GO GREEN! EPA News You Can Use - June 2012
Friday, June 01, 2012
Check out U.S. EPA's monthly GO GREEN! Newsletter
In this issue:
- Enviro-Tip of the Month: Prepare for disaster before it strikes. June 1 marks the beginning of hurricane season in the US. Individuals, communities, and businesses can do more to plan ahead for safety, shortages, and storm cleanup.
- What You Can Do, What You Can Use: Hot tips for a cool summer! Save energy in summer and fight climate change. Get tips to reduce energy bills and greenhouse gas emissions.
- Don't Fry - Any Day! With the start of the summer season, avoid overexposure to the sun's harmful "UV" rays. Put on sunscreen, wear a hat, sunglasses, and a t-shirt. Melanoma, the most serious form of skin cancer, is on the rise in America and is the most common cancer among young adults aged 25-29. Read about Action Steps for Sun Safety.
- Videos and More: Asthma Awareness Message - A joint message from EPA and the American Lung Association.