Green Notebook: 7 Simple Tips for a Greener Kitchen

Green Notebook: 7 Simple Tips for a Greener Kitchen

Stephanie Kinnear
Sep 25, 2008
9-25-2008gnfinal.jpgFor a lot of people, the kitchen is the heart of the house. Sure, it's where meals are prepared, but it's also where kids hang out, friends share a few drinks, and families decompress. Here are 7 really simple tips we've gathered that will help you keep the heart of your home as green as possible. Get them all after the jump. 9-05-08_dishwasher.jpg
Make you dishwasher eco-friendlier
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Use Kosher salt to clean cast iron
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Clean your counters with a paintbrush
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Set a fruit fly death trap
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Keep kitchen scraps in the freezer (before you compost)
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Compost! (The easy way)
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Clean your microwave quickly and non-toxically
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