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Zero Waste Home: The Ultimate Guide to Simplifying Your Life by Reducing Your Waste
Part inspirational story of Bea Johnson (the “Priestess of Waste-Free Living”) and how she transformed her family’s life for the better by reducing their waste to an astonishing one liter per year; p…
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The Zero-Waste Lifestyle: Live Well by Throwing Away Less
A practical guide to generating less waste, featuring meaningful and achievable strategies from the blogger behind The Green Garbage Project, a yearlong experiment in living garbage-free.

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Plastic-Free: How I Kicked the Plastic Habit and How You Can Too
Like many people, Beth Terry didn't think an individual could have much impact on the environment. But while laid up after surgery, she read an article about the staggering amount of plastic pollutin…
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Zero Waste: Weniger Müll ist das neue Grün
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Clean House Clean Planet
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Go green with this rollicking guide to eco-friendly cleaning alternatives that will help you save your health, your money, and your pla…
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Making It: Radical Home Ec for a Post-Consumer World
Spending money is the last thing anyone wants to do right now. We are in the midst of a massive cultural shift away from consumerism and toward a vibrant and very active counter-movement that has bee…
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Design Mom: A Room-by-Room Guide to Living Well with Kids
Ever since Gabrielle Stanley Blair became a parent, she’s believed in one idea strongly: Design doesn’t disappear when kids appear. She has always felt that an intentionally designed environment is o…
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Garbology: Our Dirty Love Affair with Trash
A Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist takes readers on a surprising tour of America’s biggest export, our most prodigious product, and our greatest legacy: our trash.

The average American produces 102…
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“I am a hugefan! Kate Payne has nailed it in this humorous and creative guide for fabulous,chic and easy-on-the-wallet ideas for your home. . . . another must have for mygirlfriends.” —Kim Barnouin,c…
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New Minimalism: Decluttering and Design for Sustainable, Intentional Living
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What's Gotten into Us?: Staying Healthy in a Toxic World
What’s Gotten into Us? is a deep, remarkable, and empowering investigation into the threats—biological and environmental—that chemicals now present in our daily lives.
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Radical Homemakers: Reclaiming Domesticity from a Consumer Culture
Mother Nature has shown her hand. Faced with climate change, dwindling resources, and species extinctions, most Americans understand the fundamental steps necessary to solve our global crises-drive l…
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Big Green Purse: Use Your Spending Power to Create a Cleaner, Greener World
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Down to Earth
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I was pulled into simple living before I knew what it was. It crept up on me using the smallest of steps and didn't reveal its true beauty and real power until I was totally hooked. I was searching f…
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Less is More: Embracing Simplicity for a Healthy Planet, a Caring Economy and Lasting Happiness

"it is a series of hard-hitting essays by a diverse collection of writers that wraps its arms around everything from simplicity to climate change to economic metrics to happiness. I approached each…
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Organic Housekeeping: In Which the Non-Toxic Avenger Shows You How to Improve Your Health and That of Your Family, While You Save Time, Money, and, Perhaps, Your Sanity
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Confessions of an Eco-Sinner: Tracking Down the Sources of My Stuff
Where does everything in our daily lives come from? The clothes on our backs, the computers on our desks, the cabinets in our kitchens, and the food behind their doors? Under what conditions-environm…
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Simplify Your Life: 100 Ways to Slow Down and Enjoy the Things That Really Matter
More than 1,000,000 copies in print!

The more complex life becomes, the more people crave simplicity. Whether it's in your work, relationships, health, finances, or leisure time, North America's simpl…
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A comprehensive guide for socially and environmentally responsible consumers, this work contains comprehensive research along with rankings for different company's products.
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How to live creatively with collections, clutter, work, kids, pets, art, etc... and stop worrying about everything being perfectly in its place.

For all those who choose to live "imperfectly" with the…
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Simple Matters: Living with Less and Ending Up with More
For anyone looking to declutter, organize, and simplify, author Erin Boyle shares practical guidance and personal insights on small-space living and conscious consumption. At once pragmatic and philo…
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Slow: Simple Living for a Frantic World
Are you constantly striving to keep up with life's busy expectations? It's easy to feel consumed with the desire to "succeed" and "acquire", and miss the simple opportunities waiting for you to slow…
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The Curated Closet: A Simple System for Discovering Your Personal Style and Building Your Dream Wardrobe
A brilliant and inspirational roadmap for discovering and cultivating a strong sense of personal style and building the ideal wardrobe for your lifestyle.

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Cabin Porn: Inspiration for Your Quiet Place Somewhere
Rural escapes for those yearning for a simpler existence, by the creators of the wildly popular tumblr Cabin Porn.
Created by a group of friends who preserve 55 acres of hidden forest in Upstate New Y…
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When Organizing Isn't Enough: Shed Your Stuff, Change Your Life
Expert organizer and New York Times-bestselling author Morgenstern offers her loyal readers an extreme organization intervention--a deeper approach to life management for people who crave a change in…
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Voluntary Simplicity: Toward a Way of Life That is Outwardly Simple, Inwardly Rich
When Voluntary Simplicity was first published in 1981, it quickly became recognized as a powerful and visionary work in the emerging dialogue over sustainable ways of living. Now, more than ten years…
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