The Hindu In School invites responses from students on being a careful consumer. Select responses will be featured on its Opinions Page.

Think as a consumer and mail your thoughts on buying fewer things, how often you repair and reuse old machines, clothes and articles instead of throwing them away or buying new ones and what do you think are the advantages of such a lifestyle.

Mail your views to with ‘Reuse’in the subject line of your mail. Send it along with your name, class, school and city.