Book Discussion on Big Green Purse

Diane MacEachern talked about her book Big Green Purse: Use Your Spending Power to Create a Cleaner, Greener World. She argues that the… read more

Diane MacEachern talked about her book Big Green Purse: Use Your Spending Power to Create a Cleaner, Greener World. She argues that the most effective way to help the environment is to mobilize a powerful consumer force - women. She says that if women use the power of the purse to buy environmentally friendly goods, companies will respond. She offers ideas and guidelines for buying products that can save money and help the environment. She responded to questions from audience members.

Diane MacEachern is an environmental writer and founder of biggreenpurse.com which launched in 2007. She is also the author of Save Our Planet: 750 Everyday Ways You Can Help Clean Up the Earth. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

People in this video

Hosting Organization

Series

More information about

Book Discussion on Big Green Purse

88 Views
Program ID:
202224-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Oakland, California, United States
First Aired:
Apr 12, 2008
Last Aired:
Apr 14, 2008

Airing Details

  • Apr 12, 2008 | 8:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 13, 2008 | 12:32am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 13, 2008 | 11:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 14, 2008 | 2:58am EDT | C-SPAN 2
Purchase a DVD or Download

Book Discussion on Big Green Purse

  • DVD
    Length:
    00:46:06
    Price:
    $29.95
    Add to Cart
  • MP3 audio
    Length:
    00:46:06
    Price:
    $0.99
    Add to Cart

Clips from This Video