Repurposed products are even cooler then recycled ones because not only does it take less resources than melting and processing metals, but you end up with truly clever and unique tools like the Bottle ReOpener. Hand made from seatbelt clasps, this bottle opener proves that it's not ready to quit just yet and will ... continue reading
In the break room at work you ask the cute environmentalist that just started last week innocently, "Hey do you know where all the straws are?" and she coldly replies "in landfills" and walks away. Don't let that be you—pick up a set of Endurance Drink Straws that are cool, shiny and eco-friendly.
For a no-frills flask that's perfect to toss in your bag when you're out camping or exploring, turn to Stanley. The classic brand has been crafting solid, well-made food and drink gear since 1913. Their latest flask is the first in the Adventure Series which is aimed at being both essential and rugged. With more grip ... continue reading
Send a crystal clear message to the bottled water industry and be a part of what's Tappening. Bottled water may have a reputation for being clean and healthy, but tap water has more federal requirements and drinking it is better for the environment. Check out Tappening.com and see why you should pick up a reusable ... continue reading
Never be entirely off the grid with the Eton FR500 Solarlink. No matter what the emergency this little 3 lb lifesaver has got you covered. It's got an AM/FM shortwave radio, a flashlight, emergency beacon and emergency siren. You can also use it to charge your cell phone or MP3 player. It runs on battery or AC power ... continue reading
Now there's seriously no excuse not to be eco-friendly or to be late again. No cords, no batteries, the Solar Clock is functional and simple—the most important qualities in anything a guy buys. It comes with 2 sets of hands, long and short so it can be wall mounted or free standing.
Natural, recycled and totally comfortable. What's not to like about Simple Overlay slippers? Layered natural crepe gives them a squishy outsole and the plush upper is made from felted wool. And while we usually hate words like squishy and plush, slippers are an obvious exception. Seriously, these things are so comfortable ... continue reading
You know, that kid on the playground who was covered in so many layers of sweaters and jackets that he couldn't throw a snowball. If that was you, sorry man. Stay warm and active with only one layer in the Shroud of Purrin Hoody which features a water resistant but surprisingly breathable outer layer and a full hood ... continue reading
This shirt explains its message clearly without words—we're killing ourselves with oil dependency and it's time to stop. Available in white or black, but completely green—made from 100% organic cotton and recyclable through the Common Threads Recycling Program.
If you're the kind of guy that puts you and your stuff in constant peril and "normal" wear and tear is not your style, then this daypack was meant for you. It's tough, durable, has a molded rubber base, canvas and poly ripstop nylon outer shell and instead of a flimsily drawstring, it uses a climbing rope closure. ... continue reading
Skiers can warm up this winter with some hotties thanks to the Boone Park/Powder Twin Skis. Designed so you can shred anything, anywhere these skis use lightweight "sandwich technology" with layers of eco-friendly bamboo, fiberglass, high density PBT and more. Available in 170cm & 180cm lengths.
Show your love of music, the environment and all things retro with Recycled Record Necklaces. Random grooves from different records makes each piece unique. Dance to your own beat with any of the 3 designs: a cassette, 45 rpm or headphones.
There's no better conversation piece than recycled tumblers made from real vintage beer, soda and seltzer bottles. Who would have guessed that the trash of yesteryear would have made such a cool additional to your glassware. Extremely durable and available in sets of 4.
Now when someone comments on the spare tire around your mid section you can be proud. The Spare Tire Bike Tube Belt is an eco-friendly fashion statement for cyclists and hipsters alike. Each belt is handmade and has its own unique wear and tear leftover from the travels of its first life.
TO DO: Get a good workout, mow the lawn with the best cut ever, and if you find some time—save the environment. With the GreenLIving Push Reel Mower you can actually do all of those things at once. It's light and easy to control and push, doesn't require gas, and provides a great cut with 5 cutting blade systems ... continue reading
Creative use of recycling, the Budpest “L” Shoulder Bag is stylish and durable, not to mention eco-friendly. Repurposed from bicycle inner tubes, it has an unusual style that sets it apart from ordinary nylon bags. Holds a 15" laptop, has a water proof liner and is availble with brown, green, orange or grey piping.