Do you know what the 3R’s stand for?
The 3R’s stand for Reduce, Reuse and Recycle.
We must reduce the use of plastic bags.
Use cloth or jute bags while shopping.
Reduce kitchen wastes by converting them into vermicompost.
Save water by taking short showers.
Save water by closing taps while brushing teeth.
Reduce the use of electricity, that is, we should turn off fans and lights when we leave a room.
Donate old clothes and toys so that they can be reused.
Old newspapers can be reused for wrapping gifts. I
ce cream sticks, old decorations etc can be reused to make greeting cards.
Recycle old magazines, newspapers and used notebooks.
Recycled old soda cans, milk containers and juice cans.
Recycle old electronic items like cell phones, computers and televisions.
If we reduce, reuse and recycle, we can live in a cleaner, safer and happier environment.