Green Books Campaign 2010Today, Wednesday, November 10, 2010, is the second annual Green Books Campaign . Two hundred bloggers from around the world will simultaneously publish book reviews of “green” books. This campaign was started by Eco-Libris, a company supporting eco-conscious publishing, to raise awareness and encourage readers to purchase green books.

What is a “green” book? Any book printed on recycled paper or FSC-certified paper. Check out the list of books and blogs here. I was invited to participate this year but due to moving and other personal commitments, I was unable to join. I hope to be a part of the 3rd annual Campaign in 2011!

This year the Green Books Campaign is also supported by Chapters-Indigo through their IndigoGreen commitment. They have a whole environmental program and are working towards having information about the paper source of books available by-title. I think this is awesome because then consumers/readers/buyers will be more aware of the effects and impact of their purchases.

Speaking of living green, here are some things I’ve been reading recently: