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Food for a greener planet what you can do by Lisa A. Wroble

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Published by Enslow Publishers in Berkeley Heights, NJ .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementLisa A. Wroble
SeriesGreen issues in focus
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTX355 .W76 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24523922M
ISBN 109780766033498
LC Control Number2010022077
OCLC/WorldCa502031480

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For a book focused on saving the world and creating a greener planet, it emphasizes the foods that require ridiculous resources to make (almond milk) and have a massive carbon footprint to get to the US. So many recipes depended on produce that have no connection with local produce possibilities that we didn't bother. Really disappointing/5(21). "This book is full of recipes that are good to eat and good for the earth. Check it out." -Ellen DeGeneres. In Food Is the Solution, Matthew Prescott, Senior Food Policy Director for the Humane Society and a leader in the environmental food movement, shows how our plates have the power to heal the lavishly designed resource and recipe collection shows how anyone can help solve the. Scientists look to hack photosynthesis for a ‘greener’ planet Plants serve as the inspiration for new energy technologies — and more efficient agriculture Scientists are looking at how plants turn sunlight into sugars — a process known as photosynthesis — as a model for cleaner ways to produce energy for people and industry. "A book entirely devoted to nature." Marie Claire "adapts the Garden of Eden to our life and our time" Corriere della Sera "documents gardens devised as experiments in ecology, as food sources or as simply nice places to sit." The Age "A handsome book crammed with stunning photography of innovative garden design for greener urban and domestic.

From The Publisher* "This book is full of recipes that are good to eat and good for the earth. Check it out." -Ellen DeGeneres. InFood Is the Solution, Matthew Prescott, Senior Food Policy Director for the Humane Society and a leader in the environmental food movement, shows how our plates have the power to heal the lavishly designed resource and recipe collection shows how anyone. 9 Changes for a Greener Planet zero waste blog. There are ways to help reduce our impact on the planet that go beyond refusing straws and other zero-waste hacks. By making some simple changes in our daily life we can help create a cleaner, greener future. Let someone else do the driving for you and lose yourself in a good book or listen to. “Food is the Solution shares easy ways to look and feel great while also respecting the Earth. Talk about a win-win!” — Elle Macpherson “Food is the Solution demonstrates how food lovers can change the world for the better.” —Wolfgang Puck “The planet needs us, and this book can help.” — Moby.   1 – Grow your own food. 2 – Eat less meat. 3 – Cut down on processed foods. 4 – Don’t eat foods or drink from BPA-lined containers. 5 – Open windows to let in fresh air. 6 – Open blinds to let in natural light. 7 – Fight “vampire power”. 8 – Get energy-efficient appliances and electronics. 9 – Take shorter showers.