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The Resource The consumer's guide to effective environmental choices : practical advice from the Union of Concerned Scientists, Michael Brower, Warren Leon

The consumer's guide to effective environmental choices : practical advice from the Union of Concerned Scientists, Michael Brower, Warren Leon

Label
The consumer's guide to effective environmental choices : practical advice from the Union of Concerned Scientists
Title
The consumer's guide to effective environmental choices
Title remainder
practical advice from the Union of Concerned Scientists
Statement of responsibility
Michael Brower, Warren Leon
Title variation
Practical advice from the Union of Concerned Scientists
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Looks at the relationship between American consumers and the environment, identifying the most significant consumer-related environmental problems, as well as the most damaging spending categories; discusses priority actions people should take to protect the environment; and includes rules for responsible consumption
Cataloging source
DLC
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1960-
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Brower, Michael
Dewey number
363.7/00973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HF5415.33.U6
LC item number
B76 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Leon, Warren
  • Union of Concerned Scientists
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Green products
  • Consumer behavior
  • Consumer behavior
  • Green products
  • United States
Label
The consumer's guide to effective environmental choices : practical advice from the Union of Concerned Scientists, Michael Brower, Warren Leon
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
How many simple things do people need to do to save the planet? -- Media makes the message : garbage as a case study -- The real impact of household consumption -- Priorities for personal action -- Avoiding high-impact activities -- Seven rules for responsible consumption -- What you can ask government to do -- Epilogue : from Walden to Wal-Mart : consumers and their critics / Susan Strasser -- Appendixes: Research methods and results ; Resources for environmentally concerned citizens
Control code
ocm39335766
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 292 pages
Isbn
9780609802816
Lccn
98027570
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)39335766
Label
The consumer's guide to effective environmental choices : practical advice from the Union of Concerned Scientists, Michael Brower, Warren Leon
Link
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
How many simple things do people need to do to save the planet? -- Media makes the message : garbage as a case study -- The real impact of household consumption -- Priorities for personal action -- Avoiding high-impact activities -- Seven rules for responsible consumption -- What you can ask government to do -- Epilogue : from Walden to Wal-Mart : consumers and their critics / Susan Strasser -- Appendixes: Research methods and results ; Resources for environmentally concerned citizens
Control code
ocm39335766
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 292 pages
Isbn
9780609802816
Lccn
98027570
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)39335766

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