Top 10 Eco-Friendly Back to School Tips

It’s the end of August and time for the kids to go back to school.

Back to school is the perfect time to start adopting some greener habits you & your whole family can practice all year long. Below are the top ten tips to going back to school the green way.Eco-Friendly Back to School Tips

Top Ten Eco-Friendly Back to School Tips:

  1. Ride your bike or walk to school whenever possible.
  2. Use last year’s backpack.
  3. Use a reusable lunch box & water bottle, instead of disposable.
  4. Buy local & organic foods & snacks to pack in lunches
  5. Buy recycled paper, notebooks & other supplies.
  6. Use refillable pens & pencils.
  7. Buy a canvas & cardboard binders, instead of plastic.
  8. Buy used books.
  9. Buy new school clothes from a second hand shop.
  10. And don’t forget to always recycle.

One Comment on “Top 10 Eco-Friendly Back to School Tips”

  • homeschool November 1st, 2011 11:31 am

    Another Eco-friendly way would be to homeschool your children and save yourself a drive to school

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