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[Ambassador report] Small actions Big Results

by Rohan Kapur | 14-05-2019 12:27 Comments 7 Comments recommendations 0 recommendations

When we talk about sustainability or environment or recycling this is a collective action. It takes a community effort to bring a change. But individual efforts, rather small actions goes a long way in bringing considerable results in the society.

In the summer months, in scorching heat we get reprieve by a cool drink but disposal of that plastic or can is very important. Do not throw in the waste. Look for recyclable bin & dispose. Moreover, if the bin is not nearby, collect the recyclable material in a bag & dispose after 2-3 weeks as per convenience. You will feel empowered, cherished.

While brushing your teeth in the morning do not keep the tap open. Use water to rinse & dispose the froth only. A small leak can empty a huge water tank.

The newspaper that arrives daily to your household must not be thrown in the waste. Dispose in the recycling bin or deposit with local recycling agency. If it is a big load they may collect from your household as well.

While going for the regular grocery shopping or for purchasing fruits & vegetables, please use jute bags or recyclable plastic or paper bags. It is a good idea to carry a bag to the market, rather bringing a lot of plastic bags.

Print cartridges must be recycled. They are a huge threat to the environment. 

Study books may be donated / exchanged to / with the junior / senior students in the school. It is very effective considering the cost & environment both. 

The other books, leisure etc. may also be exchanged or sold. It is very good practice.

Art from waste is another form of sustainability. There are numerous form of art that can be created by waste paper, card-board, CDs, DVDs etc.

There is a saying, where there is a will there is a way. I have provided a few of practical recycling habits that are inculcated in my routine life since past 15 years. I am very sure that you must be practicing many of these are numerous other sustainable habits that is making our Beloved Mother Greener & happier.

Thanks for reading. 

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Kushal Naharki

  • Kushal Naharki says :

    Thank you for your report about small act and great results. I did conduct online campaign on small act and great impact.

    Green Cheers from Nepal :)
    Keep writing great reports.
    We are eager to read more reports from you.

    Kushal Naharki

    Posted 17-06-2019 05:45

Louis Mentor

  • Louis Mentor says :
    Hi Rohan,

    Thank you for writing this wonderful report, and I want to tell you that I learned a lot about the actions that we can do to protect our beautiful environment. Although as individuals what we do may seem trivial, I do believe when our actions are accumulated it will eventually have dramatic result to our environment. Let's all work hard for our earth! :)

    Louis Mentor
    Posted 20-05-2019 22:48

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Asmita Gaire

  • Asmita Gaire says :
    Hello Rohan
    Indeed small steps bring a mammoth difference. Thank you so much for sharing this useful tips.
    Green cheers.
    Posted 17-05-2019 20:12

Himani Chand

  • Himani Chand says :
    Thank you for this information post about plastics.
    In this 21st century when Earth is in the verge of getting all packed by plastics everywhere covering all the ecosystems and affecting biodiversity, hope we can bring revolution to it.
    Fighting!!! Green Cheers!!
    Posted 17-05-2019 10:36

Sainath Manikandan

  • Sainath Manikandan says :

    Nice report and thanks for sharing. I am active member of an environmental group and collect recycling materials from my neighborhood.
    Posted 14-05-2019 18:42

Wonhee Mentor

  • Wonhee Mentor says :
    Hello Rohan

    Thank you for sharing useful tips on what we can do to protect the environment in our daily lives. Donating books, recyclong plastics and reducing the use of unrecyclable packages do not require a lot of energy or time. However, the results will be dramatic if all members of the community follow them. Thank you for sharing this with us. Keep up the good work!

    Wonhee Mentor
    Posted 14-05-2019 18:36

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