Thursday, December 6, 2007


Did you know you can reduce your carbon footprint, help eliminate waste and pollution, and give yourself a chance at some great prizes in one simple step? It’s a win-win situation for you, the community and the ecosystem…and you can even win a $5000 prize package from Brighter Planet.

What do you have to do? Just fill out the pledge form at and then start using reusable bags when you go shopping. It’s that easy. Just by doing that you'll start making a dent in the waste of the 12 million barrels of oil and the 14 million trees used to produce plastic and paper bags each year. Plus you'll curb your carbon footprint by almost 4 pounds each month.

Visit the C3 site to sign up and then tell your friends: you could win a $5000 prize package from Brighter Planet or one of several other terrific prizes.

New American Dream has also made it easier for you to join the new BYOB, when you pledge you get a coupon for 20% off from Worldwide, an estimated 4 billion plastic bags end up as litter each year. Tied end to end that’s enough to circle the earth 63 times. Isn't it time to start making a difference?

Pledge Now to Bring Your Own Bag!

Go here to join the campaign and learn more about becoming a Carbon Conscious Consumer.

Thank You for Making a Difference


Renee Drew said...

In the Monroe or Toledo area, bringing a reusable bag gets shoppers at Meijer's a $ .05 credit off the bill for each bag. Now, I admit it's only a nickel, but as Ben Franklin said, "If you take care of the pennies, the dollars will take care of themselves."

cpm said...

WAY TO GO Meijers!!! ROCK ON!!