Welcome to the Sustainable Living Shop!
Your one-stop-shop to living a healthier life that is in harmony with the planet.
Water Conservation: Toilets, showers, and faucets make up 43% of the average American’s water utility bill.
This kit you can save up to 12,000 gallons of water per year!!!
Make the switch today and save money on your next water bill (this kit pays for itself).
This inexpensive conversion kit will easily screw on to most bathroom and kitchen faucet nozzles.
Save money on your next water bill because this bag conserves 80 -160 oz. of water per flush!
The cost to purchase and install a low flow toilet is approximately $400-$800.
This water displacement bag is a cost-effective alternative.
*based on a household of 4 people
Kitchen: Did you know that more than 200 million tons of garbage go to our landfills each year?
In fact, the average family uses 500 Ziplock bags per year. This means that the United States alone uses an average of 58 million Ziploc bags every year! Click here to learn more.
The average family spends $50 in Ziploc® bags per year.
Preserve your food and protect your family with our organic, reusable food wraps.
Etee food wrap uses USDA Organic beeswax, coniferous tree resins from sustainable sources, clove and cinnamon essential oils and jojoba oil.
This eco-friendly wrap is made of GOTS certified organic cotton and non-GMO soy wax.
The wrap has been created from all natural ingredients meaning that it is fully biodegradable!!
Microwave, freezer, dishwasher, refrigerator, and oven safe (up to 450°F).
Snap locking lids with silicone gasket seals are airtight and leakproof! The silicone ring is easily removed for cleaning.
Lids have an air vent for microwave use.
Know what ingredients are in your food, eat healthier portion controlled meals, and save a ton of time and money by meal prepping!
Silicone is non-allergenic, non-reactive, does not contain estrogen-mimicking compounds, BPA, PVC, petroleum, and is latex-free.
These bags can basically handle it all!!!
They can be safely used in the microwave, refrigerator, toaster, freezer, and dishwasher!
Temperature ranges between -58℉ to 482℉ and can hold 30 fl oz (4 cups or 1 quart) of food or liquid.
They are airtight and come with a lifetime warranty!!
50 Billion water bottles are used each year…
Save money and prevent another one-time-use waterbottle from going to the landfill.
This refillable Gemstone waterbottle is good for the environment, your budget, and is really cool looking.
Easily swap out crystals and for a unique energy combination of your own creation!
I personally fill my bottle with amethyst and rose quartz to boost the “love energy” in my life.
Plastic is a major source of phthalates and BPA. In 2008, the state of New Jersey passed a law banning phthalates from children’s toys. Click here to read more.
PVC plastic contains dangerous chemical additives including lead, cadmium, and organotins.
Limit your use of plastic storage containers by swapping them out for the reusable containers below.
This is the perfect replacement for the plastic Ziploc bag that you currently use for packing school or work lunches.
These bags are durable and reliable while protecting the environment!
Did you know that stainless steel cookware is often manufactured with chromium and nickel, which are toxic for your health?
If you are cooking with Teflon manufactured prior to 2013, it was likely made with PFOA (a toxic chemical).
Ceramic Cookware is widely considered to be the safest and most environmentally friendly cookware option. Additionally, Ceramics are more heat and scratch resistant than Teflon.
This bake set is free of PFAS, PFOA, lead, and cadmium.
Absolutely no toxic fumes are released while cooking, simmering, searing, frying, or baking.
This 10-piece set comes with a 1 and 2-quart saucepan, a 3-quart casserole pot, a 5-quart dutch oven pot with a lid, and an 8 in. and 9.5 in. fry pan.
Colors: red and green
Click here to learn more about the three most common cookware materials, and why ceramic coated cookware is the healthiest and most Eco-friendly option.
The only downside is that this set is not dishwasher safe (see the Vermi cookware set for a dishwasher-safe cookware set).
It is Convection oven and dishwasher safe!
Includes 2 dutch oven pots, 1 casserole pot with a lid and 2 angled fry pans (for easy omelet flipping)
Did you know that the EPA estimates that 75% of the waste stream is recyclable, but we only recycle about 30% of it?
These cooking utensils are made with 100% non-corrosive materials that do not react with foods/beverages or produce any hazardous fumes.
Of course, this 12-piece utensils set is dishwasher safe.
Colors: comes in red and black.
This coffee maker comes with a stainless steel mesh filter that helps extract your coffee’s aromatic oils and subtle flavors (which are usually absorbed by paper filters).
It is dishwasher-safe and comes in a variety of sizes (17oz, 34oz, 51oz, and 68 oz.)
They can be used to wash the dishes, clean the kitchen/shower areas, or even for pet care.
These gloves can be sterilized in boiled water, the microwave, or in a dishwasher.
Avoid dish-pan-hands and keep your skin soft.
Save money and the environment by not having to purchase replacement sponges every month.
Silicone is naturally odor and stain resistant! Non-stick properties equal less cooking oil and an easier cleanup!
Unlike Plastic, silicone does not contain or leak estrogen-mimicking chemicals. It is microwave, oven, dishwasher, and freezer safe!
Save the environment by grabbing these cost-saving alternative baking cups to one-time use paper cups.
Effortless food release means that no greasing or cooking spray is needed.
Silicon is healthier, more environmentally friendly, and will save you money because you can reuse these baking cups over and over again.
Silicone Drinking Straws
Moreover, Technomic (a firm that focuses on the foodservice market), recently estimated that nearly 63 billion straws were used last year. Click here to read more.
If you love drinking from a straw, then do it responsibly 🙂
Hiware silicone drinking straws come in a pack of 8 assorted colors and are accompanied by 2 cleaning brushes.
Due to their slightly thicker diameter, they are great for drinking smoothies, milkshakes, and yogurts.
These straws fit most large tumblers including Yeti and RTIC.
The molds come in a pack of 2 and each tray contains 15 squares.
Dimensions: 1.25-inch square ice cubes.
Its perfect for freezing 1-ounce servings of homemade or pureed baby food, sauces, whiskey ice cubes, or as a mold for perfectly cubed fudge or candy.
The manufacturer offers a 100% money back guarantee and comes with a lifetime warranty. This is a totally risk-free purchase!
Bathroom: The equivalent of 1 garbage truck of plastic is dumped into the ocean every minute. That number will increase to 4 per minute by 2050.
This vegan 4-pack of toothbrushes are made with 100% recycled natural bamboo material and is biodegradable, organic, and all natural!
These toothbrushes cost about the same as the ones you are probably currently buying.
The American Dental Association recommends changing your toothbrush every 3 months.
You are going to have to replace your toothbrush at some point in the future, so why not order these today!
These shampoo bar wrappers are made from 100% recycled paper and the shampoo bar itself is 100% bio-degradable.
The shampoo bars are made from an old-fashion vegetable oil formula.
It does not contain any detergents, so it will not strip the natural oils from your hair.
Great for people with allergies and sensitive skin.
This product has never been tested on animals and is made in the USA.
Did you know that 20 Billion tampons are used EVERY year!
Meaning that we are producing waste faster than Mother Nature can get rid of it.
Over a woman’s lifetime, she will spend $1,773 on 9,120 tampons.
Many tampons are made with Dioxin (a cancer-causing chemical).
Make the switch today to save money and the environment. Choose the healthier option by getting a Diva Cup 🙂
NASA published an article stating that 97% of actively publishing climate scientists agree that “climate-warming trends over the past century are extremely likely due to human activities”.
This toothpaste comes in a glass jar and is 100% Vegan.
It polishes and whitens teeth overtime and mineralizes tooth enamel with Himalayan Pink Salt.
This toothpaste removes plaque from teeth and protects from tooth decay.
It’s more effective and safer than teeth whitening strips, gels, and pen, that can strip your teeth of enamel.
This bottle should last you 3 – 6 months.
Dental Duty Toothbrite teeth whitening charcoal is made in the USA, is 100% natural and 100% vegan.
Does not contain harmful chemicals, artificial colors, or flavors. You won’t find any fluoride, hydrogen peroxide, surfactants, or GMOs in this activated coconut powder.
The manufacturer offers a 100% money back guarantee!
Activated charcoal helps whiten teeth naturally, and the floss is antiviral and antibacterial.
100 % Biodegradable, breaks down in approximately 60-90 days.
Personal Care and Beauty: Becoming a Sustainability Hero has health, environment, and budget benefits
If global warming, climate change, and resource depletion are important to you then take the pledge to become a conscious consumer today!
Comes in a 6 pack of assorted flavors and is made with beeswax, coconut oil, vitamin E.
Flavors: Tahitian Vanilla, Tropical Coconut, Eucalyptus Mint, Cherry Bomb, Tangy Citrus, and Strawberry Bliss.
This lip balm is made in the USA, is non-toxic, and does not contain GMOs, gluten, chemicals, petroleum, or soy.
It is 100% USDA Certified Organic and makes for a great gift.
This product has never been tested on animals and the packaging is completely recyclable.
The manufacturer even offers a Money-Back Satisfaction Guarantee!
*Money Saving Opportunity:
Option 1) The Venus or Gillette razor brands cost $20 for a handle and 6 refills, and lasts approximately 6 months (if changed out 1x per month).
Option 2) WEISHI Nostalgic Double Edge Safety Razor (approximately $17) with a pack of 100 razors for around $10 will last 500 days or around 1.5 years (if you use 1 razor every 5 days).
Net Weight of Razor: 74g
Measurement: 11CM total length.
The safety razor comes with 5 stainless blades to get you started.
Made with magnesium, bentonite clay, arrowroot powder, and zinc oxide that won’t disrupt your natural moisture pH balance (no rash)!
The stick will last 2-3x longer than other natural deodorants.
Does not contain baking soda which can change the pH of your pits and cause painful rashes.
This deodorant does not contain any chemicals including fragrances, aluminum, toxins, parabens, and BPA.
Cleaning: Did you know that there are more than 5 trillion pieces of plastic floating in our oceans?
Synthetic materials can release more than 1,900 microfibers per garment in each wash cycle! Click here to learn more.
Powerful triple-enzyme formula fights tough stains.
This hypoallergenic laundry detergent is made for sensitive skin.
It is an EPA Safer Choice Certified Product, designed with safety in mind.
Washes approximately 106 medium loads.
When the company makes decisions, they consider the impact that they will have on the seventh generation to come.
Let’s live by this motto and preserve the environment so that our children and their children can have the resources they need.
Does not contain dyes, inks, or fragrances.
This soap is primarily composed of Olive Oil and only uses 100% vegetable ingredients.
This product is cruelty-free and free from colorants and artificial ingredients.
It is made with plant-based surfactants like natural fir needle and spruce essential oils (no cheap, harsh pine stump oil).
Of course, no synthetic dyes, fragrances or preservatives are contained in the cleaner.
The packaging is made from plastic, so please recycle. I did want to give a liquid soap option.
The handle is made from birch hardwood has a convenient storage hanger hook.
The brush can be placed in the dishwasher for sterilization.
This brush comes with a 5-year guarantee against defects in material and workmanship.
Did you know that there are approximately 126 million households in the U.S. Imagine how many cleaning supplies go to our landfills each day?
Fact: 13 billion pounds of paper towels are used EVERY year in the US.
If each U.S. household used one less 70-sheet roll, 554,000 trees could be saved annually. Click here to learn more.
Redecker’s durable natural fiber bristle brush is made from untreated beechwood and comes in a set of 2.
It has a heat-resistant fiber head and is made in Germany by a company that has been handcrafting brushes since 1935.
GoodHouseKeeping.com recommends that you replace your sponge once every 2-3 weeks or when it becomes worn.
These all natural sponges come in a pack of 6 and are made from 100% biodegradable cactus fibers with no added colors or chemicals.
That means that you save $76 for the rest of the year in which you have purchased the paperless towels.
The next year and each year after that, you will save $8 x 12months = $96 each year!
These paperless towels are handmade from natural unbleached cotton birdseye fabric.
Dimensions: 11×12 inches
They come in a set of 10 in assorted blues and greens
Take the Sustainability Pledge today and incorporate as many biodegradable products into your daily routine as possible.
Why are microfibers so harmful? Because tiny plastic pieces can bioaccumulate and biomagnify up the food chain which we ingest in the form of yummy seafood.
The Swedish Dishcloths are super absorbing, reusable, eco-friendly, biodegradable, and made of plant cellulose.
They are naturally odor resistant and a vegan product.
UNNI Compostable Bags are made from plant starches and do not contain polyethylene.
These bags are certified by the Biodegradable Products Institute.
Researchers fear that plastic bags may never fully decompose. Instead, they gradually turn into smaller and smaller pieces of plastic.
The most common type of plastic shopping bag is made of polyethylene (derived from petroleum).
Microorganisms don’t recognize it as food and as such cannot technically “biodegrade.”
This product is biodegradable, chlorine bleach-free, and phosphate-free.
Seventh Generation never tests their products on animals, and this detergent is a USDA Certified Biobased Product (96% or more of the detergent is made with plant-based ingredients).
Energy Efficient Home: The world has just over a decade to get climate change under control.- NASA
Around two-thirds of these batteries wind up in the trash. Unfortunately, cadmium, nickel, and lead can leach from the landfills and end up contaminating our groundwater resources.
You can save $77.44 annually by switching over to rechargeable batteries.
This charger is able to recharge both AAA and AA batteries.
These LED lights have a lifespan of 15,000 hours, and the bulb can last over 13 years (based on 3 hours of use each day)!
The LED light bulbs only uses 14 watts of energy, saving up to $141.90 over the life of the bulb (when compared to an incandescent equivalent).
The manufacturer offers a 3-year warranty, and the bulbs are Energy Star rated!
These curtains effectively block the wind, sunlight, and UV rays to add insulation to your home (increase energy efficiency), protect your furniture from color fading, providing privacy, and help you attain a better night’s sleep.
There are numerous studies that have proven that sleeping in a dark bedroom has many health benefits.
Decreasing a home’s air leakage by 25% can lower annual energy costs by about $300 (according to the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory).
A properly sealed home can cut energy costs by hundreds of dollars a year.
The Duck Brand is a winner in the do-it-yourself low-cost insulation industry.
The window kit is crystal clear so you can see outside, even when two layers have been applied.
Simply use the tape to affix the film to the window frame, then use a conventional hair dryer to shrink the film into an airtight lining over the window.
The film helps prevent drafts and heat loss to provide a drastic increase in energy efficiency.
The kit contains 62 x 210″ of crystal clear film and 1/2-inch by 84-feet (1080″) roll of double-sided tape
Kit insulates five 3′ x 5′ windows
Socket sealers help improve energy efficiency, are flame retardant, and easy to install.
Each pack comes with 16 outlet sealers, 6 switch plate sealers and 2 decorative GFI switch plate covers.
There are two ways to solve our energy dependence on fossil fuels:
1) Produce more renewable energy.
2) Increase energy efficiency.
Great for sealing gaps or cracks between windows and doors.
Works in the kitchen and bathrooms and can be used indoor/outdoor.
It is 100% waterproof, won’t yellow, shrink or crack!
In fact it is mold and mildew resistant!
By Increasing your home’s energy efficiency you can 1) save the environment, 2) money on your next electricity bill, and 3) breath cleaner air.
Save energy and money by stopping the heat from escaping during winter and keeping the cool air in during the summer.
Effectively reduces noise and keeps out the dust and bugs!
One size fits all and can be used on internal and external doors!
Cold air stays out and the heat stays in. This double-sided door draft stopper fits doors and windows up to 36 inches.
The foam and fabric can be cut down to fit windows of any size.
Insulation acts as a barrier to heat loss and heat gain, particularly in roofs, ceilings, windows, doors, walls, and floors.
Save up to 80% in heating and cooling losses.
This hot water heater insulation jacket uses a patented reflective foil that stops 97% of radiant heat loss and helps maintain standby water temperature.
Average Consumer Payback is 6-12 months!
The best part is that you can DIY in under an hour!!!
Click here to check out a 50-60 gallon water heater insulation jacket.
This no itch pipe wrap provides maximum insulating power.
This is an easy DIY project that is super quick and easy! No gloves, face mask, or goggles needed.
Complete the easiest insulation tasks to get the biggest bang for your buck!
Save a ton of money and re-invest your savings into other money-saving insulation projects or fund your retirement account!
Solar Power is Abundant, Clean, Renewable, and Effective!!!
By reducing your electricity consumption you will reduce the amount of coal and oil burned by power plants (which produces acid rain).
The solar panel lifespan is approximately 5 years, and the LED light lifespan is 50,000 hours.
It offers 3 lighting modes (medium light, dim light, and sensor mode).
The difference between these lights and the lights to the right is that you are able to switch these lights on (the other lights only operate in motion detector mode).
The manufacturer offers a 90-day money back guarantee and a 1-year warranty!
This solar charger has 3 USB outports and doubles as a flashlight!
36 LED lights provide serious illumination.
It holds a massive 25,000mah, and can charge your phone up to 7+ times!
Dimensions: 7 inches x 3.8 inches
What’s more is the manufacturer offers a 12-month warranty!!!
Did you know that enough sunlight reaches the earth’s surface to provide for the world’s energy demand for a year?
Most portable camping showers are made from toxic PVC, which can release estrogen mimicking hormones into your water source!
This water carrying bag is made of safe and eco-friendly TPU, a trusted material widely used in the healthcare industry.
TPU is abrasion and puncture resistant. Moreover, it never cracks under cold conditions.
This bag can used to store water inside of the bag or use it as a dry bag to keep water out.
It is weatherproof and weighs less than 3 lbs.
It charges phones, tablets, GPS, eReaders, Bluetooth speakers, and GoPro cameras!!!
The tax credit allows you to deduct 30% of the cost of installing a solar energy system from your federal taxes.
Build each solar panel within an hour and for around $100!!!
This step-by-step video instruction guide, along with the materials, will allow you to build your own solar energy system for around 25% of the cost that you would have paid a professional installer.
What’s really great about this system is that any energy produced after your breakeven point is “free electricity”.
Camping: Van Life, Campers, and Adventurers
Recharging options: Takes 8-hrs from a carport or wall outlet (perfect for “van life”).
Plug in a mini fridge, portable cooler or your GoPro/camera/phone to film all of your adventures!
No noise and vibration-free with zero emissions!
Light and compact dimensions: 6.6 lbs and 5 inches wide x 8 inches ‘ tall.
Gardening: Growing your own food is healthier for you (organic, fresh, and tastier), and reduces the amount of fuel used for transporting food.
Growing your own food allows the vegetable to ripen on the vine (instead of a gas chamber).
Collect water that can be later used to water your lawn and garden, while saving money on your water bill.
It has a flat-back design that saves space, and is made with ultra-tough, BPA-free, FDA approved, Polyethylene.
It comes with an anti-debris screen that keeps out bugs and gutter garbage.
Includes a brass spigot, and is child and pet safe. It will not rust, mold, or rot.
A study by Nature Research showed that crops grown in worm castings produced 25% more yield.
Other benefits include:
- Helps plants grow faster.
- Increase soil aeration.
- Increase water retention. Use 50-75% less water in some situations. Money Saved!
- Is all-natural! The consumption of fewer chemicals is vital to a healthier lifestyle. Worm casting allows you to grow “organic” vegetables!
- No heavy metals. Worms actually have the ability to absorb heavy metals like copper, lead, and cadmium from the soil. This reduces the likelihood that those metals will end up in your vegetables and on your plate!
- It is a natural pesticide! Save money on pesticides while avoiding the need to spray chemicals on the food.
Click here to get a hold of your worm buddies that will help you grow your organic garden faster!
Growing tips are conveniently located on the back of each pack.
The contents of these packets are non-GMO, open-pollinated, non-hybrid seeds that have high germination rates.
Vegetable Seeds: Carrot, Tomato, Cherry Tomato, Zucchini, Kale, Lettuce, Beet, Snap Pea, Cucumber, Sweet Pepper, Jalapeno, Bunching Onion
Fruit Seeds: Watermelon, Cantaloupe
Herb Seeds: Basil, Cilantro
Composting food scraps can reduce waste that would otherwise need to be transported to a landfill.
Another benefit is that composting recycles nutrients, which can be used to start your own organic vegetable garden.
Nutrients from a compost pile is healthier for you and cheaper than purchasing chemical fertilizers.
This stainless steel bin controls odors naturally with an airtight lid and replaceable activated-charcoal filter.
The bin is molded in one piece and resists rust and leaks,
The 1.3-gallon size is big enough to hold several days’ worth of compostable organic kitchen waste like vegetable peels, fruits, and coffee grounds yet still small enough to fit on countertops.
Measures 7.16” in diameter x 11” high.
Does not leak toxic chemicals into your compost pile.
The activated charcoal lasts around 6 months, and replacements can be found here.
- Kale Vates Blue Scotch
- Eggplant Black Beauty
- Green Bean Tendergreen Improved
- Zucchini Dark Green
- Lettuce Buttercrunch Butterhead
- Brussels Sprouts Long Island
- Lettuce Ruby Leaf
- Lettuce Black Seeded Simpson
- Bell Pepper California Wonder
- Radish Cherry Belle
- Okra Clemson Spineless
- Beet Detroit Dark Red
- Onion Evergreen Bunching
- Cabbage Golden Acre
- Corn Golden Bantam
- Cantaloupe Hales Best Jumbo
- Winter Squash Jumbo Pink Banana
- Tomato Beef Steak
- Lima Henderson
- Swiss Chard Giant Fordhook
- Cucumber Marketmore
- Spinach Bloomsdale
- Carrot Scarlet Nantes
- Turnip Purple Top
- Pumpkin Sugar Pie
- Cauliflower Snowball
- Pea Sugar Daddy
- Broccoli Waltham
- Winter Squash Waltham Butternut
- Sunflower Mammoth
- Parsnips Harris Model
- Celery Tall Utah Improved
Decorate your dishes with this collection of 7 edible wildflowers!
All of the flowers within this assortment are edible. Add a splash of color to a boring salad or use them as a garnish.
This assortment includes 8 individually packaged strains, including Tiger Eye Marigold, Swiss Giants Pansy, Johnny Jump Up, Wild Bee Balm, Jewel Nasturtium, Common Chives, Borage and Pacific Beauty Calendula.
All flower seeds are non-GMO based seed products and are produced from open-pollinated plants.
Grow fresh, healthy, and organic herbs and microgreens in your kitchen!
This fish tank is a scaled-down aquaponics system, so the fish waste fertilizes the plants, and the plants clean the water!
The manufacturer gives a 100% satisfaction guarantee.
Get back to the basics and learn how to grow edible, gourmet, organic microgreens, and wheatgrass on top of a fish tank ecosystem!
More importantly, microgreens are high in antioxidants and promote a healthy lifestyle and assists in disease prevention.
Library and Knowledge Center: Books and Documentaries
Psst. Here is my secret! I love my Apple earbuds.
I can listen to audible books in the car, on the go, and while I work out.
Plus, they automatically pause whatever is playing when you take one earbud out.
You can even listen with just one earbud in and the other in the charger.
The earbuds hold about 2 hours of change, and the case itself holds 4-5 charges!
The earbuds are integrated with Siri, so I can pick up, make phone calls, and adjust the sound without ever touching my phone!!!
Reducetarians are committed to eating less meat (red meat, poultry, seafood, milk, and eggs), regardless of the degree or motivation.
This concept is appealing because not everyone is willing to follow an “all-or-nothing” diet, and it allows room for a flexible intake of meat.
Click here to learn more about how the Surprisingly Simple Act of Reducing the Amount of Meat in Your Diet Can Transform Your Health and the Planet.
Learn how the meat industry is a primary driver of species extinction, habitat loss, topsoil erosion, and ocean “dead zones.”
Methane is 84 times more potent than carbon dioxide and is far more devastating to the climate than carbon emissions.
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