World Ozone day – I love the Ozone layer

Believe it or not, but the 16th of September is marked as the one and only World Ozone Day. This day is dedicated to the protective and invisible shell covering our planet and protecting us from all kinds of harm.

As part of the United Nations Environmental Programme, the world ozone day wants you to pay attention to the earth’s vanishing ozone layer. So how you can personally help to protect the ozone layer? Well, here are some cool tips which will help you contribute a bit to preserve our planets little blanket.

  • If you have a refrigerator build before 1994, don’t reuse or sell it to someone else. Treat it as scrap and/or bring it to your local scrap collector. They will know what to do with these old environmental un-friendly machines.
  • When buying any kind of spray (body or cleaning spray) be sure to check if there are no ozone depleting substances in them like Trichlorofluoromethane or Carbon tetrachloride.