As our world faces unprecedented challenges from climate change, biodiversity loss, and resource depletion, it’s important to educate ourselves about sustainability and find ways to live more sustainably. One way to do that is through reading, and you’d be surprised just how interesting the following books really are!
For your reading pleasure, here are four awesome books to add to your list:
If you’re looking to explore Europe in a more sustainable way, “Low Carbon Europe” by Lonely Planet is a great place to start. This travel guide highlights eco-friendly destinations, transportation options, and accommodations, as well as sustainable food and shopping experiences. Whether you’re a seasoned traveller or planning your first trip, this book offers practical tips and advice to help you reduce your carbon footprint while enjoying all that Europe has to offer.
Reducing food waste is an important step towards a more sustainable lifestyle, and “The Food Saver’s A-Z” by Alex Elliott-Howery and Jaimee Edwards offers practical tips and recipes for using up leftovers, preserving food, and reducing food waste in your kitchen. From A to Z, this book offers creative ways to use up every part of your food and avoid throwing away perfectly good ingredients.
In “The Waste-free World,” Ron Gonen offers a compelling argument for why we need to move towards a zero-waste society and offers practical solutions for getting there. Gonen is a waste management expert and entrepreneur who has spent his career working on sustainable solutions for waste reduction. His book is a must-read that offers insights and inspiration for anyone looking to reduce their waste and live more sustainably.
Raising children in a sustainable way can be challenging, but “The Sustainable(ish) Guide to Green Parenting” by Jen Gale offers practical tips and advice for parents who want to reduce their family’s impact on the planet. Gale is a sustainability coach and mother of two who has been living a more sustainable lifestyle for over a decade, and her book covers topics like reducing waste, eco-friendly parenting products, and raising environmentally conscious kids.
These four books offer practical tips and advice for living a more sustainable lifestyle, no matter your walk of life. Adding them to your reading list can help you gain a deeper understanding of sustainability and find ways to incorporate it into your daily life, so get reading!