If you’re planning to do some gift-giving this season, why not pick items that are environmentally friendly as well as fun? For our Eco Friendly Gift Guide, we’ve pulled together a few of our favorite clever designs, green gadgets, and gifts for efficient living that will satisfy anyone on your list.
Plumen Energy Efficient Light Bulbs
Fully embracing the idea that “everyday stuff can be creative and fun”, Plumen has turned compact fluorescent lighting into art. The energy efficient Plumen light bulb is equivalent to a 60-watt incandescent bulb, but looks way cooler.
These candles uses soy blend wax and natural cotton wicks in their beautiful candle designs, but that’s not even the cool part. Prosperity Candle partners with women in areas struggling from conflicts and natural disasters to help them develop thriving businesses in their communities.
ReMake It! Recycling Projects From The Stuff You Usually Scrap
ReMake It! is a great DIY guide for upcycling and repurposing everyday stuff into clever, creative projects. From drinking glasses to picture frames, these crafts are great for kids and adults alike.
Human Powered, Hand Cranked Paper Shredder
Prevent private documents from falling into the wrong hands? Check. Skip the horrible loud whine of an electric shredder? Check. Get an arm workout with your hand-cranked paper shredder while saving some electricity? Check.
(Almost) Indestructible, Recyclable Zogoflex Dog Toys
Your pup deserves a top-notch chew toy. West Paw’s Zogoflex dog toys are non-toxic, buoyant, tooth-friendly, and guaranteed for life – if your dog does manage to destroy it, just send it back. West Paw will replace it, plus recycle it into a future toy.
Prices start around $8.