Eco Friendly Products For Your Home

 

When you go shopping you will always stumble upon some type of “eco friendly” product. The question is, do you really need it? Well, yes. eco friendly products not only help our environment by eliminating pollution but offer various other advantages as well. Eco friendly cleaning products for example are kid & animal friendly since they offer alternatives to the chemicals in regular cleaners, also worth noting that the smell of these regular cleaning products are almost intoxicating. Eco friendly products also helps us stop wasting resources & stop dumping tons of garbage into the ocean. Here are some cool “green” products you should look into.

 

Cloth Napkins – Purchasing cloth napkins helps eliminate the large use of resources used in producing regular napkins. According to Sara Thomas, a set of 4 cloth napkins to be used for 4 to 5 years can cost you from $20 to $100 while a 4 to 5 years of purchasing regular napkins can cost you from $322 to $2635.

cloth napkins

Reusable Water Bottles – Personally, nothing gives me more satisfaction than my reusable water bottle, it’s stylish and it comes in handy. Plastic water bottles are a huge waste of our resources, and about 66 million plastic water bottles end up in landfills a day. Price: as low as $8.

reusable water bottle

Biodegradable Products – These products break into raw materials and disappear into the environment. They come in the form of utensils, plant pots, and plastic bags.

bio degradable products

Energy Saving Bulbs – They last longer and save anywhere from 20% to 85% more energy than traditional bulbs. Price: $3 and up.

 

Compost Bins – These bins collect garden waste, kitchen waste, and cooking waste. After weeks & months, with the help of the mixture of heat, moisture, and air, it will break down the waste into humus, which is an organic component of soil and then can be used for your plants. Average Price: $100

compost bin

Drying Rack – These racks eliminate the energy used in dryers. Perfect for delicates. Price: $17 and up

 

Toilet Dam – A toilet dam is a product your insert into your toilet tank which reduces the amount of water used per flush by almost 30% saving you thousands of gallons of water a year. This product is designed for older toilets considering they are less efficient than modern ones. Price: $7.99 on eBay

 

Recycled Milk Jug Products – Coming in the form of cutting boards, tables, and rocking chairs, anything that has been recycled is always good for our environment, not to mention those rocking chairs don’t look bad at all.

recycled milk jug furniture

It is important to consider when purchasing these products that not only are you helping our environment but you are also saving money, and that in essence is hitting 2 birds with 1 stone.

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