Buy a Rain Barrel

60-gallon recycled plastic rain barrelTip of the Mitt Watershed Council sells 60-gallon rain barrels made of recycled pickle and olive containers — food grade plastic.

Collect rain water runoff from your roof.  You can’t drink it, but you can water your garden and your indoor plants with it, resulting in healthier soil and plants.

To find out about the environmental advantages of rain barrels and how to buy one (holiday gifts, maybe?), click HERE.