the chance for a good and disaster free life ahead of . This causes horrific tragedies to occur such as landslides and mud slips.Another item that you need to understand in looking at the best global warming prevention methods is that with the massive amounts of deforestation that we are causing. When you see how these different global warming facts pertain to our lives you begin to understand that we have a role to play in stopping the worst damages from occurring. Out of control. As a result of this the amount of life giving rain which purifies the air and land is reduced. raging. flooded rivers are another result that we have come to expect due to global warming. The forests where these trees are located are not able to process the amounts of carbon which is found in the air.

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