Eco-Co-Opt #2: Save the World in 3D

You just watched a film that cost a quarter billion dollars to produce; but re-using your 3D glasses is going to rescue the Earth from resource depletion?


Eco-Co-Opt #1: The Green Packing Pillow

Forget recycling the package: buying stuff through the mail is unsustainable.

Sustainability Defined

“A practice that can continue indefinitely without depletion of any requisite resource.”

Sustainability Myth

Most of my opinions and beliefs concerning the Environment focus on the Industrial Co-opt of the Sustainability Myth. My posts will describe ways in which stakeholders in the consumer economy (ie, manufacturers) have co-opted the term “sustainability” and reduced it from a survival imperative to a trendy lifestyle choice — and thus neutralized its efficacy.