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Books on Ecological Design

Ecological Design by Sim Van der Ryn and Stuart Cowan
Describes how making natural systems the basis for design makes more efficient, less toxic, healthier, and more sustainable buildings, landscapes, cities, and technologies.
The Humanure Handbook: A Guide to Composting Human Manure
Joseph Jenkins, Jenkins Publishing (PA), 3rd ed.,2005, Paperback
The Ecological City: Preserving and Restoring Urban Biodiversity edited by Rutherford H. Platt, Rowan A. Rowntree and Pamela C. Muick
Proposes new ways of preserving and restoring the balance between the natural and the built environment in urban communities.
Biomimicry: Innovation Inspired by Nature
Janine M. Benyus, Perennial (HarperCollins), 1998
Cradle to Cradle: Remaking the Way We Make Things
William McDonough, North Point Press, 2002, Paperback
Critical Path
R. Buckminster Fuller, St. Martin's Press, 2002, Paperback
The Green Imperative: Natural Design for the Real World
Victor Papanek, Thames & Hudson, 1995
The Nature of Design: Ecology, Culture, and Human Intention
David W. Orr, Oxford University Press, 2002, Hardback
From Eco-Cities to Living Machines: Principles of Ecological Design
John Todd, North Atlantic Books, 1994, Paperback
Lifting the Lid: An Ecological Approach to Toilet Systems
Peter Harper, Centre for Alternative Technology, 2001, Paperback
The Composting Toilet System Book: A Practical Guide to Choosing, Planning and Maintaining Composting Toilet Systems
David del Porto, Center for Ecological Pollution Prevention, 1999, Paperback

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