Paper beats plastic? How to rethink environmental folklore.

Most of us want to do the right thing when it comes to the environment. But things aren’t as simple as opting for the paper bag, says sustainability strategist Leyla Acaroglu. A bold call for us to let go of tightly-held green myths and think bigger in order to create systems and products that ease strain on the planet.

About the speaker: Leyla Acaroglu is a sustainability strategists and uses innovative design and systems thinking to create positive change.

This talk was presented at an official TED conference, and was featured by the TED editors on the home page.