Turn off the Lights! Turn off the water! Reuse and recycle!
I know I try to follow those simple guidelines and have installed low flush toilets, energy efficient appliances and compact fluorescent lights in my home. Sears is trying to help a bit by “rolling out the Kenmore Elite® dishwasher with Ultra WashHE technology, and the SteamCare(TM) Washer and Dryer lines, along with a new alliance with the Jane Goodall Institute’s Roots & Shoots Program. ”
The Roots & Shoots program is a youth program whose mission is to foster respect and compassion for all living things, to promote understanding of all cultures and beliefs and to inspire each individual to take action to make the world a better place for people, animals and the environment.
With that goal in mind, Sears’ new product line will be high efficiency, high performance and have a sleek modern line. “Consumers understand that small changes made in their homes can have a significant impact on the environment,” said Tina Settecase, vice president and general manager of home appliances, Sears Holdings Corp. ” As part of the initiative, $25 will be donated to the Roots & Shoots Program for every Kenmore Elite dishwasher with Ultra WashHE technology sold between Oct. 28 and Nov. 7, 2007. To read more