By The Green Patriot Working Group
With "50 uncomplicated Steps to Kick America's Oil Habit", the aim of the fairway Patriot operating team is to start up the subsequent oil boycott—when the US tells the area that it does not desire oil anymore from unfriendly, opposed or risky governments simply because its electorate were empowered to do their proportion to kick our severe dependancy to petroleum. Following within the footsteps of the very profitable "50 basic Steps to save lots of the Earth from international Warming", the golf green Patriot operating Group's most up-to-date client instruction manual presents effortless and sensible steps anyone can take to minimize their own dependency on petrochemicals. From the cosmetics and loved ones cleansing items we buy to the meals we consume, our collection of transportation, how we warmth our houses or even the garments we put on, american citizens could make offerings that might make an immense distinction for our destiny nationwide protection. "50 basic Steps" additionally appears to be like on the many facet advantages of forsaking petroleum items including...
Read or Download 50 Simple Steps to Kick Our Oil Habit PDF
Similar environmentalism books
Strains the expansion of the robust environmental move in Italy. This paintings exhibits that via networking, allegiances and pragmatic allegiances, person environmental teams in Italy were in a position to shape a collective flow which has been capable of holiday into mainstream politics.
Die Artenarmut der heutigen agrarischen Produktionslandschaft ist ein unumstrittener Fakt und wird vielfach beklagt. Zahlreiche Maßnahmen und beträchtliche Finanzmittel werden eingesetzt, um Abhilfe zu schaffen – mit zum Teil begrenztem Erfolg. Dieser Tatsache und ihren Ursachen wird im Buch auf den Grund gegangen.
The struggle over the tar sands in North the USA is likely one of the epic environmental and social justice battles of our time, and one of many first that has controlled to marry relatively explicitly drawback for frontline groups and rapid neighborhood dangers with worry for the way forward for the whole planet. Tar sands “development” comes with a massive environmental and human price.
During this provocative strolling meditation, author and previous park ranger William Tweed takes us to California’s outstanding excessive Sierra to find a brand new imaginative and prescient for our nationwide parks as they process their one hundredth anniversary. Tweed, who labored one of the Sierra Nevada’s colossal peaks and massive timber for greater than thirty years, has now hiked greater than 2 hundred miles alongside California’s John Muir path in a private look for solutions: How will we deal with the weather switch we're seeing even nowin melting glaciers in Glacier nationwide Park, altering wet seasons on Mt Rainer, and extra hearth within the West’s iconic parks.
- Moving Sites: Investigating Site-Specific Dance Performance
- EcoMind: Changing the Way We Think, to Create the World We Want
- Celebrating Soil: Discovering Soils and Landscapes
- Big Ecology: The Emergence of Ecosystem Science
Extra resources for 50 Simple Steps to Kick Our Oil Habit
Relief is certainly necessary with cities across the nation fighting an increase in demand and an inability to build sufficient infrastructure to cope. S. population grew nearly 20 percent between 1982 and 2001, traffic jumped 236 percent, indicates IBM in a section subtitled A Smarter Planet: Smart Traffic. Since 2003, an estimated seven billion hours have been wasted sitting in traffic congestion world-wide, wasting another five billion gallons of gas. S. Department of Energy, 67 percent of all electrical energy is lost due to inefficient power generation and grid management, reports Samuel J.
Buy Petroleum-free Cleaning Products 19. Make Your Own Cleaners Cosmetics and Personal Care 20. Buy Petrochemical-free Cosmetics 21. Buy Dioxane-free Personal Care and Household Products 22. Avoid Toxic Hair Dyes 23. Make Your Own Beauty and Personal Care Formulas Home and Garden 24. Sleep on an Organic Mattress 25. Buy Organic Sheets 26. Do Your Bathroom in Hemp 27. Use Sustainable Flooring and Carpets 28. Use Biofuel Heating Oil 29. Buy Soy Candles 30. Use Nontoxic Bug Sprays 31. Unplug Your Vampire-sucking Chargers 32.
Our individual actions can have a huge collective impact. Imagine what would happen if we: Said no to petro-poisons in shampoo Said yes to healthy, tasty foods Said yes to a nation with greater wealth for US Shopped for oil-free products. Breaking our oil addiction will “spread the wealth” in America. Our current addiction to foreign oil threatens our economy, our environment and our national security. It touches every part of our daily lives and ties our hands as a nation and a people. We can, however, make a change.