Top 5 Mobile Apps to help you do your bit for the Environment

Thursday, 5 June 2014 - 1:57pm IST | Place: Pune | Agency: dna
On World Environment Day, DNA tells you how you can contribute to the environment with these Green Apps
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Carbon Footprint Calculator

A carbon footprint is the total set of greenhouse gas emission caused by a person.

"My Footprint Calculator" is an app that calculates the environmental impact produced by the user’s everyday activities, puts it into perspective, and gives tips on how to reduce each person’s impact.
The app takes in your daily fuel consumption,electricity usage,food habits and calculates your carbon footprint in tonnes.

Available on: Android

 

Do It Yourself - Recycling

Have you ever wondered what to do with old bottles, buttons,cardboard boxes and other things that are of no use to you anymore?

If you like making your own handicrafts, and you want some ideas to recycle old things into new cool stuff to design your place, this is the right app for you!

Build out of a bottle or an old glass jar. There are step by step instructions along with pictures included in this app that will inspire you  and make your hands get to work.

So don't buy new things, just Recycle!

Available on: Android

 

Green Tips

Did you know that periodically cleaning the dust off the coils on the back of your fridge makes it more efficient? This informative app, offers more than 150 green tips.

Get tips related to: water, transport, waste and material resources, household consumption, and make better and effective choices

Available on: Android

 

Battery Doctor

Don't you hate it when your phone runs out of juice every 4 hours? and all the charging add to the exorbitant electricity bill at the end of the month?

Battery Doctor is a free battery saving app that can extend your battery life up to 50% by finding apps and settings that drain power on your device. It also ascertains how long your battery will last under a variety of situations (playing games, wifi on or off, etc)
The app also contains a widget, "Task killer" that helps optimize battery usage by controlling other power consuming applications 

Available on: Android, iPhone, iPad

 

Todoist: To-Do List, Task List

This environmental day say NO to waste by saving on the unnecessary paper to make reminders and lists. Todoist is a task list app that lets you make checklists and helps you stay organized. No more post-its or sheets of paper pinned up to your desks. Manage your tasks, plan your days ahead with the schedular, and do your bit for the environment!

Available on: Android, iPhone,iPad
 

 

 

 

Image Courtesy: Google Play

 




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