Things You Can Do

How to Fight Climate Change and Reduce Waste

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Pub Date 05 Apr 2022 | Archive Date 31 Aug 2022

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Learn what you can do right now to reduce your carbon footprint with this inspiring, accessible, stunningly illustrated book based on Eduardo Garcia's popular New York Times column.

Award-winning climate journalist Eduardo Garcia offers a deeply researched and user-friendly guide to the things we can do every day to fight climate change. Based on his popular New York Times column "One Thing You Can Do," this fully illustrated book proposes simple solutions for an overwhelming problem. No lectures here--just accessible and inspiring ideas to slash emissions and waste in our daily lives, with over 350 explanatory illustrations by talented painter Sara Boccaccini Meadows.

In each chapter, Garcia digs into the issue, explaining how everyday choices lead to carbon emissions, then delivers a wealth of "Things You Can Do" to make a positive impact, such as:
   Eat a climate-friendly diet
   Reduce food waste
   Cool your home without an air conditioner
   Save energy at home
   Adopt zero-waste practices
   Increase the fuel efficiency of your car
   Buy low-carbon pet food
   Hack your toilet to save water
   Slash the carbon footprint of your online shopping

Printed on 100% recycled paper and delivering a decisive hit of knowledge with every turn of the page, Things You Can Do is the book for people who want to know more--and do more--to save the planet.
Learn what you can do right now to reduce your carbon footprint with this inspiring, accessible, stunningly illustrated book based on Eduardo Garcia's popular New York Times column.

Award-winning...

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ISBN 9781984859662
PRICE $19.99 (USD)

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