Publisher: Vintage Publishing
Number of pages: 208
Weight: 149 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 13 mm
"Already embraced by far-thinking manufacturers and governments." * Food Ethics Magazine *
"It's one of the most thought-provoking books I've ever read" -- Ellen Macarthur * Daily Express *
"Environmentalists too rarely apply the ecological wisdom of life to our problems. Asking how a cherry tree would design an energy efficient building is only one of the creative 'practices' that McDonough and Braungart spread, like a field of wild flowers, before their readers. This book will give you renewed hope that, indeed, 'it is darkest before the dawn'" -- Carl Pope, Executive Director of the Sierra Club
"Achieving the great economic transition to more equitable, ecologically sustainable societies requires nothing less than a design revolution - beyond today's fossilized industrialism. This enlightened and enlightening book shows us how - and indeed, that 'God is in the details.' A must for every library and every concerned citizen" -- Hazel Henderson, author of "Building a Win-Win World and Beyond Globalization: Shaping a Sustainable Global Economy"
You may also be interested in...
“A must read!!”
As a design student I am always looking out for eco solutions to problems so naturally I have read a quite a few eco books. Unlike other books in this genre this book actually approaches the problem from the initial... More
“Awesome Read; Recommended!”
Finished the book a couple weeks ago and as a Sustainable Product Design student at the University of Brighton I fully recommend this book. A great introduction the eco design and manufacturing sector of a... More
Please sign in to write a review