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This beautiful wood cutting board is ideal for meal preparation, or serving. It is gentle on knives and won’t show knife cuts as easily as other woods. Environmentally friendly and conflict-free, these cutting boards are made from FSC-certified timber, harvested from renewable plantations in Mexico and Latin America. $46 proteak.com
Not only does this backpack hold all the books, binders and pencils you could possibly need, but it also charges your handheld electronics—via solar power. Includes a removable solar pocket and a padded laptop sleeve.
Bedol’s Drop Water Alarm Clock runs completely on water. Simply unscrew the base and fill with tap water (which only needs to be replenished every six months or so) to enjoy all the features of a typical digital alarm clock.
The Zoom Versa stove is a safe, easy, fun-to-use, rocket stove that cooks efficiently with wood, dried biomass, or charcoal. This stove can bake a whole chicken with 10 charcoal briquettes or cook a meal with a handful of twigs. With a universal cast iron stovetop that supports just about any pot, pan, or grill it’s ceramic combustion chamber keeps heat inside and its refractory metal lining makes it durable. The stove can give off 23,000 BTUs of power and uses 60% less fuel, reducing smoke and harmful emissions by 70%. ecozoomstove.com
Glacier Glass is eco-inspired glassware crafted from recycled wine bottles. Utilizing state-of-the-art diamond-wheel engraving technology, the former wine bottles are completely transformed into a beautiful and substantial piece of glassware combined with the blue tint of the glass, is reminiscent of majestic glaciers. rolfglass.com
1 Let Your Skin Do The Talking
Yamerra soaps and butters are rich in pure essential oils and herbs, and vitamins A and E. Each product is designed to restore the body’s vitality by healing and reinvigorating your skin and hair–all while stimulating the senses with natural elements. Products include Honey Vanilla, Lemon-Fire Bliss, Tangerine Grapefruit, Sultry Mango, Peach Peppermint, Ladies Night Lavender, and Jasmine Sage. yamerra.blogspot.com.
As the weather cools, outdoor entertaining is on the list! If you plan to serve a little nosh, use this teakwood serving and cutting board, responsibly harvested in Central America. It can be a wonderful green gift for your hostess friends too! Gardeners.com
Pets are family, and as such, they deserve nothing but the best! Give your dog a comfortable bed with a 100% organic cotton exterior and soft natural kapok from the cotton tree. The bed also features biodegradable zippers. Your pooch will love the supportive bed and maybe even get off your bed! Green bonus alert: no cotton trees are destroyed during the harvesting period. doggonesmartbed.com/index_sub.phdid=66