Description Nrdc: Simple Steps Deck de National Resources Defense Council:
The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) is one of the nation's most effective environmental action groups. For three decades, the NRDC has fought successfully to defend wilderness and wildlife and to protect clean air, clean water, and a healthy environment. NRDC's popular "Simple Steps" initiative offers easy, everyday actions for creating an eco-friendly home and sustainable lifestyle. Got a minute? Got a morning? Got a month? With the fifty steps in this deck, it's easy to make the home healthy and safe, no matter how busy the day. Organized room by room, the deck provides green solutions for the whole house - inside and out. Washing clothes in cold water, using all-natural cleaning alternatives, purchasing local produce, and maintaining proper pressure for car tires, these simple actions are all focused on how to protect the home and the planet. It's easy to get started - just pull a card from the deck or hang them around the house.
The Natural Resources Defense Council is a national, nonprofit organization of scientists, lawyers and environmental specialists dedicated to protecting public health and the environment. Founded in 1970, NRDC has 1.2 million members and online activists, served from offices in New York, Washington, Chicago, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Beijing. Their mission is to protect the planet's wildlife and wild places and ensure a safe and healthy environment for all living things.