TITLE

The consumption dilemma

AUTHOR(S)
Sutton, Wink
PUB. DATE
February 2010
SOURCE
New Zealand Tree Grower;Feb2010, Vol. 31 Issue 1, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reflects on the consumption dilemma in relation to the environment. According to the author, no responsible government is prepared to commit political suicide by agreeing to anything that reduces consumption. In the author's view, the greatest threat to human survival is mankind's overwhelming dependence on fossil fuels, particularly oil. The author asserts that the world must move to renewable resources, citing wood as the most renewable and versatile material.
ACCESSION #
48444801

 

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