By The Green Patriot Working Group
With "50 basic Steps to Kick America's Oil Habit", the aim of the golf green Patriot operating staff is to begin the following oil boycott--when the US tells the area that it does not want oil anymore from unfriendly, adverse or risky governments simply because its voters were empowered to do their percentage to kick our severe dependancy to petroleum. Following within the footsteps of the very winning "50 easy Steps to avoid wasting the Earth from worldwide Warming", the golf green Patriot operating Group's most up-to-date purchaser guide offers effortless and sensible steps anyone can take to minimize their own dependency on petrochemicals. From the cosmetics and family cleansing items we buy to the meals we consume, our number of transportation, how we warmth our houses or even the garments we put on, americans could make offerings that would make a massive distinction for our destiny nationwide safeguard. "50 basic Steps" additionally appears to be like on the many facet advantages of forsaking petroleum items together with better public overall healthiness (from decreased cancer agents, pollutants and pollution), a more fit atmosphere (due to lowered greenhouse gases and worldwide warming) and a more healthy financial system (due to maintaining billions of U.S. funds in our personal country). "50 uncomplicated Steps" demanding situations and evokes its readers to be leaders-each individual, each one eco-friendly Patriot-and to do their fair proportion for the US. "50 basic Steps" makes it effortless.
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In Southern California, Pax Organica delivers certified organic produce once a week. com. com for more locally delivered produce. com. com. com. com. com. com. ca. com. STEP #16 Buy Organic Wine We’ve come to believe that a glass of wine each night is good for your health—a true anti-aging elixir. However, did you know that most nonorganic wines are filled with harmful pesticides made from oil? S. Food and Drug Administration’s Total Diet Study showed 44 pesticide residues in 15 wine samples, representing four pesticide formulations or metabolites: carbaryl, dimethoate, omethoate and dicloran.
For a light and airy fragrance, add a few drops of your favorite essential oil to the above recipes. Essential oils, available at health food stores, come in many aromas, from rose to lavender to orange. They are the distilled essence of the plant or herb and safer than fragrances found in commercial products because they are based on plant oil from a single source. If you are allergic to one essential oil, try another. Be sure that the label specifies the oil is naturally derived, containing no synthetic fragrance ingredients.
Improved food security. A food system that is dependent on foreign oil to produce our food is risky for national security. Conflicts could cause oil rates to escalate and significantly impact or even halt our food production. Putting our trust in local farms eliminates our dependence on foreign oil for food. This is also of critical importance should major transportation routes be brought to a halt by a terrorist attack or natural disaster. Increased regional economic health. Buying locally grown foods keeps money within the community and produces a stronger local economy.
50 Simple Steps to Kick America's Oil Habit by The Green Patriot Working Group