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Welcome to Green Living

A Practical Journal for Friends of the Environment

Green Living has been publishing news you can use, mostly related to environmental issues, since 1990. Our regular topics include organic gardening, green building, health, ecocareers and right livelihood, outdoors/sports, socially responsible investing, econotes, questions and answers, book reviews, and features on topical environmental issues.

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October is Co-op Month!

by Erbin Crowell                         1000515 123

Co-op Month offers an opportunity to learn more about the many co-operatives and credit unions that are part of the fabric of our communities.


Co-ops Commit to Sustainability & Inclusion

by Erbin Crowell                         1000514 160

Challenging times also produce inspiring responses, and in this new year people around the world are coming together to build more inclusive, sustainable and participatory communities.


Eco-Friendly Benefits of Using Recycled Materials When Redesigning Your Home

by Joey Ong with Michael Potts                         1000513 1136

Many homeowners will choose to use recycled materials when redesigning their garden....




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by Michael Potts                         1000382 2523

the most important non-fiction book since Beyond the Limits in 1992


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