Move over, white Christmas, and make way for a “green” holiday. Here are a few tips that can make your holidays more environmentally friendly, courtesy of the American Chemical Society (ACS), the world’s largest scientific society, and the ACS Green Chemistry Institute. The Institute works to foster the discovery and design of chemical products and processes that eliminate generation and use of hazardous substances.
To reduce your own personal carbon footprint and nudge society a little further toward sustainability:
Here’s to a cleaner, greener Holiday Season and 2009 from the 160,000 members of the ACS! For more information about green chemistry, please visit www.acs.org/greenchemistry.
The American Chemical Society — the world’s largest scientific society — is a nonprofit organization chartered by the U.S. Congress and a global leader in providing access to chemistry-related research through its multiple databases, peer-reviewed journals and scientific conferences. Its main offices are in Washington, D.C., and Columbus, Ohio.