In The Lazy Environmentalist on a Budget, Josh Dorfman takes you inside the latest developments in green living to demonstrate how you can easily and affordably have your designer jeans and your planet too. From raising eco-conscious kids to greening your daily commute, Dorfman provides insights into the next wave of green innovation and the products and services that will lighten your planetary impact and lower your expenses.
Topics include information on where to find bargains and rebates on eco-friendly products to choosing services and innovations that will truly produce results. Find bargain basement deals on stylish organic bedding and bamboo furnishings at the largest retailers in the world. Score instant rebates on everything from compact fluorescent light bulbs to energy-efficient air conditioners. And earn reward points for carpooling with friends.
In a time when many people are feeling financially restricted, The Lazy Environmentalist on a Budget is your guide to effortlessly saving the planet while keeping some extra cash in your pocket. If you always wanted to do what you can for the environment, but limitations on resources making you feel constrained by the cost of a lot of the recommendations for ways to go green. Then, this book delivers exactly what it promises - a lot of practical, easy, low-cost (even cost-SAVING) ways to alter your lifestyle and soften your footprint on our world. There are great resources here, and you will love that this helps to make a green lifestyle more accessible and affordable for everyone. The book is not preachy and does not outline gloom and doom. Instead the author trusts that (a) you know that there is a problem (b) you want to do something about it and (c) you can't afford or don't want to live in tent, by a river, in the middle of no where.
Josh Dorfman is also an author of The Lazy Environmentalist: Your Guide to Easy, Stylish, Green Living (Stewart, Tabori & Chang) and host of The Lazy Environmentalist television series on the Sundance Channel. Dorfman is a blogger, and through his lectures and books he is spreading the word of easy and effective solutions for people at home... He lives in New York City.
Paperback: 272 pages
Publisher: Stewart, Tabori and Chang (April 1, 2009)
Condition: Brand New