EM SC 470
Applied Sustainability in Contemporary Culture

Summary and Final Tasks



By now, you should be able to do all of the following:

  • define natural resources;
  • describe why the term "natural resources" is anthropocentric;
  • analyze the difference between linear and circular resource flows;
  • describe the differences between reduction, reuse, and recycling; and
  • identify components of the circular economy and cradle to cradle certification.

Reminder - Complete all of the Lesson 8 tasks!

You have reached the end of Lesson 8! Double-check the to-do list on the Lesson 8 Overview page to make sure you have completed all of the activities listed there before you begin Lesson 9.