Read the heartbreaking article "Plastic Ocean".
Buy fewer things. Don´t buy on impulse. Ask yourself if the thing you're buying is something that you really need.
Understand the impact of the products that you buy on the environment, from resource extraction through to disposal (watching The Story of Stuff will help).
Eat less meat (read here to understand why).
Wednesday, August 27, 2008
Low Impact Man: How to Lower Your Impact Now
It is amazing how hard it is, for example, to buy food that doesn't come in packaging., To do this you have to visit smaller markets, and especially fruit and vegetable markets.