There are lots of ways to make eco-friendly choices no matter where you go. College is no exception! You can take your sustainable living habits to your college dorm. These can be small or big actions that you can do on a daily basis.
Print only when necessary and use both sides of the paper.
Choose digital textbooks and notes over printed materials.
If allowed, bring energy-efficient appliances like a mini-fridge or microwave, and look for the Energy Star rating.
Join or start an eco-friendly club or group on campus.
Participate in campus sustainability initiatives and events.
Share your green habits with others.
Reduce Food Waste:
Plan meals carefully to avoid overbuying groceries.
Compost food scraps if your dorm has a composting system.
Bike or Walk:
Use a bicycle or walk instead of driving short distances if possible. This reduces your carbon footprint.
Remember, even small eco-friendly changes in your dorm can make a big difference over time. By incorporating these practices into your daily life, you can contribute to a more sustainable and eco-friendly campus environment.