Greenopia: The Definitive Guide to More Than 1,300 Eco-Friendly Businesses and Resources

Greenopia: The Definitive Guide to More Than 1,300 Eco-Friendly Businesses and Resources

by Green Media Group
     
 

With more than 1,000 listings of green retailers, service providers, and organizations throughout the five boroughs of New York City, this guide is an indispensable reference for eco-friendly shopping. It also offers practical advice and environmental tips that can be easily used at home. Listings range from organic restaurants and grocery stores to dry cleaners,

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With more than 1,000 listings of green retailers, service providers, and organizations throughout the five boroughs of New York City, this guide is an indispensable reference for eco-friendly shopping. It also offers practical advice and environmental tips that can be easily used at home. Listings range from organic restaurants and grocery stores to dry cleaners, organic pest-control services, and sustainable building suppliers, such as landscapers and interior designers. All listings are vetted by a research team and then rescreened by local expert advisers, providing shoppers with confident, reliable choices. Some listings are further recognized with a "green leaf" award, which gauges green businesses on a scale of one to four leaves, four being the greenest. This guide is a truly complete resource for green living.

Editorial Reviews

Crain's New York Business
Just in time for Earth Day, New York is getting Greenopia, a Zagat-style guide that lists more than [1,300] green businesses, from Prius-equipped car services to eco-friendly burial services.
Ecofabulous.com
Will no doubt establish itself as the go-to guide for New York City's eco-inclined.
O The Oprah Magazine
Even city people can be truly, madly, deeply eco-protective. Greenopia lists enlightened sources for everything from nontoxic dry cleaning to holistic hairstyling.
SHAPE
Why not put your hard-earned dollars to work towards goods and services that also support a healthier planet? That's the idea behind Greenopia. Even if none are tailored to your area, the book is still worth a look-you can shop responsibly online.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780978506445
Publisher:
The Green Media Group, LLC
Publication date:
04/21/2008
Series:
Greenopia Series
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
4.50(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.80(d)

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