|Charlotte Mecklenburg Utilities
|Energy Saving Sites
|Make A Difference:
* Use compact florescent light bulbs
These save lots of money and creates less
* Turn off the water when brushing your
* Use rechargeable batteries.
* Utilize reusable cloth bags for groceries
or a garment bag for dry cleaning instead of
* Avoid disposable plates, cups, and
* Store food in reusable containers instead
of foil, plastic wrap, or baggies.
* Start a compost and dispose of food and
yard trimmings in it.
* Use recycled products
* Participate in a carpool
* Turn the TV off
* Plant a tree
* Use a sunshade in your car in the
summer - less air conditioning will be
needed and gas will be saved.
* Send e-cards instead of paper cards.
* Use biodegradable cleaning products
|Charlotte Mecklenburg 3 Garbage Holidays:
Martin Luther King Day
If your day falls on a Holiday, it will be picked
up the next day.
|CHARLOTTE ONE STOP
|"LINKING THE CHARLOTTE COMMUNITY TOGETHER"
|"Make Us A