10 Eco-friendly products to make your life as green as possible
In honor of Earth Day, it’s the perfect time to reevaluate just how green (or not so green) your life is. Perhaps you’re still using plastic straws or even use way too much electricity at home. It’s time to make changes that will help our planet beyond just today.
- Which smart gardens are easy to use? These incredible smart devices help you grow fresh herbs, clean your air, and promote a calming environment all indoors.
- How can you reduce water usage in a smarter way? Rather than turning the water off while you lather your hair in the shower (although that’s a great idea), you can also use technology to cut down on your usage.
- Where can I find more eco-friendly products? We have a dedicated category for eco-friendly products right here.
Although Kermit told us it ain’t easy, being green is actually easier now than ever thanks to technology. With human activity driving climate change, there’s no time like the present to minimize your carbon footprint for the health of the planet.
Going green doesn’t mean going without. Just check out these 10 eco-friendly products that’ll keep you (and the planet) going.
LastSwab Reusable Cotton Swab
Featuring premium materials and a super clever design, this isn’t your average cotton swab. In fact, it doesn’t feature any cotton at all. LastSwab uses nylon to be durable and strong as well as flexible. Available in two multi-purpose designs, Standard and Make-up, LastSwab keeps up with your routine day after day.
Postera Legooms Reusable Produce Bags
Made from recycled bottles, these vegetable and storage bags can be used over and over again. Designed to replace plastic shopping bags, Legooms make it easier to eliminate plastic wastage. In addition, the high-quality bags are built to last, which helps save more plastic bags in the long run.
Grin Charcoal-Infused Bamboo Toothbrush
This eco-friendly accessory uses sustainable bamboo, making its handle completely biodegradable. Infused with a high-quality activated charcoal, Grin’s bristles boast detoxifying and antibacterial properties. Aside from keeping bacteria away, the charcoal-infused bamboo toothbrush also absorbs toxins and destroys existing bacteria in your mouth.
Gomi Hand-Marbled Recycled Plastic Speakers
Made from plastic waste, this portable device uses flexible plastic that is typically not recyclable. Each Gomi speaker is equivalent to 100 plastic bags worth of flexible plastics. Additionally, the hand-marbled plastic speakers each have their own individual look. Created with three modular components, the speaker is a combination of digital fabrication and traditional craft methods.
Slate-ish Recycled Paper Wall Tiles
Recovering scrap materials from fabricators, this eco-friendly decoration looks impressively real. Slate-ish Tiles come in four different styles to elevate the look of your space. Earth is a deep tan, Asphalt is nearly black, Chalk is nice and bright, and Soot is majestically dark. The sets come in a variety of random lengths, making the entire design looking even more lifelike, all while reusing what others consider waste.
BioLite SunLight Portable Solar Light
This travel-friendly device comes with an integrated solar panel that recharges independently. It provides three lighting modes including full color, white or party mode, which auto-cycles all colors. In addition, SunLight uses an integrated sundial and kickstand to maximize efficiency.
Sprout Pencil Plantable Graphite Pencils
This writing tool offers a fun way to promote sustainability among children and adults alike. Once your Sprout graphite pencil becomes too short, you can simply plant it upside down and watch it grow. Available in packs of eight, the plantable graphite pencils come with seed capsules in the tip.
S’well Stainless Steel Straw Set
Thanks to their flexi necks, these straws bend just like plastic ones without harming the planet. S’well straws are comfortable to sip from and are easy to clean. Made from 18/8 stainless steel, the high-grade straws are made to last.
Thuma Platform Bed Frame
Made from eco-friendly materials and quality craftsmanship, this luxurious bed is designed to last and move. Each bed comes with a natural walnut colored frame, cushioned slats, and PillowBoard. Featuring an elevated design, Thuma creates a minimalist foundation at an ideal height.
Reveal Lavelle Cork Wood iPad Folio
Featuring eco-friendly natural cork wood, this case offers a unique pattern to make your iPad stand out while reducing your carbon footprint. Even with its eco-friendly design, the slim Lavelle Folio provides a comfortable grip and sleek appearance. In addition, the cork case comes with an automatic sleep and wake lid, which helps preserve your iPad’s battery life.
Which of these eco-friendly products do you think you need right now? Share with us in the comments below.
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