AND... ACTION!

Simple actions that have real benefits for you and the environment

Here are 6 ways to change your life for the better &

have a positive impact by reducing carbon emissions & ocean pollution, bringing colour back to the world's reefs!

CLEAN UP

Take yourself or your dog for a walk & collect rubbish regularly! Plastic makes up the majority of litter - the more we collect the better off every part of the environment! When plastic comes into contact with coral, the likelihood of disease rises from 4% to 90%! Sea birds & ocean creatures are dying consuming plastic, mistaking it for food. 

Benefits

• Cash from Return & Earn (see below)

• Reduce ocean pollution & ocean-borne diseases

• Feel good about every single bit of litter you remove from nature

 

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COMPOSTING

Food scraps in your kitchen bin produce methane which has a global warming potential 34x greater than CO2! Compost scraps to reduce methane, landfill & improve your garden! Even if you live in an apartment, read on...

 

Benefits

• Free nutrients for soil, homegrown veggies & herbs

• Reduce methane & global warming

• Reduce waste going to landfill

 

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REDUCE ELECTRICITY USE & COST

There are myriad ways to reduce your use of electricity in the home & workplace. By following a simple checklist over time you can make reductions across all areas of your home and business.

Benefits

• Save money on your electricity bills

• Reduce CO2 emissions & global warming

• Bring colour back to the world's reefs - together we can have a direct impact

 

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RETURN & EARN RECYCLING

Return cans, glass & plastic bottles that you use at home or pick up when out & about to earn cash!

Did you know - a recycled glass bottle uses a whopping 70% less energy to produce than a new one!

Benefits

• Earn 10c per returned item

• Reduce carbon emissions through recycling

• Reduce the production of virgin materials

 

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REDUCE / REFUSE / REUSE / RECYCLE

Stuffocation is a modern problem, reflect on your consumption and you'll see that a lot of what you consume is based on over-convenience & habit. You don't need so much STUFF and can reuse, resell, and buy second hand.

Benefits

• Save cash / make cash

• Avoid stuffocation, value experiences over stuff

• Reduce the energy & virgin resources used to produce stuff, & single use items, thereby reducing CO2 emissions, global warming & waste

 

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REDUCE YOUR TRANSPORT POLLUTION

Reducing our transport carbon footprint and changing how & why we move around is crucial. Consider different options for different types of trip, shared transportation, fuel & vehicle types, timing & necessity.

Benefits

• Public or shared transport is cheaper than private

• Walking or cycling improves fitness & experience​

• Reduce CO2 emissions & carcinogenic fumes

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LIVE THE DIFFERENCE NOW is based in Sydney, Australia, but aims to inspire people from all places & walks of life to reduce their carbon footprint & ocean pollution so as to bring colour back to the world's reefs! Healthy reefs & ocean ecosystems, and lower ocean temperatures, are necessary for OUR survival as well as marine flora & fauna

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