Ecofreak - definition of ecofreak by The Free Dictionary
(Environmental Science) an environmentalist or a person who is devoted to environmental issues
A militant environmentalist, especially one considered as excessive.
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Like you could hold up a picture of a typical downtown city block and ask, "What's missing here?" and only an ecofreak
or tree sapper would say, "Trees." Everyone else would say, "A McDonald's?"
Indeed, it could be argued that homegrown ecofreaks
caused even more widespread harm by leading the campaign against DDT (one of the most effective pesticides created to date), which was banned in 1972 by the Environmental Protection Agency.
It's no longer for the "ecofreaks
" alone, Cook says.