Allbirds utilizes a sustainably sourced wool from New Zealand, tree fiber from South Africa and sugar cane from Brazil (among other sustainable materials used in their footwear).
Shoes start at $95 for men and women.
For more information about their story and practices visit: https://www.allbirds.com/pages/our-story
UNNI provides 100% certified compostable trash bags in 13-gallon and 50-gallon options. UNNI Compostable Bags are made from the starches of plants, and contains NO polyethylene. Make this easy routine-switch for as little as $15.
Rocketbook Everlast Reusable Smart Notebook
According to the EPA, the U.S. uses about 69 million tons of notebook paper each year. Despite Rocketbook being shut down on Shark Tank, they have continued with their start-up anyway and are making waves.
This notebook comes with 36 reusable pages that wipe clean with moisture. It is also digitally connected. You can send your notes to the Rocketbook app on your phone so you can create a digital archive! This model starts at $30.
Belkin Conserve Energy Saving Power Switch
We may have all heard our parents tell us before to not only turn the lights off, but to also unplug what we are using when we are done. Belkin has come out with a power switch that truly is zero waste when the device is off- so no need to unplug! This is a great way to save money and the planet. Starting at $17.https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B005MYN3OO/ref=as_li_tl?ie=UTF8&tag=biip_012318_eco-friendly-substitutes-20&camp=1789&creative=9325&linkCode=as2&creativeASIN=B005MYN3OO&linkId=356a6b7f7b7f96f9970c7efa536e0809
Mealprep reusable containers
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