On Environmentalism Becoming Consumerism

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

But lately, this word is thrown around without much concern over how it is used, and some version of it is showing up in the advertising and marketing of goods and services that are actually anything but “environmental.”. Cars are environmentally-friendly, toxic skincare products are labeled “natural,” and gadgets are designed to help you be more “green.” These are no more green than just recycling that pile of paper.

Why You Should Live Green

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

For a while now, many people have believed that making changes that are more environmentally friendly , or ‘greener’, is more expensive than continuing along in the same way they always have. As the environmental movement has gathered momentum, green products and services have become cheaper. The green movement is gaining strength around the world.

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