Going green is more than just a fad, it’s about making a conscious effort to reduce our impact on the environment and protect it for future generations. Now, it’s easier than ever to make sustainable changes while also supporting local shops. We’ve compiled a list of passionate, eco-friendly stores in Canada that offer simple product swaps that can result in long-lasting change for both you and the environment. Enjoy!
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ALBERTA ECO-FRIENDLY SHOPS
Karen Leone Designs located in Calgary, AB is a one-stop shop for alternatives to household paper and plastic products. Here you will find products such as reusable paper towels, sandwich bags, cloth napkins, and face wipes. Their products also come in many designs and colours to perfectly match your decor.
Siempre Eco is an online environmentally sustainable living boutique based in Edmonton, AB. They have a range of eco-friendly products from their in-house brand like bamboo dish brushes, straws and beeswax wraps. They also carry products from other brands like laundry detergent strips, cotton facial rounds and shampoo bars.
BRITISH COLUMBIA ECO-FRIENDLY SHOPS
Essentials Eco in North Vancouver, BC takes the guesswork out of going green by curating sustainable, low waste items from Canadian-owned businesses and delivering them straight to your door. By subscribing to their quarterly box, you’ll receive 5 to 7 eco-friendly household products each season such as reusable straws, dryer balls, and kitchen wrap.
MANITOBA ECO-FRIENDLY SHOPS
If you’re new to eco-friendly living Zero Waste MVMT based in Winnipeg, MB has great starter kits to help make the transition easier. From sustainable shaving bundles to plastic-free kitchen essentials to bamboo utensil sets, you’re sure to find the perfect kit for any stage of your eco-friendly journey.
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NEW BRUNSWICK ECO-FRIENDLY SHOPS
NOVA SCOTIA ECO-FRIENDLY SHOPS
ONTARIO ECO-FRIENDLY SHOPS
Discover all the latest trends in eco-conscious living with Let’s Go Eco based in Toronto, ON. Their seasonally-themed subscription boxes bring you 6-10 eco-friendly products for all aspects of life, including wellness, beauty, fashion, and home. Each item is carefully curated from other small businesses across Canada so you can support local while going green!
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EcoFreax located in London, ON is an online marketplace for all things sustainable and eco-friendly. Here you will find personal care, home, and wellness items, many of which are from Canadian-owned businesses. They even have an entire eco-kids section with plastic-free toys, cups, and all-natural bath products.
Founded by vegan environmentalists, Ardent Earth based in Toronto, ON is dedicated to bringing you low waste, sustainable and cruelty-free products. They offer a variety of carefully sourced household and personal care items as well as their own unique upcycled baskets and totes.
Mother and Nature based in Barrie, ON is an online eco-friendly, low-waste shop for moms and babies. Since many nursing and baby products are single-use, ending up in the landfill, Mother and Nature saw a need for more functional and sustainable options. That’s why this mother-run business offers reusable cloth diapers, wipes, nursing pads, wet bags, and more.
QUEBEC ECO-FRIENDLY SHOPS
SASKATCHEWAN ECO-FRIENDLY SHOPS
Thinking outside the box, DR Hand Knit Goods located in Regina, SK has created pdf patterns for the avid DIYers that want to create their own hand-knit, sustainable items such as coffee sleeves, facial rounds, and market bags. If you’re not quite ready to make one yourself, they do sell their own knit market bag that has all 5-star reviews and is currently an Etsy pick!