The green movement has come a long way since it began several decades ago. Multitudes of companies and individuals are now taking every possible measure to green their homes and buildings. Regardless whether you are a seasoned green activist or a novice just catching green fever, take our quiz now to test how green you can be.
How does the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency recommend that we deal with solid waste?
Choose waste prevention above all and then choose recycling as a second option.
Dispose of solid waste as a last resort only.
EPA recommendations for solid waste incorporate both of the above answers.
What is the key to successfully becoming a green consumer?
Ease into green, make one or two green changes a month to sustain a green lifestyle.
Conduct a green audit of your home to identify a list of green action items you can implement immediately.
There is only one way to go green, kick your wasteful habits and jump on the green bandwagon whole-heartedly.
What are you trying to achieve by going green with one or two items a month?
You want to avoid friends and family judging your environmental passion as an obsession.
You are trying to make a greener lifestyle your way of life by building one good habit at a time.
The idea is to switch to a green lifestyle without causing undue financial hardship as green is more expensive.
Recycling one glass bottle saves enough energy:
to power a computer for 45 minutes
to power a computer for 35 minutes
to power a computer for 25 minutes
Recycling one tin can saves enough energy:
to power a television for 4 hours
to power a television for 3 hours
to power a television for 2 hours
What is a key secret to slowing down and eventual turning around the current abuse of our Earth?
small changes by many can make a large impact
political action and reform
boycotting of irresponsible companies products
What is the fourth “R” that the green movement recently added to the traditional three green principals?
What is one category of items that you can recycle that many people overlook and simply discard?
both of the above
How can you recognize products that help green the world by using recycled content during manufacture?
Look for a triangle made of three stylized arrows with the letters PETE underneath.