For as long as history has been around to record events, arts and crafts have been a part of our lives as well. We all engage in some form of arts and crafts and we all do it in so many different ways. It does not matter if we live in one of those trendy condos or in one of those handsome mansions with a riverfront view; arts and crafts play a part in some way, shape, and form.
If we were to take this one step further, we will quickly find that arts and crafts have also been changing in the past few years. That is, the types of materials that we use when engaging in this type of activity and it all has to do with our efforts to preserve our planet. The next time that we go out to buy art supplies, we should take a moment to observe the types of materials being offered for purchase in the shops. Yes, they are more recycle friendly and for good reason. We are being encouraged to be more aware of our environment and to do all that we can to preserve and conserve our surroundings.
Believe it or not, the paper that we use to jot down notes has become more recyclable. The paper towels that we use, the fabric of newspapers and art posters, and even the paper cups and plates that we use are now being made with recycling in mind.
Tins, cans, jars, and bottles are all being made from materials that allow us to recycle them after we have finished using them. Water treatment plants are becoming more of a reality to help us in our efforts to preserve our environments and even those friendly cars are being equipped with gadgets that enable them to use less energy and emit less fumes into our environment. Several homeowners will readily tell you about the recycling initiatives in their neighborhoods.
This trend is only going to become more popular with time because at the end of the day, there is really no choice for us if we expect to keep our planet clean and functioning. Agents of real estate are pushing the recycling initiatives as part of their sales pitch. Agents from other cities are following suit as well. It is your time.
Dr. Jaleel at Fairlawn Dental Centre in Ottawa. Your support is appreciated!