Wilfrid Laurier's Green Team

Happy Tuesday! Hopefully you are all enjoying the weather and getting ready for tomorrow’s amazing bake sale. Here are some green tips to brighten your week.

Lush makes this really cool Shampoo Bar, which has less packaging and lasts longer than bottled shampoo, since you are using less. 

Procrastinating from midterms? Try making this Recycle Paper Basket

CRAZY ways you can use Olive Oil

Can your Smartphone can be green? Here’s how.

At the Bake sale, we will be collecting used printer paper to give to SIFE in order to turn it into recycled notebooks. DON’T FORGET TO BRING YOUR PAPER. If you recycle your paper products and cardboard, your contribution to every ton that is recycled saves on average 17 trees, 60,000 gallons of water, 225 kilowatt hours and 3.3 cubic yards of landfill space. 

In light of Out of the Bottle coming up and tonights amazing presentation about water, here is a really inspiring article from National Geographic. Learn about new water filtration technology that allows wastewater to be rendered safe for drinking. 

12 Tips to get off the water bottle 

15 Things you could repair instead of replace

Participate in National Sweater Day and get a free call from a Grandma!


Aerial View of Gulf Oil Spill


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