Day 23: Washed Laundry in Cold Water
Today was laundry day. Took my unmentionables to the laundromat and washed them in cold water.
According to The US Department of Energy, 90% of the energy used for washing clothes in a conventional top-load washer is for heating the water. There are two ways to reduce the amount of energy used for washing clothes—use less water and use cooler water.