Tuesday, January 8, 2013

Marcal~Small Steps


Marcal small steps has been around for 60 years and in 2009 they changed their products to 100% line of recycled bath tissue, napkins, E.T.C. without the usual expensive cost of recycled products witch is good for the earth and your wallet.... The name small steps means how easy it is for you to make a difference...  for over five decades marcal small steps has reduced landfill by making their paper products from recycled paper..  besides who doesn't enjoy the beauty of trees? i know i do especially in the fall... they help give you shade  in the summer and are important for many outdoor activities like hiking, fishing, camping and many more. That is the reason why they are so passionate about saving trees. If you have a family of four in 20 years you can save over 34 trees. If you go on there website to the tree calculator you can adjust it depending on the size of your family. Here are some quick easy tips to stay green, buy fresh fruit instead of frozen it takes 10 times more energy to produce frozen fruit. don't run your dishwasher or laundry machine unless it is full this can save up to 1,000 gallons of water a year and also can save you money by running it less. If you save your left over coffee grounds you can use it as fertilizer. Turning off the lights when you leave the room can save you energy as well as money.  So now that you have these quick easy tips to save the planet and money.....Start cashing in on the savings! 

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