credit to the geniuses


Briggs, Raleigh. Make Your Place: Affordable, Sustainable Nesting Skills. Microcosm Publishing, 2014.

Johnson, Bea. Zero Waste Home: The Ultimate Guide to Simplifying Your Life by Reducing Your Waste. Scribner, 2013.

Korst, Amy. The Zero-Waste Lifestyle: Live Well by Throwing Away Less. Ten Speed Press, 2013.

Pojman, Louis P, Pojman, Paul, and McShane, Katie. Environmental Ethics: Readings in Theory and Application. Seventh Edition. Cengage Learning, 2015.

Terry, Beth. Plastic Free: How I Kicked the Plastic Habit and How You Can Too. Skyhorse Publishing, 2012.


Liggett, Amara. Personal interview on living a zero-waste life with husband Joe Butler. 27 Feb. 2017

Palmer, Sierra. Sustainable living advocate. Personal interview. 2 March. 2017.


Ocean Conservancy

The Ocean Cleanup

5 Gyres

Algalita: Marine Research and Education