True Green Home

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True Green Home

100 Inspirational Ideas for Creating a Green Environment at Home

By Kim McKay; Jenny Bonnin; Ian Kiernan (Foreword by)

National Geographic Society, Paperback, 9781426203992, 143pp.

Publication Date: March 3, 2009

Whether you are purchasing, renovating, or just trying to maintain your current home, "True Green Home" is the perfect go-green guide. Utilizing the same straightforward and fresh design of the earlier "True Green" books, this inspired reference provides 100 simple yet potent ways to incorporate environmentally friendly livinginside and outside of your home. Authors Kim McKay and Jenny Bonnin believe we can all create a sustainable environment, and they show you, in a positive, easy-to-implement way, how to start with your own living space.
Each illustrated spread reveals a tip that's practical and manageable, and explains how it will help the environment. Try the kitchen staple of baking soda and a little water to clean coffee and tea stains. Continue the greening outside by using companion planting and native plants to keep pests at bay and invite insect eaters such as birds into your garden. Simple yet authoritative, "True Green Home" is an indispensable roadmap to environmental preservation.

About the Author
Kim McKay an international social marketing consultant, is the co-founder and deputy chairwoman of Clean Up Australia and Clean Up the World.

Jenny Bonnin is an international brand and communications strategist. She is director of Clean Up Australia and Clean Up the World.