Smartphones have already solidified itself as a common daily object. Additionally, being eco-friendly is certainly becoming the norm and all of us play a part in this global effort. With that being said, we have found a number of apps out there doing it’s part to make this lifestyle convenient for you. These 4 apps primarily helps in your journey to environmental sustainability, and save you both time and money on the side!
Give O2 : http://www.giveo2.com/
Concerned about your impact of your travels on the environment? This nifty app helps you track the distance you have traveled and the CO2 you have emitted. This will consolidated into a profile in which you can then use as a reference for your own personal CO2 offset. By engaging your own personal channels to offset you can now drive comfortable knowing that you have just neutralized your trip environmentally.
Leafully : https://leafully.com/
If you are the type of person who finds it tough to keep track on the energy usage at your home. Perhaps leafully can help. By syncing with your energy bills. It tracks your energy usage behavior and will give recommendations on how to save up on your next bill. It connects automatically to selected power companies, and also converts your energy usage to an easily understandable unit. A tree.
Paper Karma : https://www.paperkarma.com/
Tired of receiving vouchers or promos of stuff you don’t need that you end up throwing it away anyways. Just take out the app, snap a photo, and you’re done. The mailer is automatically contacted, so that you are removed from their mailing list.
Seafood Watch : http://www.seafoodwatch.org/
The story behind the seafood is more times murkier than it seems. With over fishing of certain species, unethical methods that might harm the ocean, the story of the fishes we eat are of concern. It can be hard to keep up. Seafood Watch helps regulate and monitor your options. It recommends you the type of seafood from the most sustainable choices to the ones that you should avoid due to said concerns.
Do you have any other apps you use to manage your sustainable efforts? Let us know in the comments!