11 Eco-Friendly Alternatives

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We gathered 11 easy eco-friendly alternatives that you can start implementing right away. As always, these alternatives can all be found from Canadian businesses. Supporting local Canadian businesses AND switching to eco-friendly alternatives, now that’s a major win/win.

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Instead of plastic produce bags, use these linen bags from Serenity West. These linen bags are perfect for your next trip to your local bakery and fit a full sized loaf of bread.

Instead of using plastic straws, use bamboo straws like these ones from EcoFreax

Instead of buying shampoo in plastic containers, use these shampoo bars (100% plastic free) from Old Soul Soap Company.

Instead of using plastic bags, use reusable totes like these ones from Nana & Co.

Instead of buying plastic sunglasses, grab these wooden and bamboo sunglasses from Green Bean Reloved.

Instead of using dryer sheets that you use once or twice and then throw out, use felt dryer balls that you can use for hundreds of loads as well as decrease drying time and waste. You can find them from After The Rain and Liz & Lottie.

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Dryer Balls from After The Rain

Instead of using paper towel, use these reusable sponge clothes from Ten & Co. They last up to 2-3 months and can be composted when you’re done with them.

We hope you’ll join us in making the switch to some eco-friendly alternatives. Make sure you pin this article so you can refer back to it and please feel free to share it with your friends.

If you’re interested in more eco-friendly businesses, check out our full Directory HERE.

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