|Eco-Friendly Can Be Wallet Friendly|
by Mary Beth Faller - Aug. 21, 2008 12:00 AM
You can afford to go green. And when you think about the big picture, you can't afford not to.
Though some green products, such as organic milk or chlorine-free toilet paper, cost more than conventional products, the whole point to living an eco-friendly lifestyle is to use - and buy - less overall.
Diane MacEachern, author of the new book Big Green Purse: Use Your Spending Power to Create a Cleaner, Greener World (Penguin Group, 2008, $17.95 paperback), said consumers should stop and think before buying any product, green or not. Read more...