Tools for living sustainably in the urban environment

How do you choose to live comfortably and sustainably in the urban environment?

First you understand your environment, then you assess your impacts upon it, and finally you reduce your impacts to a level that the environment can sustain.

It's not an easy task! Here you can explore how to tackle it step by step, referencing the example of a typical residence in Seattle which is home to people who want to live comfortably, economically, and sustainably.

Understanding your environment

Assessing your impacts

Moving towards sustainability

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