Do's And Don'ts.

When you harm nature, you harm your own future.

Do's And Don'ts
Do's & Don'tsDo's & Don'ts
Let's Start from Home
Do's
BulleteUse mug instead of running tap while brushing teeth.Let's Start from Home
BulleteWhile watering plants, instead of running hose, use water cane.
BulleteUse a toilet flush which consumes less water.
BulleteCarry cloth,jute or paper bag to the market.
BulleteUse dustbin for garbage disposal.
BulletePlant a garden. Even in urban settings, you can grow herbs
and flowers in pots.
BulleteWear extra-layer of clothes at home instead of turning up
the heater.
BulleteWhile shaving, use mug instead running hose.
BulleteIf you have a choice, pick paper bags over plastic bags
at the grocer and elsewhere if you do take plastic bags, wash
and reuse them.
Don'ts
BulleteWhile taking bath, don't use shower run for long.
BulleteDon't allow water overflow from the over head tank.
BulleteDon’t buy loud crackers during Deepawali.
BulleteFor washing floor,Don't use running hose use mop and bucket.
BulleteDon't junk things break rather think to fix them.
BulleteAvoid unnecessary use of lights and fans.
BulleteDon't louder the volume of your TV, radio and music system.
BulleteNever leave food residue in your plate uneaten.
BulleteDon't over packaged’ goods and foods. Containers and packaging make up about a quarter of the waste stream
Prevention and Control of Vehicular Pollution
Do's
BulleteDo you really need to drive a car everywhere? Walk to work,
or ride a bicycle
Vehicular Pollution
BulleteCarpool. Two - or four - can ride as cheaply as one.
BulleteGet a valid pollution under control certificate from authorized
testing centre.
BulleteClean up your act. Keep automobiles fuel filters clean and
save the fuel.
BulleteClean the air filter and oil filter regularly.
BulleteClean the carbon deposit from silencer.
BulleteMaintain recommended tyre pressure.
Don'ts
BulleteDon't use extensively your private vehicles,try to use public transportation whenever possible.
BulleteAvoid congested road and rush hours.
BulleteDon’t idle away energy. Beyond one minute, it is more fuel - efficient to restart your car
BulleteDon't forget to Keep your vehicle tuned up. When a vehicle is running well, it uses nine per cent less fuel and thus emits fewer toxic and noxious fumes.
BulleteDon't try to replicate mechanical works and experiment with your car.
BulleteDon't forget to replace your old battery with new battery when it required.
BulleteDon't use clutch pedal as footrest.
Prevention and Control of Water Pollution
Do's
BulleteReuse of water whenever possible, Kitchen water can be
used for watering the plants
Vehicular Pollution
BulletePlan your kitchen activity to avoid wastage of fuel and water.
BulleteFix leaks promptly. A dripping joint can waste more than
76 liters of water a day.
BulleteTake showers instead of baths. Showers use less water -
if you limit them to five minutes. Install low-flow shower-heads.
BulletePlastic materials can be a murder weapons for wildlife,
minimise their use. Blown from land and roadsides, they
often end up in the water, where they can entangle and
kill birds and fishes.
BulleteUse sprinkler for irrigation.
BulleteUse scientific method of application fertilizers.
BulleteWhile shaving, use mug instead running hose.
BulleteRun your dishwasher, washing machine, and dryer only when you have full loads. · When possible, use an outdoor clothesline instead of a clothes dryer.
Don'ts
BulleteDon't keep on the tap running while having, bath, brushing teeth, or washing dishes it wastes about 2 liters of water every minute.
BulleteDon’t hose down your lawn or corridor to clean it. Sweep it off.
BulleteDon’t wash the clothes and kitchen utensils in the water bodies.
BulleteDon’t litter. When camping, keep the areas clean.
BulleteAvoid throwing flowers, sweets, puja materials into a river. It will degrade the quality of water. The river wont be happy with this.
BulleteAvoid throughing dead bodies in a river. This will ultimately landing in the mouth of dogs, vultures & other animals.Do you like it to happen with your bodies.
BulleteNever dump anything into the water bodies.
BulleteAvoid use of weedicides
Prevention and Control of Noise Pollution
Do's
BulleteAlways maintain your motor vehicle and its exhaust silencer in
proper condition.
Noise Pollution
BulleteEnsure that your Diesel Generator Set is provided with acoustic
enclosure which gives a reduction of a minimum 25 dBA
(as per the provisions of the Govt. of India notification GSR 371(E),
dated May 17,2002.
BulleteAsk for copy of valid type approval certificate from the
dealer while purchasing portable petrol/kerosene generator
sets (as per Govt. of India notification viz. GSR 742(E),
dated September 25, 2000, which prescribes noise
standards for petrol/kerosene generator sets).
BulleteKeep the volume of the loudspeaker or sound amplification
system low so as not to annoy your neighbors.
BulleteEnsure that the sound from your music system is played at volume which does not disturb your neighbor.
BulletePlay fire-crackers only outdoors in large open areas and community level.
BulletePurchase only those fire-crackers that comply the noise standards as provided by the Govt. of India regulation GSR 682(E),dated October 5, 1999.
Don'ts
BulleteAvoid using horns except at emergencies.
BulleteAvoid use of multi toned/air horns in your vehicle.
BulleteDo not install Diesel Generator Sets without prior approval of the competent authority, if required by local laws.
BulleteAvoid use of loudspeaker in the open.
BulleteDo not use loudspeaker or any sound amplification system between 10:00 P.M. and 6:00 A.M., except in closed premises.
BulleteDo not make your neighbor a captive listener to your music system.
BulleteDo not play fire-crackers between 10:00 P.M. to 6:00 A.M.
Energy Conservation
Do's
BulleteClean the condenser coils on the back or bottom of your
refrigerator once a year. Adjust your refrigerator to a less-cold setting.
BulleteMake maximum use of natural light.
BulleteIf you use a radiator heat, put a reflector sheet behind the
radiator.
It keeps the heat from being absorbed by the wall.
Energy Conservation
Don'ts
BulleteDon't keep on the lights if you will be out of the room for 15 minutes or more.
BulleteDon't use electricity during day time Think about it - do you really need to turn on a light during the day.
BulleteDo not install Diesel Generator Sets without prior approval of the competent authority, if required by local laws.
BulleteDon't prefer incandescent light and replace energy efficient , compact fluorescent light tubes even if it cost more.
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