Recent studies have found that Deakin Island has the HIGHEST rates out of all the states in Australia of: •Water usage •Carbon dioxide emissions • Waste
Deakin Islands Department of The Environment, have created this short clip with tips to assist the population of Deakin Island with:
Ensuring Sustainability of Deakin Island through REDUCING: -Water usage -Carbon Dioxide Emissions -Waste
•Turning off taps whilst brushing teeth or washing vegetables.
•Fix dripping taps
•Take short showers instead of a bath.
•Install water saving showerheads
•Install flush savers on toilets
Reducing-Carbon Dioxide Emissions
•Being energy efficient throughout your house, such as buying appliances with high star energy ratings.
•Buying renewable energy
•Making smarter travel choices such as using public transport, riding a bike, walking or carpooling
•Buy products with minimal packaging
•Buy products with packaging that can be recycled
•Choose refillable forms of products
•Use a basket, box or reusable shopping bag when shopping