You turn off the water while brushing your teeth and flick off the light when you leave a room—“aren’t I being green enough?” you ask yourself. Well, you’re definitely making a valiant effort. But there are still some sneaky wasteful items that rear their ugly heads in your everyday life, despite your best efforts.
BC Hydro has taken it upon themselves to uncover these items in their Waste Showdown, and they need your help. Last week, they looked at 32 of the most wasteful things, you voted, and they’ve arrived at the Sweet 16. Now they need your votes again—you can vote here!
Here’s a quick recap of the first round:
With that in mind, we’ll leave it to you, the voters, in the next round to see which wasteful item is the winner (or in this case, loser). Here are the Sweet 16 matchups:
Ready to vote? Head over here to cast your ballot in the Sweet 16 round. You can also look for updates on Twitter @PowerSmartBC and join in the fun yourself using #WasteShowdown. Stay tuned for the Elite 8—which wasteful battles will be the closest? Find out next week!
Have your say—get voting!