Sustainable Products

Local Products for Sustainable Living

Tired of searching for high-quality products
that are eco-friendly, functional, and locally made?  Take the guesswork out of sustainable living with these seven local products that will make you say yes to sustainable living. They all pass the sustainability test and (bonus points!) come from female-founded businesses.

Cedar Lemongrass Soy Woodwick Candle

Have an obsession with crackling candles, flickering flames, and oh-so-relaxing scents? It’s impossible to feel guilty about it with Simple Alchemy’s environmentally friendly cedar lemongrass soy woodwick candle. Available in a glass jar with a metal lid that you can reuse or recycle. Plus: the wick, label, and packaging are all backyard compostable. Say no to artificial fragrances and paraffin-wax blends, and say yes to this certified vegan and cruelty-free sustainable candle. Handmade in Newberg, Oregon by an LGBTQ-owned eco-friendly startup.

Purely Eco Lip Balm

Have you scoured the internet for a plastic-free lip balm? Look no further than Simple Alchemy’s purely eco lip balm, “For humans with lips who care about the earth.” Their entire tube (label and all) can be recycled or composted. This handmade lip balm will have you showing off your kissably soft lips in no time.

Cheeky Clutch

Hit the town morning, evening, or night with this sustainably chic clutch—available in five eye-catching prints. Both fashion-forward and environmentally friendly, this petite carryall is made by a local Portland business. The best part? It’s made from plastic water bottles.

Modern Market Tote

Need a heavy-duty bag for your more oversized items? Pillowpia’s modern market tote has got you covered. With its canvas bottom and cute netted detailing, this local Brooklyn business will have you taking French market chic to the farmer’s market, beach, and beyond.

Organic Baby Unisex Romper/Jumpsuit

It’s never too early to get our littlest, chubbiest, and cutest members of the next generation started on sustainable living. This 100% organic cotton jumpsuit is GOTS certified with a YKK zipper, so you know it’ll last. Available for sizes 0-24 months, it’s made from low impact AZO-free dyes. It’s also got recycled paper hangtags and comes packed in compostable bags. Made by Bébénca Organics, a local POC-owned business out of Brooklyn. And, yes, it’s machine washable.

Sisal Soap Saver

Ditch plastic body washbottles and opt for package-free bar soap with Body Vanity’s sisal soap saver. The soap-saving bag is made from a renewable plant material, Agave sisalina, or sisal, which is a perfect alternative to plastic. Simply pop in your favorite package-free bar of soap and lather up knowing your days of plastic loofahs are long behind you. Body Vanity is a local New York, NY Latina-owned business committed to sustainable plant-based products.

Crave Body Scrub

Take the guesswork out of sustainable skincare with The Good Hippie’s crave body scrub. Sugar, coconut

flakes, ylang ylang, and botanical oils make the perfect combination to exfoliate, soften, and renew your skin. The Good Hippie is an Austin-owned business that uses top-notch, 100% vegan ingredients and eco-friendly labels and packaging.

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