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Find Green Products Easily With This Resource

Find Green Products Easily With This Resource

I believe that most of us are well-intentioned about choosing products that are eco-friendly both for our own health and that of the planet, but simply donít know what products to use or where to find them. Here is a resource book to the rescue – it covers sustainable choices for green building products and furnishings and more. Who knew where to find natural window treatments made of wild crafted grasses and reeds that are baked to achieve beautiful hues of greens and browns?

I have already come to rely on this book, and I am very discriminating about the eco-friendly resources I will trust! Check it out:

The types of product recommendations in this book range from general renovating and decorating materials, such as paints, plastic lumber, playground equipment and upholstery fabrics, to heavy-duty building supplies such as for roofs and basements.

Green Building Products: The GreenSpec Guide to Residential Building Materials edited by Alex Wilson and Mark Piepkorn (New Society Publishers, 2005).

Editor Alex Wilson has been researching and writing on energy efficiency and sustainable design for over 25 years, and co-editor Mark Piepkorn has extensive experience with natural and traditional building methods.

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Annie is a renowned expert in non-toxic and green living. She was named one of the top 20 environmental leaders by Body and Soul Magazine and "the foremost expert on green living." - Body & Soul Magazine, 2009. Learn Annie's latest eco-friendly news on, a website dedicated to healthy and green living.

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4:15AM PDT on Mar 10, 2013


2:46AM PST on Jan 13, 2013

What a comprehensive list

7:08AM PST on Dec 14, 2012

anything that helps the environment.

6:11AM PST on Dec 14, 2012


4:09AM PDT on Apr 30, 2012

Check out the EcoMall for everything green and good for our Mother Earth also get the new FREE EcoMall app

7:18PM PDT on Apr 29, 2012

Thanks for the info Annie.

1:03AM PDT on Apr 18, 2012

Thanks for the post, which we learned a lot.Cheers.

12:21AM PDT on Apr 15, 2012

Thanks for the article.

2:02PM PDT on Jun 30, 2011

Thank you

12:47AM PDT on Jun 24, 2011


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