"The use of paper, perhaps more than any other single product, reflects the throwaway mentality that evolved during the last century. There is an enormous possibility for reducing paper use simply by replacing facial tissues, paper napkins, disposable diapers, and paper shopping bags with reusable cloth alternatives." –Lester R. Brown, Plan B 4.0: Mobilizing to Save Civilization.
Lester Brown interviewed on long-term food trends in Steven Mufson's article 'A Global Effort to Keep Food Prices from Soaring Higher' for the The Washington Post. Posted January 14, 2011.