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PEOPLE
PEOPLE AS CONSUMERS
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More consumption correlates to a better quality of life up to a certain level.
More consumption correlates to a better quality of life up to a certain level. Beyond that level more consumption does not produce much increase in quality of life and happiness.
FOOD
Without food, a person cannot survive. It is often said we are what we eat. Too many people eat too much food that is not good for them, and companies have encouraged this practice. A healthier diet produced sustainably is essential to make a better world.
SHELTER
Shelter is essential. It is a big sector. Too many people do not have shelter, and too much shelter is not affordable except for the affluent. Shelter is also inefficient in many ways and for a long time.
STUFF
Stuff of all sorts are used by everyone, including clothes, furniture and a host of other things. Much stuff is designed to be junked quickly rather than used for a long time.
MOBILITY
Mobility ... getting around is both freedom and a way to access opportunity. Energy and transportion are very big sectors in the modern economy and unsustainable.


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