Governor Chris Christie • Lt.Governor Kim Guadagno
NJ Home | Services A to Z | Departments/Agencies | FAQs  
State of New Jersey-Department of Environmental Protection-Bureau of Air Quality Planning
State of New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection
DEP Home | About DEP | Index by Topic | Programs/Units | DEP Online 


Green Commuting in New Jersey

greening your commuteGreening Your Commute
Leaving your car at home just two days a week will reduce greenhouse gas emissions by an average of 1,600 pounds per year. Make simple and gradual changes - try one of these alternative methods once or twice a week.

  • Car pooling
  • Walking or riding a bike
  • Shopping by phone or mail
  • Riding public transit
  • Telecommuting
  • Join a carpool or vanpool to get to work.
  • Ask your employer to consider flexible work schedules or telecommuting.
  • Consider transit villages
More Information   Public Transit Providers:
green commuting
Additional Tips
greening your commute greening your purchases greening your trips greening your vehicle