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    Why is there a need for a green and sustainable movement? What has happened in the past to necessitate a push towards green and sustainable planning, policies, and procedures? If things had been done differently in the past, would we need a green and sustainable movement today? Explain why or why not.

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    There is a need for a green and sustainable movement because of several developments: population growth, pollution, global warming, and understanding of limited nature of natural resources.

    First, the population has grown to where the non-renewable or very slowly-renewing resources of our planet (e.g., oil, fresh water, hardwoods) are now potentially not enough to sustain our lifestyles and populations. So, we are trying to find renewal sources of energy to fuel our transportation and industry needs. An example is hardwood ...

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