"The use of paper, perhaps more than any other single product, reflects the throwaway mentality that evolved during the last century. There is an enormous possibility for reducing paper use simply by replacing facial tissues, paper napkins, disposable diapers, and paper shopping bags with reusable cloth alternatives." –Lester R. Brown, Plan B 4.0: Mobilizing to Save Civilization.
Lester Brown writes about the trends of the food supply and demand equation that are increasing food prices in "The Great Food Crisis of 2011" on Foreign Policy's website. Posted January 11, 2011.