Save water

  • Install water-saving mechanisms in showerheads, toilet tanks, basins and sinks.
  • Use the water hose only when necessary and never as a broom.
  • Do not leave the water running when washing dishes, shaving or brushing your teeth.
  • Fix leaking faucets and water pipes immediately.
  • Collect rain water to feed the plants and wash the car.
  • Do not use running water to thaw meats or other frozen foods. 

Save electricity

  • Turn off the TV if you are not watching.
  • Turn off the lights if there is no one in the room.
  • Use compact fluorescent light bulbs.
  • Unplug all appliances that are not in use.
  • Turn on the water heater 30 minutes before taking a shower; turn it off immediately after.
  • Clean the filter of your air conditioner.  

Save gasoline

  • Whenever possible, use public transportation.
  • Drive at moderate, constant speeds.
  • Remove unnecessary weight from your automobile.
  • Turn off your engine if you stop for more than one minute.
  • Keep tires properly inflated.