Are you looking for ways to lower your carbon footprint? Thanks to some eco-conscious brands, switching to a more sustainable lifestyle is easier than you think. We’ve rounded up 12 of our favourite reusable products available on our website that’ll get you a few steps closer!
Paper towels are one of the most wasteful products found in the kitchen. Ditch wasteful paper towels and start living more sustainably with Marley’s Monsters UNpaper® Towels. Unlike regular paper towels, Marley’s Monsters UNpaper® Towels are eco-friendly, cost-efficient and machine washable. These super absorbent, reusable UNpaper towels are made from 100% cotton flannel and easily clean up kitchen spills. Marley’s Monsters UNpaper® Towels are sold in packs of 6 or 12 and come in a variety of bold, graphic prints that make cleaning more fun. Get them HERE.
Baby wipes are a must-have for new parents. They’re needed for cleaning dirty bums, runny noses, messy fingers and drooling chins. Thirsties Cloth Wipes are designed with your baby’s comfort in mind. Made of 100% Certified Organic Cotton, Thirsties Cloth Wipes give you the peace of mind that you’re protecting your baby’s sensitive skin and reducing waste. These ultra-soft cloth wipes will leave your baby’s bum, face and body feeling smooth. Not only are they soft, but they are sturdy enough for cleaning dirty business. The Thirsties Cloth Wipes come in a 6-pack with gender-neutral stitching around the edges of the wipe. Get them HERE.
Stop washing dishes with a disposable sponge and switch to Marley’s Monsters Washable Sponge. These durable and reusable sponges are mildew resistant, hypoallergenic and made from recycled materials. Marley's Monsters Washable Sponges have 2 different textures on each side, giving you multiple scrubbing options. One side is 100% cotton terry cloth and the other is 100% cotton flannel with a polyester mesh layer. Get it HERE.
Say goodbye to conventional dish soaps and hello to No Tox Life’s Dish Washing Block™. This zero-waste Dish Washing Block™ is 100% biodegradable and comes in compostable packaging. It's vegan, cruelty-free, fragrance-free and free of dyes, parabens or phosphates. Made with safe ingredients you can feel good about using on your dishes and hands. The added Aloe Vera keeps hands from drying out. With a rich, sudsy lather, this dish block removes stubborn grease and grime on dishes, pots and pans. The Dish Washing Block™ can also be used for all-purpose cleaning needs around your home. Use it to remove laundry and carpet stains or to wipe down counters, the possibilities are endless. Available in 2 sizes, 7.5-8 oz and 22.5 oz. Get it HERE.
Save money and the environment with STASHER Reusable Storage Bags. STASHER Reusable Storage Bags are the world’s first and only self-sealing, airtight and non-plastic bags. Made from non-toxic and hypoallergenic platinum silicone, STASHER Bags can safely be used in the microwave, freezer and dishwasher and withstand temperatures up to 400 degrees. Perfect for storing lunches, toiletries or even school supplies. Available in a variety of fun colours. Check them out HERE.
Save the environment one cup of coffee at a time with CoffeeSock® Reusable Filters. Every CoffeeSock® filter can replace 4-12 boxes of disposable paper filters. These easy to clean, reusable coffee filters are totally affordable and can last up to a year. Made with certified organic cotton, CoffeeSock Reusable Filters absorb coffee bean oils and allow acids to pass through, leaving you with a rich, crisp cup of coffee. Check them out HERE.
If you like to drink your coffee on the go, you'll love Stojo Cups. Stojo Cups feature a silicone straw, heat sleeve and leak-proof lid with stopper. With a stylish exterior and collapsible design, these reusable cups allow you to drink on the go without creating waste. Simply throw in your bag and reuse later. Safe to use in the dishwasher and free of BPA, lead, phthalates and glues. Check them out HERE.
Eliminate plastic waste in your hair care routine with Unwrapped Life’s Shampoo and Conditioner Bars. These palm oil-free and vegan hair bars come without wasteful packaging and are good for 50-75 washes. In addition to being eco-friendly, Unwrapped Life shampoo and conditioner bars contain essential oils and carrier oils that help keep hair soft, shiny and hydrated. Check them out HERE.
Stop using those small, plastic produce bags at the grocery store and bring your own reusable produce bag instead. Oko Creations Fruit & Vegetable Bag makes grocery shopping waste-free. Washable and reusable, Oko Creations Fruit & Vegetable Bag will last several years and will replace hundreds of plastic produce bags every year. This durable produce bag is made from 100% certified organic cotton mesh that is perfect for fruits, vegetables and nuts and allows produce to breathe. They also make a great wash bag for smaller items like makeup removal pads, wipes and handkerchiefs! Get it HERE.
Snazz up your lunch with Colibri Reusable Snack Bags. Colibri Reusable Snack Bags are eco-friendly and fun with a bunch of patterns to choose from. These reusable and washable snack bags are approved by the FDA and Health Canada Standards food safety standards. Colibri Reusable Snack Bags are made of 100% cotton and 100% polyester with polyurethane membrane. They come with a durable zipper that is lead-free, nickel-free and tested to meet CPSIA standards. Colibri Reusable Snack Bags come in 3 sizes: large, small and wide. Check them out HERE.
Keep your food fresher longer with Abeego Beeswax Wraps. Abeego Beeswax Wraps are a 100% compostable, reusable alternative to plastic wrap. These un-BEE-lievable beeswax wraps are as easy as 1, 2, 3: wrap, wash and reuse. Abeego Beeswax Wraps are made with beeswax, tree resin, organic jojoba oil infused into a hemp and organic cotton cloth and can last one year or longer. When warmed with the heat of your hands, these antibacterial food wraps become soft and flexible, making it easy to mold into various shapes. Once cooled, they harden again, sealing in moisture and keeping bacteria out. Cover leftovers, preserve herbs, store cheese, wrap sandwiches and more. Check them out HERE.
Did you know that oceans and landfills are filled with billions of plastic toothbrushes? Help reduce this number and make the world a cleaner place with The Future Is Bamboo Toothbrushes. With soft bristles and a 100% biodegradable MOSO bamboo handle, these antimicrobial toothbrushes last just as long as a plastic toothbrush. When ready to dispose, remove the toothbrush bristles with pliers and toss in the recyclable bin. The natural, 100% biodegradable bamboo handle can be composted or planted in your garden. Check them out HERE.
With these 12 reusable products in hand, you will be protecting your health and reducing waste. Which of these 12 reusable products do you find the most interesting? Let us know in the comments.