With the Thanksgiving holiday comes thoughts of holiday gift buying - so what's a greenie to do in the season of consumption? We'll speak with Paul McRandle, Senior Research Editor for The Green Guide about some eco-friendly options including bamboo shirts, recycled metal jewelry and even less toxic cell phones for the tree-hugger on your list! LISTEN to the whole show (37 min)
We'll find out about gift baskets stuffed with everything from organic fruits and cheeses to natural personal care products from Eco-Express founder, Tamara Raphael.
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In our second segment we'll meet Lee Welles, the author of a new book - Gaia Girls - a fantasy adventure with an environmental message perfect for the 9-13 year old on your list. We'll get an enthusiastic review from fifth-grader Jenna Zimmerman (picture on the left).
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And then we'll turn to air pollution caused by cargo and container ships and why it's a major health concern. We'll get a report from NRDC's Daniel Hinerfeld and in-studio guest, Teri Shore, with Bluewater Network.
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In our last segment we'll chat with Robbin Marks, of American Rivers, and learn why the hydroelectric industry is so pleased with the new Bush inspired energy policy and how environmental protection is getting sold down the river.
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