In light of Earth Day, the Richmond Times-Dispatch Surveys Virginians’ Environmental Attitudes

In light of Earth Day, the Richmond Times-Dispatch Surveys Virginians’ Environmental Attitudes

Green is the new red, white and blue.

Support for the environment is widespread in Virginia and across the country, and that support is growing, experts say.

“Everybody’s starting to be greener,” said John W. Martin, CEO of the Southeastern Institute of Research, which does studies for businesses and others. The institute, based in Richmond, conducted a national survey of green attitudes in 2008.

Full article here.

Suzette Lyon of South Richmond saves energy by hanging her laundry to dry on a clothesline. She has never owned a clothes dryer. Credit: JOE MAHONEY/TIMES-DISPATCH

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