The green gospel is that consumption begins at home

Cossham, John
April 2009
Community Care;4/9/2009, Issue 1765, p32
The article presents suggestions for adopting greener lifestyles. The author observes that it makes more sense to support the local economy in the present financial conditions. He thinks profits made by independently owned shops are more likely to be used by the local concerns than profits that are distributed to shareholders elsewhere. He also states that food grown locally are fresh and spends a shorter time traveling to the consumer.


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