Going Shopping

How do you know if something you buy is "good" for the environment?

Rotten Truth:
There's no easy answer. It depends on where you live, on the methods used to make the product, and on its packaging, reusability, and recyclability.

To Think About:
Paper or plastic bags? Cloth or disposable diapers? Glass, paper, or plastic milk containers? The types of things we choose to buy affect the environment, whether we are aware of it or not. What influences you to make the choices that you do?

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