eco-conscious

adjective
eco-con·​scious | \ ˈē-kō-ˌkän(t)-shəs How to pronounce eco-conscious (audio) , ˈe- \

Definition of eco-conscious

: marked by or showing concern for the environment eco-conscious consumers

First Known Use of eco-conscious

1972, in the meaning defined above

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“Eco-conscious.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/eco-conscious. Accessed 11 Apr. 2021.

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