Green Summer Pledge

Pledge to go greener this summer! Pick at least one of seven simple ways you can make a difference for our planet, and stick with your commitment all summer long!

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Bring Your Own Cup


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This summer I'm cutting my waste by bringing my own cup when I get a drink to go! Reuse is even better than recycling. Join me to waste less! Take the pledge yourself at surveymonkey.com/r/greensummerpledge.
Green Summer Pledge - Bring your own cup

Take Shorter Showers


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This summer I'm taking shorter showers! Cutting a ten minute shower to five minutes saves 10-25 gallons of water. Join me to use water wisely! Take the pledge yourself at surveymonkey.com/r/greensummerpledge.
Green Summer Pledge Shorter Showers

Skip the Straw


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This summer I'm skipping the straw! As many as 170 million straws are used every day in the U.S. Join me to waste less! Take the pledge yourself at surveymonkey.com/r/greensummerpledge.
Green Summer Pledge - Skip the straw

Switch to Green Cleaners 


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This summer I'm switching to green cleaners! Replacing hazardous cleaners with non-toxic cleaning supplies protects people, animals, and the environment. Join me to clean green! Take the pledge yourself at bothellwa.gov/greencleanpledge
Green Summer Pledge - Green cleaners

Use Natural Yard Care


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This summer I'm protecting Puget Sound by using natural yard care methods in my garden! That means I won't use harmful pesticides and other chemicals. Join me to help our local wildlife! Take the pledge yourself at www.surveymonkey.com/r/greensummerpledge.
Green Summer Pledge - Natural yard care

Use a Professional Car Wash


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This summer I'm taking my car to a professional car wash instead of washing at home in my driveway. Even "biodegradable" soap hurts wildlife when it gets into our streams! Join me to protect Puget Sound from pollution! Take the pledge yourself at surveymonkey.com/r/greensummerpledge.
Green Summer Pledge - Use a car wash

Bring Your Own Bags


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This summer I'm cutting my waste by remembering to bring my reusable bags to the store with me. Join me to waste less! Take the pledge yourself at surveymonkey.com/r/greensummerpledge.
Green Summer Pledge - Bring bag

Bring Your Own Reusable To-Go Container


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This summer I'm cutting my waste by bringing my reusable container for takeout instead of sending Styrofoam to the landfill. Join me to waste less! Take the pledge yourself at surveymonkey.com/r/greensummerpledge.

Green Summer Pledge - Reusable containers

Turn Off the Lights


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This summer I'm turning off my lights when I leave the room to lower my energy consumption. Join me in saving energy! Take the pledge yourself at surveymonkey.com/r/greensummerpledge.
Green Summer Pledge Turn Off Lights