Only the consumer can solve the ecological crises
and ensure sustainable development
because he can do it by
adapting his ways of living
until they leave the
The consumer is
going to live in this way the moment a part of the purchase price of every ecological
product he buys, is permanently reimbursed to him. This part could be a percentage equal with the weighted average of the percentages
of their incomes, which consumers have to pay in taxes. When they receive these reimbursements permanently, consumers will buy only such products.
demand of these consumers for these products will oblige producers to compete
with each other until they have restored the perfect state of Nature and
afterwards to continue competing in order to keep it in that condition.
My demand to compensate the consumer
permanently for every purchase of a product that keeps nature in perfect
condition is based on three concepts, which I have founded in the science of
economy. They are presented on following pages.
the sound scientific base of the need to compensate the consumer for any
purchase of ecological products permanently and the many advantages, which will
result from such reimbursements, politicians cannot permit themselves not to
consider my demand.
Hoeilaart, 26 April 2016
Willem Adrianus de Bruijn,
Material to support this demand is given on the next