Walk, bike, use public transportation. If it’s necessary to use a car, be sure to have a fuel efficient vehicle or car pool. Aggregate your trips, so there’s one weekly shopping trip, for example, instead of 4 or 5.
1. Reduce the use of plastic, a petroleum derived product.
2. Buy natural fiber clothing instead of polyester, nylon, and other forms of synthetic, petroleum derived clothing.
4. Buy products that are produced locally, instead of one’s that require transportation from a distance.
10. Change your vehicle use patterns. Use your car less or not at all.