Today, Verizon Wireless New York unveiled some greats apps that will help you get the most out of Earth Day. And in the end hopefully make you more green! Let’s begin with Light Bulb Finder, everyone knows that energy-saving light bulbs are on the rage these days. This application makes it super easy to find the alternative to your old non-green lightbulb, and it works right from your phone. If you are on Verizon 4G LTE you can get the results even faster. Now, you don’t want to put everything into the trash, you want to be green as possible this earth day. With “My Recycle List” you can find the closest recycling center to your location, this way you can get everything done the right way. Are you interested in getting more tips on how to go green? Then the “Go Green” application is the one for you, go ahead and download it. Those are just a few of the many great earth days applications that are available in the Google Play
(Android Market). To check out the rest of the top 5 applications check out the Press Release below!
With this in mind, Verizon Wireless, provider of the nation’s largest 4G LTE network, took a look at smartphone apps available on Android – one of the most popular platforms today – and hand-picked some of the best free apps that encourage sustainable-living and help users go green.
Here are Verizon Wireless New York’s top-5 picks for green apps this Earth Day:
- GoodGuide: Shopping today? Be sure to take GoodGuide with you! It can instantly reveal just how safe, healthy, green or socially responsible a product is as you shop by scanning its barcode, making it easy to improve your environmental footprint. Available on Android.
- Light Bulb Finder: Light Bulb Finder helps you switch from conventional light bulbs to energy-saving equivalents with the right fit, style and light quality. You can buy bulbs; see cost, savings, and environmental impact directly through the app. Available on Android.
- My Recycle List: Tired of trying to find the right recycling center and making a bunch of trips? With My Recycle List, you can quickly find recycling locations nearby that accept the items you’re looking to move—in just a few clicks. Available on Android.
- Go Green: Go Green is absolutely packed with green tips that you get each time you open it. For every new tip you earn, your green status grows! Available on Android.
- Locavore: Shopping locally helps reduce your transportation, which eases the impact on the environment. Locavore makes searching for in-season, local food a breeze by pinpointing nearby farms and farmers’ markets. Why not walk there? J Available on Android.
Be sure to check out Google Play for even more green apps. Also, while, these may provide you with the tools / info you need—it’s up to you to take action