Green Choices

Bolton and Rochdale Methodist District Mission Committee invite you to consider:


  • Join Campaigns
  • Influence Government and Business
  • Re-use
  • Recycle
  • Use less plastic
  • Use public transport
  • Walk or cycle
  • Cut car journeys
  • Cut air travel
  • Use eco-friendly products
  • Change to green energy suppliers
  • Install solar panels or green roofs
  • Use low-energy light bulbs
  • Draw curtains at dusk
  • Cook with lids on
  • Wash at lower temperatures
  • Switch off when not in use
  • Insulate homes and offices
  • Don’t waste water
  • Save paper


Green Info

FLIGHTS by UK citizens already cause twice as much climate change as cars (2007)

AVIATION is the UK ’s fastest growing contributor to climate changeWasteful use of ELECTRICITY produced by fossil fuels creates an average 6 tonnes of CO2 per house per year

Driving a CAR is the most polluting thing an average person in the UK does

A quarter of UK Carbon emissions comes from ROAD TRANSPORT

COMPUTERS use huge amounts of electricity.  Use a laptop rather than a desk top, and switch off when not in use

COMPUTER GAMES also use a great deal of electricity