"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.
Minnesota Public Radio podcast, "Environmentalist Lester Brown Lays Out His Plan for Saving the Planet," of Brown's presentation at the University of Minnesota on Monday, November 16, 2009. Broadcast November 17, 2009.