It's the time of year everyone drags their old mower out of the garage — usually to find it doesn't work. If you want to be as green as your lawn this year, think human power.

The various gasoline-fired tools we use on landscaping accounts for up to five percent of our total air pollution. So check out the new generation of reel (push) mowers. They're a far cry from the heavy clunkers of the Ozzie and Harriet era. The new Brill Razor Cut is a good example: just 17 pounds, and the blades never need sharpening.

Copyright Lighter Footstep 2009

Be as green as your lawn
The Brill Razor Cut can help you reduce the amount of air pollution released while mowing the lawn.