If You Love This Planet: A Plan to Save the Earth
“Helen Caldicott has the rare ability to combine science with passion, logic with love, and urgency with humor.” —Naomi Klein
From the leader and spokeswoman of the antinuclear movement comes a revised and updated edition of this groundbreaking, widely acclaimed classic. Exploring dangerous global trends such as ozone depletion, global warming, toxic pollution, food contami...more
It started out pretty slow and was pretty hard to read because a lot of the predictions were for years that I had already lived through / in.
Once I was further into it, the examples and predictions really impacted me, and make me change the way I looked at an ordinary plastic bottle.
Not the most up-to-date but a solid read.
P 30: she brings up the GM LA streetcar conspiracy. She is wrong. See https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gener...
P 33. She asks for legislation mandating solar designed houses without regard to costs or effectiveness of a federal mandate.
P 57: she asks us to dump our packaging on the grocery checkout area in order to encourage grocery stores to buy more bulk goods. Idiotic