March 31st, 2021 | Updated on June 5th, 2021
According to an estimate, 4.5 pounds of waste is generated by every person in the U.S each day. This means every person in the U.S. produces 267 million tons of trash per year.
These wastes cause irreparable damage to our plant. If you are really serious about the environmental impact of your consumption behavior, you should reduce your dependence on disposable items. However, there are many products available online with “green” claims on their packaging, making it diffiuclt to find truly eco-friendly products.
We have carefully selected the 20 best eco-friendly products you should use in 2021 as alternatives to single-use items to save our planet.
1. Food Grade Reusable Storage Bag
The world’s first fully functional, self-sealing, non-plastic bag. Plus unlike traditional plastic bags, Stasher bags contain no BPA, no PVC, and no latex. Keep your food safe from contaminants in Stasher bags.
2. Premium Reusable Produce Bags
Each set now comes with a free set of 2 reminder keychains handcrafted in the shape of a (dead) fish, to remind YOU on the way out the door what can happen if you forget your reusable mesh produce bags at home on the way to the store!
3. Goodbye Detergent Spaghetti Corn Scrub
Goodbye Detergent Spaghetti Corn Scrub – Heavy Duty for Tough Stain. This product works astonishingly well, and is much less wasteful than having to throw away a cheap cookware scrubber every few weeks.
4. LastSwab Reusable Cotton Swabs
High-quality and innovative design. The reusable swab is made of a stiff, compact nylon core with flexible and soft medical silicone on each end.
5. Hair Removal for Women
For use on face, legs and sensitive areas. Follow our regimen to achieve flawless skin: exfoliate, epilate, shave, cleanse.
6. Bamboo Charcoal Dental Floss
VEGAN Bamboo Charcoal Dental Floss with Refillable Glass Container + Free Refill – Natural Candelilla Wax and Peppermint Essential Oil. Floss length is 33yds x2 from a Family Owned Company who really helps the environment.
7. Travel Camping Cutlery Set
DEVICO portable travel cutlery set is made of high quality food grade stainless steel. Forget the flimsy, plastic cutlery when eating on the go. Mirror finished surface and ergonomic shape, reusable and durable for daily use. Easy to clean, dishwasher safe.
8. Reusable Stainless Steel Straws
These drinking straws are made of GENUINE premium, silver-colored 18/8 stainless steel.Unlike other cheap straws that look a little yellow with thin wall thickness and low weight, the wall thickness of our straws is 0.5mm. They are very strong, not too heavy or too light.
9. EcoCrock Counter Compost Bin
Dual bucket design with removable inner bucket and built in handle allows food scraps to easily slide out without a mess or hassle.
10. Single Serve Coffee
Single Serve Coffee the way it’s supposed to be. Add Steeped to 8oz of Water, Dunk for 15 seconds to get light crema (like a French Press) and Steep for 5 minutes = Enjoy. Pre-portioned consistent SCA recommended water-to-coffee ratios.
11. L’Occitan Butter Hand Cream
This creamy balm with 20% Shea Butter, honey, almond extracts and coconut oil are blended to create this extremely effective formula. The rich texture leaves hands soft and smooth, can be applied as often as needed.
12. Natural Glossy Lipstick
This lipstick helps condition and soothe lips with moisturizing ingredients like Moringa Oil and Red Raspberry Oil.
13. The Right To Shower Shampoo Bar
The Right To Shower Joy Shampoo Bar & Bar Soap helps bring mobile showers and joy to people living on the streets. Let our skin nourishing Shampoo Bar & Bar Soap uplift your body and mind with the scent of tangerine and honeysuckle, leaving your skin feeling renewed and refreshed.
14. Gain Botanicals Liquid Fabric Conditioner
Gain’s first plant based fabric softener with the irresistible scent of Gain Botanicals White Tea and Lavender. Designed to work in high-efficiency (HE) and both front- and top-loading standard washing machines.
15. Sort & Go Waste Bin
Hide your recycling bins no longer, with Brabantia’s Sort & Go waste bins. The 6L Sort & Go is the perfect food waste caddy for disposal of organic waste right on the kitchen counter.
16. Beeswax Food Wraps
A uniquely designed plastic free and eco-friendly reusable food wrap made from organic cotton infused with sustainably harvested beeswax, jojoba oil and tree resin.
17. Zojirushi Stainless Steel Mug
A stainless mug is a vacuum insulated mug that is designed to drink directly from the mug. Although similar to travel mugs, it offers better heat retention because of its tight fitting lid, and can be stored in a bag or purse without spilling.
18. Reusable Silicone Straws
with 15 Silicone Straws included and 2 Cleaning Brushes, you will get the Biggest Set of Silicone Straws in market and for the best price! The Straws are Regular Size.
19. Seventh Generation Toilet Paper
Seventh Generation 100 percent Recycled Paper Bath Tissue is an extra strong and soft 2 ply toilet paper whitened without chlorine bleach. It’s gentle on the environment, septic safe and RV friendly, too.
20. Reusable Shopping Bag
These reusable bag is not just for the grocery store, it goes everywhere and hauls anything. This Baggu can hold up to 50 lbs. of stuff yet folds into just a 5×5 in. square.