"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 discusses the crude oil peak, that point where crude oil reserves will begin to run out, will be accompanied by a water peak in consumption on Beppe Grillo's Blog. Posted June 2, 2010.