07/03/2012 11:59 am ET Updated Jul 03, 2012

Green Myths Debunked: The Truth Behind Eco-Friendly Tips

From Terri Bennett, Founder of DoYourPart.com:

Forget Ghostbusters. I’m fighting popular green myths to help you get started on going green. With all the misinformation out there, it’s important to zero in on effective ways to Do Your Part to save money, save resources, and live healthier. Here are my ‘Top 7 Green Mythbusters.’

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Green Myths Debunked

About the Author:
Terri Bennett is a veteran TV meteorologist, syndicated columnist and author, and founder of DoYourPart, everyday green living ideas that are better for you and the planet. Send questions to terri@doyourpart.com and follow DoYourPart on Facebook and Twitter. Terri's new book "Do Your Part: A practical guide for everyday green living" is now available at DoYourPart.com
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