We care for the environment, and this generation must believe in sustainable energy resources. We are not only speakers; we are doers. To save our planet for many more generations to come, many people have taken the initiative to bring the most sustainable methods of contributing to society for a better and greener tomorrow. There are clothing companies, charitable institutes, government agencies, and many other platforms that have taken the task to the next level to facilitate people in choosing the right and convenient methods to plant trees.
Climate change, not a myth!
Our world is dying, and we need to step in now and take action now. Paris Agreement alone cannot save the world until we plan to change it ourselves. Climate change is not a myth; it has been proven scientifically. Greenhouse gasses and carbon imprint is deteriorating our environment and melting the ice in the artic. So, what can we practically do to at least slow down the process if not stop it completely? We must admit that it is essential for humankind to start making an effort now.
Plant a tree and save the world
Trees are the most important part of the ecosystem, which helps in balancing the climate and the environment. A forest comprises trees and plants that help to reverse global warming, which adversely maintains the health of the earth. There is no one denying that global warming is real and would eventually cause a catastrophe.
Global warming is the biggest problem facing by earth and humankind nowadays which adversely affects our earth, and results of the same are observed in these days are:
- Increase in the level of the sea.
- Temperature increase.
- Climate change.
- Melting glaciers.
The other effects of De-Forestation include:
- Soil erosion destruction.
- Water cycle.
- Loss of biodiversity.
- The climate of change.
Benefits of Trees and Forest on Earth
Trees help humankind sustain life and living organisms on the planet earth. Trees and forests help in producing clean and drinking water. It also helps naturally filter the air that we inhale. The more trees around us, the better air to breathe for us and generations to come.
Advantages of planting trees in reducing global warming
The advantages of having trees in our environment are more than what we can count. However, some of the top ten advantages of trees and plants in any human community’s environment can be the following:
- An average size tree creates sufficient oxygen in one year for family of four.
- Planting trees can cut air-conditioning/ electricity costs up to 50 percent.
- Planting trees for the environment is good as they are renewable, biodegradable, and recyclable.
- If we plant 20 million trees, the earth will get 260 million more tons of oxygen.
- One acre of trees can remove up to 2.6 tons of Carbon Dioxide each year.
- During photosynthesis, trees and other plants absorb carbon dioxide and give off oxygen.
- Trees keep in cheek the air and water pollution.
- Why planting trees is important is evident as they are the natural habitat of the animals and birds, as well as many endangered species.
- Planting trees means more wood and paper products that can be easily recycled.
Plant a tree that produces the most Oxygen
You must know about the types of trees that help produce the most oxygen in the environment. The following trees not only produce the most oxygen, but it makes your house feels fresh and revitalized. The best part is that you do not have to take a lot of care of these trees as well
- Areca Palm
- Neem Tree
- Sansevieria Trifasciata Zeylanica, Snake Plant
- Aloe Vera
- Gerbera (Orange)
- Chrismas Cactus, Schlumbergeras
- Rama Tulsi, Tulsi (Green)
- Peepal Tree
Companies using sustainable energy resources
There are many organizations helping people build a better future for generations. Some clothing brands are helping people buy trendy clothes, international franchises, and multinationals strategizing initiatives to participate in a greener future by donating a part of their income through sales of particular products towards environment building and planting.
Some clothes are made with sustainable energy. You must believe in saving energy and saving our planet. From fast fashion to cotton, the list of ways we consume fashion that hurt our environment and other species is a long one. But is there hope? Apart from consuming less, recycling and repairing, we have clothes and textiles which are made from sustainable resources.
Apparel industry increasing carbon footprint
We've all been taught to reuse, reduce, and recycle, but have you ever given a thought to how your purchases impact the environment before they reach your recycling or donation bin? On average, Americans buy roughly 68 new pieces of clothing a year, which is why a great place to reduce your consumption is in your closet. The apparel and footwear industry's combined carbon footprint accounts for 8 percent of global greenhouse gases, according to a report by Quantis.
How can you help?
This generation’s mission is to help you stay comfortable. With every piece of apparel that you buy, we use them in planting trees. We might not have a lot of time on our hands due to our busy routines, but we can always lend a hand to those who are already saving the environment. Find people who are trying to make a difference and partner with them.