How to do your bit

27th October 2006 at 01:00
How to do your bit

Go Make a Difference: Over 500 daily ways to save the planet

Think Books pound;7.99

What's the most energy-consuming appliance in your home? Answer, the tumble dryer. So if you hang out your washing, you're making a significant contribution towards saving the planet.

This is just one tip. There are 499 others, from using a cardboard coffin, through only boiling one cupful of water for your cup of tea, all the way to installing a wind turbine in your garden. Now in a third edition, this book is a mine of information, with nearly 30 pages of contact addresses at the back.

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