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11 things you thought were green -- but there's a catch

By: Bryan Nelson on March 10, 2010, 10:55 a.m.
Seeking a green life

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In search of a green life

Going green requires difficult lifestyle changes — choosing from an overwhelming assortment of options and sifting through a lot of misinformation while you're at it. In the process, you're likely to get stung by the occasional urban legend or folk-minded blunder. That's OK — it's all part of the effort. But to help you on your journey to the greenest life possible, here's our list of 11 things you thought were green, but might not be. (Text: Bryan Nelson)