EAB: What You Can Do: "Green Tips" and "Green Facts"

 Green Tips:

  • Check out your bathroom.  Use low-flow faucets, showerheads, and toilets.
  • Limit the length of your shower.  Even better, take a "navy shower", shutting off the water while soaping up and shampooing. 
  • Don't run the water when brushing your teeth.
  • Do full loads of laundry and set the rinse cycle to "cold".

 Green Fact:

A leaky faucet can waste up to 20 gallons of water per day, and a leaking toilet can waste up to 200 gallons a day.  A family of four using low-flow showerheads instead of full-flow models can save about 20,000 gallons of water per year.

Delanco's DROP Bags Program

Miranda Pawline, a Delanco resident and NJ Pre Teen Sweetheart, has implemented the DROP (Delanco Recycles Our Plastic) Bags Program.  There is a container inside of the Municipal Building and the Delanco Public Library where you can drop your used plastic bags to be recycled rather than going to the landfill.  Thanks Miranda!

Want to share your favorite Green Tip or Green Fact? Email us atinfo@delancotownship.com