Sure, there are people who chain themselves to old-growth trees, raise their one child diaper-free, and make their own soap. The Virtuous Consumer is for the rest of us, struggling to make choices that are better for the planet a and for us. Leslie Garrett has created a comprehensive reference guide that a like a smart, funny, and eco-conscious friend a will steer you toward ethical purchases for everything from lipstick to cars, kids' toys to a new mattress. The Virtuous Consumer is your key to shopping consciously and creating a simpler, greener lifestyle.The governmenta#39;s own Environmental Protection Agency has the Green Vehicle Guide (www.epa.gov/greenvehicles). ... And GM, in late 2006, announced plans to unveil a Saturn Vue plug-in hybrid, while Ford promised an Escape plug-inanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Virtuous Consumer|
|Publisher||:||New World Library - 2011-02-09|