|Publisher:||Book Publishing Co.||Published:||April 25th 2019|
|Series Title:||Planet in Crisis|
The scourge of plastic has poisoned our environment and damaged our health. In this timely book, Albert Bates takes a critical look at this ubiquitous problem, offers creative solutions, and explores worldwide efforts to transform plastic pollution into a tool for social justice, profitable businesses, healthier people, and a healthier planet. It?s packed with anecdotes and tips for living with less plastic, viable alternatives, and safe disposal of the plastic you have.
Albert Bates is author of 18 books on climate, history, and ecology, including Carbon Cascades: Redesigning Human Ecologies to Reverse Climate Change (2019), The Paris Agreement (2015), and The Biochar Solution (2010). His book Climate in Crisis (1990) was among the first to call attention to global warming. He is founder and director of the Global Village Institute for AppropriateTechnology (GVIx.org).