Expert Eco-Tips - Green Living Advice
Need easy advice on living a little bit greener? Emulate the experts. We asked these pros to share one habit and product they're loving right now.
By Amanda MacMillan
O, The Oprah Magazine | September 11, 2012
Photo: Courtesy of WormFactory.US
Karen Washington, Cofounder, Black Urban Growers in New York City
Best Habit: Collect rainwater. Why waste drinking water on plants when they perk right up with rainwater, which isn't treated with chemical softeners? You can buy special barrels, but I just place a large garbage pail under my gutters.
Favorite Product: A compost bin like the one from Worm Factory, which houses worms that turn food scraps and paper into compost. It makes amazing fertilizer for plants.
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