excerpt from Giving Back chapter from "Three Black Skirts":
Fourteen ways to live green,
*use refillable bottles for your kitchen, cleaning, and beauty products. it's economical and it cuts down on waste.
* encourage your coworkers to use recycled copy paper. Keep a recycling bin near the copy machine or anywhere else bulk paper accumulates.
*reuse envelopes for mailiing bills and other impersonal documents.
* recycle all cans, bottles, and newspapers both at work and at home.
If recycling is not mandatory in your community, start small with a neighborhood initiative.