Green living habits are hit-and-miss
TORONTO ? Don’t start polishing that environmentally-friendly halo just yet. A national survey of household habits says Canadians have made some changes for conservation, but still hold onto habits that go against the green-living grain.
Six in 10 households now use fluorescent bulbs, over four in 10 have programmable thermostats, recycling rates have jumped and 60 per cent of homes have water-saving shower heads since the last household efficiency survey in 1994.
globeandmail.com: Green living habits are hit-and-miss