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Cradle to Cradle: Remaking the Way We Make Things Reviews

cristina7

Even though it's not waterproof, it's still good

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Pros: Treeless book, mind-stretching

Cons: Some of it's depressing, not really waterproof, not a ton of actionable suggestions on an individual level

I would call Cradle to Cradle a seminal work in the world of sustainable design and in the green movement at large.  McDonough and Braungart are doing some incredible things and have a great perspective on design, business, industry, waste, and living sustainably.  You'll read things in there that make you say "duh" but you'll also read things that make you think "huh...that's brilliant."   One of the great parts of the book is the notion that growth, the right growth, can be great for the environment.  But it's a question of how to achieve the "right" growth that nurtures and protects the environment, and does not degrade it or exploit it. There's a good portion of the book that will...
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