Consumer Goods

What’s YOUR carbon footprint?

In going about our daily lives, each of us contributes to the greenhouse gas emissions that are causing climate change. Use The Nature Conservancy’s carbon calculator to measure your or your household’s climate impact.

The Story of Stuff

Learn the full story of our “stuff” by watching this 20-minute video called The Story of Stuff available for free. A great video to watch and discuss!

Running the Numbers: An American Self-Portrait

Chris Jordan, a photographer, provides a vivid look at the results of our consumerism.

Catalog Choice

Catalog ChoiceCatalog Choice is a free service that allows you to decide what gets in your mailbox. Use it to reduce your mailbox clutter, while helping save natural resources. It has been endorsed by the Natural Resources Defense Council, the National Wildlife Federation, and others. For more info and to enroll…