Consumption: The Cause and the Solution to Environmental Destruction

Originally published at: Consumption: The Cause and the Solution to Environmental Destruction - Systems Change Alliance

Between 60-80 per cent of the impacts on the planet come from household consumption. If we change our consumption habits, this will have a drastic effect on our environmental footprint as well. But is it realistic to expect that individual lifestyle changes alone will have the needed impact on reducing CO2 emissions?