Eco-Friendly Home Tips

We all try our best to be friendly to the environment – after all, the Earth is our home. But do you ever find that being eco friendly can be costly or inconvenient? We’ve put together a list of must-know eco-friendly home products that will both preserve the environment and make your life a little easier.

Reusable Silicone Sandwich Bags

If you pack lunches for work or school, you can save an enormous amount of money by switching from single-use plastic to reusable silicon bags. Think of all the plastic that goes into our landfills after holding a single sandwich for a few hours! Silicone bags are easy to stash, can withstand the effect of microwaves and freezers, and are extremely easy to clean. Here’s a link to a great starter set that you can purchase on Amazon:

Stainless Steel Straws

If you’ve been watching the news lately, you’ve seen the war on plastic straws reach a whole new level. Starbucks even announced that it would be banning plastic straws completely by the end of this year. Get ahead of the curve by carrying stainless steel straws with you! Here are the recommended straws from Amazon:

Re-usable Everlast Notebooks

Did you know the average Canadian uses the equivalent of 7 trees  worth of paper every year? Multiply 7 by the population of Canada and … that’s a lot of trees. So what are some ways we can reduce this? If you take notes at work or home, try Rocketbook! They’ve released a reusable note-taking product that provides an authentic writing experience – and one that doesn’t smudge! Just add water and the marker comes right off. This might just be the last notebook you’ll ever need. Check them out here:

We hope that these great, reusable products can kickstart your environmentally friendly journey and kickstart your eco-friendly 2020!