Sustainability

Top sustainability book picks by Amazon's sustainability team

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Find out some of our sustainability team's favorite reads, in honor of Earth Day.
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Garbology: Our Dirty Love Affair with Trash by Edward Humes
Kim Houchens, director, customer packaging
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Robinson Crusoe by Daniel DeFoe
Rob Vinje, director, energy & environment
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Rancher, Farmer, Fisherman: Conservation Heroes of the American Heartland by Miriam Horn
Melanie Janin, sr. manager sustainability communications
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What’s Really Happening to our Planet – The Facts Simply Explained by Tony Juniper
Helen Mctaggert, sr. program manager, food sustainability

Another favorite:
What Has Nature Ever Done for Us?: How Money Really Does Grow On Trees
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Silent Spring by Rachel Carson
J.R. Siegel, sr. product manager, sustainability
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Cradle to Cradle: Remaking the Way We Make Things by William McDonough and Michael Braungart
Vas Obeyesekere, industrial designer, sustainability
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Field Notes from a Catastrophe: Man, Nature, and Climate Change by Elizabeth Kolbert
Brent Morgan, sr. manager, renewables & carbon
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The Water Will Come: Rising Seas, Sinking Cities, and the Remaking of the Civilized World by Jeff Goodell
Dan Bolstand, software development engineer, sustainability technology
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The Upcycle by William McDonough
Alex Michalko, sustainability program manager

Another favorite:
The Big Pivot by Andrew Winston
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