Oregon State University’s Sustainable Living Project website is packed with information on the whats, whys and hows of living an environmentally responsible life. The selection below is from their page on the concept of sustainability. The site is packed with useful and practical research-based information.
What is Sustainable Living?
Our definition is “A life that is deeply satisfying, fulfilling, and appealing – and at the same time, environmentally responsible.”
To understand what sustainable living is, it helps to understand what it’s not.
First of all, it’s not about living in the woods, eating nuts and berries, and wearing tie-dyed clothes. It’s for mainstream adults – typical Americans (more…)