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Weekly Tip: Washing Clothes in Cold Water

Posted By Susan Suarez On March 26, 2007 @ 2:06 pm In Green Lifestyles, Tips | No Comments

About 90% of the energy used to wash your clothes is used to just heat the water. There are now detergents available designed for cold-water washing. This will keep about 500 pounds of carbon dioxide out of the atmosphere each year.



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