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 Sea Change Radio 
 Weekly Program
 Lloyd Alter
 Sea Change Radio  
What do cork, coffee cups, lettuce, and excessive travel have in common? They are all areas of personal choice that have an environmental impact, and they are all things we will be discussing with our guest today on Sea Change Radio. Lloyd Alter is a design professor as well as an editor at This week he joins us and expounds on the virtues of cork, a surprisingly sustainable alternative to fossil-fuel-based products for sound-proofing, insulation, home-building, and, of course, bottling wine. We also talk about the waste generated by ubiquitous coffee-to-go, the diminishing need for travel in the era of electronic communication, and what Alter posits to be the idiocy of lettuce. As many of us think about making New Year’s resolutions for 2019, Alter gives us some ideas as to what we might put on our lists.
Song: Cab Fare
Artist: Souls of Mischief
Album: Unreleased
Label: n/a
Year: n/a

Song: Treetop Flyer
Artist: Stephen Stills
Album: Stills Alone
Label: Vision/Gold Hill Records
Year: 1991

Song: Easy To Slip
Artist: Little Feat
Album: Sailin' Shoes
Label: Warner Bros
Year: 1972

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00:29:00 English 2018-12-11
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