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Reducing Waste and Protecting the Planet: Green Llama's take on Earth Day

by Kay Baker on Apr 13, 2023

Reducing Waste and Protecting the Planet: Green Llama's take on Earth Day

I heard an astonishing statistic recently. Spoken by Sir David Attenborough; 96% of the mass of all mammals on Earth can be accounted for only by humans, and the livestock they raise. The point is, that humans have had a massive impact on our planet, its ecosystems and the diversity of life. 

Earth Day is an annual event celebrated on April 22nd to raise awareness and inspire action towards protecting the environment. It was first celebrated in the United States in 1970, initiated by Senator Gaylord Nelson, who was concerned about the growing environmental crisis. He wanted to bring environmental protection onto the national agenda and raise public awareness of environmental issues. The first Earth Day was a huge success, with over 20 million Americans participating in demonstrations and rallies across the country. Since then, Earth Day has become a global event, celebrated in over 190 countries around the world, and has played a significant role in promoting environmental awareness and action.

As a company that creates sustainable refills for surface cleaners, we are passionate about reducing waste and protecting the environment. This Earth Day, we want to share with you some tips and insights on how you can make a difference in reducing your environmental impact. 

First and foremost, we want to emphasize the importance of reducing waste. Did you know that every year, over 8 million metric tons of plastic end up in our oceans? This not only harms marine life but also has a negative impact on human health. By using our refillable surface cleaners, you can reduce the amount of plastic waste you generate and help protect our planet. 

Secondly, we believe in the power of small actions. Even the smallest changes in your daily routine can make a big impact. For example, switching to reusable grocery bags or investing in a reusable water bottle can greatly reduce your carbon footprint. Additionally, choosing to use our eco-friendly surface cleaners can have a significant impact on the environment. 

Progress, not perfection.  

Lastly, we want to encourage everyone to spread awareness and educate others on the importance of protecting the environment. By sharing information and encouraging others to take action, we can make a bigger impact than by acting alone. 

We are proud to be a part of the solution in protecting our planet. Our refillable surface cleaners are made with sustainable materials and are designed to minimize waste. By choosing our products, you can help reduce your environmental impact and make a positive change. 

This Earth Day, let's come together to protect the environment and create a sustainable future for generations to come. Together, we can make a difference. 

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