“Going green” is a popular phrase in English that is used to describe a process or something that consumes less energy, or produces less waste. “Going” refers to change, like changing a manufacturing method, a product, or a lifestyle in order to make it less wasteful and polluting. “Green” is the color of nature; a universal symbol for life and renewal. Just think of a healthy, green leaf! So products, processes used to make things, companies and entire countries can “go green”. You can “go green”, too! Here are some ways you can help out the earth!