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Definitions: What is Sustainability?

"The word 'sustainable' has become widely used to refer merely to practices that are reputed to be more environmentally sound than others." - Richard Heinberg, "What is Sustainability", The Post Carbon Reader Series, 2010.


Sustainable Development

Sustainable Development is "economic development based on the principles of conservation and use of renewable rather than nonrenewable resources." - Folsom, W. Davis Understanding American Business Jargon: A Dictionary  2nd Ed. 


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