Do you want to go green with your gifts and save the planet while showing some love? This list is for you.
Earth Day is an important day each year as we all pay tribute to the environment and look for ways to protect and conserve it. And while it’s not traditionally a gift-giving holiday, it’s a nice excuse to find eco-friendly spins on all of our favorite ways to be thoughtful.
Here are some of our favorite eco-friendly Earth Day gifts that make the perfect planet-friendly gift any day.
Wearwell Rotika bowl
This natural and hand-woven rattan basket has been made by artisans in Cambodia who are paid a fair wage. If they need a bowl to store their random items, from keys to face masks to maybe their phone, this can be placed near the door and is easily accessible every time they come home at the end of a long day.
POLYWOOD automatic feeder
Our pets are beloved members of the family, and this eco-friendly pet feeder is made from durable wood made from recycled plastic containers from landfills and oceans. It can be built to order in a variety of colors to truly make it your own, and comes with detachable stainless steel crockery so cleanup couldn’t be easier. You want your pets to have an easy and accessible eating experience that’s also fun, and that’s exactly what it is, and it’s good for the environment at the same time.
Polywood.comstarts at $139.00
Clean & Pure Beekeeper’s Favorite Lip Balm 4-Pack
The key to greening the earth is making better choices every day. These 100% natural lip balms come in tubes and packaging that are fully recyclable, and their farms are powered by renewable energy and water. But aside from being good for the environment, they’re also a way to look and feel good every day, every day – and that’s the best gift of all.
Saatva Organic Weighted Blanket
There’s nothing quite like the gift of a comforting, good night’s sleep, and this tan organic plush weighted blanket delivers just that. Science shows that weighted blankets a soothing, calming effect and increase relaxation. It’s also great for the environment as it’s made from organic cotton velvet with all-natural glass beads for even pressure.
Saatva.comstarts at $345.00
Westerlay Black Sapphire Gem Orchid
This beautiful orchid with a striking deep purple color comes with two spikes of partially open flowers in a black ceramic pot. There is no better way than giving away plants (especially beautiful plants) to encourage people to better care for and appreciate the beauty of the natural world around us.
Grouphug window solar charger
Many believe solar technology is the key to Earth’s future, but renewable energy doesn’t have to be overwhelming or bewildering. Easy to install and even easier to use, this window solar charger can charge all your devices with the power of the sun. How simple and easy (and cool?!) is that?
Out of the Woods Pure Cord Shopper
A big part of the Earth Day concept is to support products that make your own life and routine more environmentally friendly. A big part of this is avoiding paper and plastic bags by carrying reusable tote bags. This everyday shopping bag has a nautical and woody feel thanks to the cord handles, but the bag itself is made from Supernatural Paper, which has the look and feel of leather but is washable, sustainable and 100% vegan. Use it for everything from grocery shopping to carrying lunch to work to daily errands.
Takeya Actives Insulated Water Bottle with Spout Lid
Single-use plastic bottles are bad for the environment, which makes a reusable vacuum flask a fantastic gift idea on this Earth Day. This will obviously help avoid plastic bottle waste – studies have shown that choosing a reusable bottle can save over 12 billion single-use plastic bottles from ending up in landfills. But it will also save your own time and money. Just fill up wherever you are, whenever you need it, be it at school, work or even the airport. It is available in a variety of sizes and colors to suit every need and lifestyle.
Takeya.comstarts at $29.99
to be an apple tree
Our children will inherit this planet and a way to take care of the environment to teach them good habits now. Teach them to appreciate the earth by giving them a project like this apple tree planting kit that has everything they need to start their own apple orchard.
Classpass Gift Card
With this gift card you can book everything from your favorite outdoor fitness class to spa and salon visits, supporting both nature and the outdoors Outdoor fitness classes to your own inner well-being from the inside out. Spending time in nature is good for you, but also a way to appreciate the planet. Strictly speaking mind body reported that 38% of consumers started spending more time outdoors and in nature to support their mental well-being.
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