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Use less paper.
Encourage children to keep their old exercise books for paper recycling.
Use blank side of used paper to make note pads.
 
Cut down on gift wrapping paper.
Use handkerchiefs rather than paper napkins.
Send any unwanted toys and clothing to charity groups or the needy instead of throwing them away.
 
Use less plastic bags and use durable bags or baskets.  Plastic bags take years to decompose.
Encourage the use of reusable dishes and utensils in fast food shops.
Bring your own mug to office. Avoid using paper cups.
 
Minimize the number of document copies.
Reuse envelopes.
Use pencils for drafting rather than ball pens.
 
Return coat hangers to cleaners.
Suitably purchase apparels to avoid waste.
 
Separate waste paper at home and in office for paper recycling.
Encourage the use of reusable dishes and utensils in fast food shops.
 
Collect all metals for recycling, e.g. aluminium cans, metal containers and mixed metals.