All in Beverages

EcoloBlue - Making Water From Air

EcoloBlue produces atmospheric water generators that extract pure drinking water from the air. Their portable generators reduce the need for plastic storage bottles and the water produced from their units is free of harmful chemicals, surpassing the quality of many municipal water supplies. EcoloBlue seeks to provide limitless, sustainable water for nearly any location. Power for the generators can be from any source, including solar or wind. They currently sell water generators for home, office, or commercial use.

Sweetwater - Water Purification

Sweetwater provides top quality water purification systems that are customized to meet your exact water purification needs. James McMahon is the owner and he has the unique approach of not selling any products without first looking at the customer's local water report or well water test to identify the contaminants which must be removed and then actually speaking with you about the best options. His goal is to provide customers with healthy water and it is always based on science. The water purification industry is rampant with false claims promoted by people no understanding of chemistry and the science of clean water, often misleading consumers to buy the wrong products. Sweetwater provides extensive resources online for learning about water contaminants and clean water solutions. They offer all types of water systems including whole house systems and faucet systems, plus specific solutions needed to remove iron, fluoride, arsenic, nitrates, drugs, or other contaminants.

Organic Wine Company

Located in California, Organic Wine Company offers organic wine from growers around the world. Their wines are all made from certified organically grown grapes and are chosen for quality and price and can be enjoyed without an adverse reaction by most chemically sensitive people. Their online shopping includes options for selecting wines that are not only organic but also sulfite free, biodynamic, or vegan.

Sierra Nevada Brewing

In 1979, Ken Grossman started Sierra Nevada Brewing in Northern California. He pioneered small-scale brewing long before it became popular. Reduce, reuse, and recycle was his business model from the start. Today, Sierra Nevada Brewing has been recognized locally, statewide, and nationally for their accomplishments in reducing their environmental impact. Their sustainability efforts include all aspects of the company including reducing energy, recycling, composting, generating biodiesel fuel on site, water conservation, recycled and low material packaging, growing their own organic hops and barley, restoring nearby forests, and striving for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) in new building design. Sierra Nevada products are found throughout the U.S. at major retail locations.

Seven Bridges Cooperative - Organic Home Brewing

Seven Bridges Cooperative was established in Santa Cruz in 1997 and they provide a wide selection of quality organic brewing ingredients for home brewers. Seven Bridges is a cooperative and worker-owned business where everyone collectively makes decisions, performs the work, and shares in the rewards. All of the members of Seven Bridges have invested considerable time and money to make their dream of organic home brewing a reality. Seven Bridges provides organic home brewing ingredients for beer and wine. They also have lots of information, instructions, recipes, and organic and Fair Trade green coffee beans for home coffee roasting.

New Belgium Brewing Company

New Belgium Brewing Company was founded by an electrical engineer and a social worker, so it only makes sense that New Belgium has always looked for ways to be energy efficient and socially responsible. Through embracing new technologies, seeking out alternative forms of energy, and reducing waste, New Belgium strives to do well by the environment. Sustainability efforts are well documented on the New Belgium website and include LEED certifications, energy efficient buildings, water conservation, and organic ingredients in some of their beer. Their products, including the well-known Fat Tire Beer, are widely available in the U.S.

Mountain Rose Herbs

Mountain Rose Herbs offers bulk organic herbs, spices, teas, essential oils, extracts, kitchen tools, and natural body care items. Founded in 1987, Mountain Rosen Herbs promises to deliver pure goodness and quality products from a loving, fun, and knowledgeable staff. Mountain Rose Herbs takes pride in doing business right, including product quality, sustainable packaging, fair trade practices, and watershed conservation. Their core belief is that people, plants, and the planet are more important than profit. Mountain Rose Herbs is located in Eugene Oregon and they offer a huge selection of products on their website.

Mellow Monk - Artisan Tea

Mellow Monk tea estates are certified under the Japanese government’s Eco Farmer Program to promote environmentally responsible farming practices. The growers are family owned and operated. They control every step of tea making, from planting and harvesting to packaging and shipping. All teas are small-batch harvested to ensure fresh flavor and natural goodness. Mellow Monk tea is prepared guricha style and is available for purchase online.

GlassDharma - Reusable Straws

GlassDharma is the original maker of glass straws. Glass straws don’t leach toxins into your food and each glass straw replaces thousands of plastic straws. GlassDharma straws are made of borosilicate tubing, the strongest glass commercially available. They don't easily break, and GlassDharma even provides a lifetime guarantee against breakage. Glass straws are great for hot or cold drinks, and they are microwave and dishwasher safe. To clean and reuse your straw, simply soak in warm soapy water and then use the supplied cleaning brush. GlassDharma is located on the Mendocino Coast of Northern California and they offer a wide variety of straws for sale online, including different lengths and diameters.

Frey Vineyards - Organic Wine

For over 30 years, Frey Vineyards has been crafting wine without added sulfites, a synthetic preservative added to most wines (even organic wines) that can cause adverse allergic reactions in some people. Frey's organic and biodynamic farming methods encourage care for the soil, groundwater, and wildlife, promoting rich biodiversity in the vineyard. Ninety percent of their land is held as unspoiled natural habitat with a diverse mix of native plants and animals. As stewards of the land, Frey emphasizes producing organic and biodynamic wine of the highest quality while caring for the planet. Frey uses a solar array to power their equipment and building, and a solar water heating system is in the works. They use recycled office and label paper and engage in tree planting and forest protection in the surrounding area. Frey is located in the Russian River Valley of Northern California and they offer online sales.

Barefoot Coffee

Barefoot Coffee cares about the hard working men and women who harvest their coffee. Many of the coffees offered by Barefoot are sourced directly from micro farms. The folks at Barefoot have had relationships with some of these farms for over 10 years. Their direct purchase allows Barefoot to pay producers 25% more than the Fair Trade export price. Barefoot's sustainable specialty coffee is the result of conscientious cultivation and commitment to the environment. Many sources are certified organic or certified shade grown and free from pesticides. Barefoot also really knows how to process and roast their beans for the best possible flavor. By sourcing the best beans and hand-crafting each roast, they extract flavors like banana, guava, chocolate, and molasses.

Cooper Mountain Wines

Cooper Mountain Wines farms over 100 acres to grow five varietals. They are committed to sustainability through organic, biodynamic, and dry farming. Cooper Mountain Wines contain no genetically modified organisms. They adhere to the organic label by ensuring that total sulfites are under 100ppm’s (50 % less than conventional wines), all ingredients are certified organic, all products used for cleaning inside the winery are not harmful to humans, and iodine and chlorine are strictly prohibited. Their wines are available for purchase online.

Nectar of Life Coffee

Nectar of Life is a gourmet coffee roaster offering 100% certified organic and Fair Trade Arabica coffees. Nectar of Life uses energy efficient roasting equipment and has a box reuse program for all of their local deliveries, with a recycling program in place as well. Located in Idaho, Their coffee is available online.

Larry's Coffee

Larry's Coffee is committed to blending and roasting innovative uniquely delicious coffees -- and making the world a better place. All of their coffee is Fair Trade, shade grown, and organic, and it is slow-roasted to bring out every note of indigenous flavor. Larry's facilities use passive solar construction, active solar systems, radiant floors, zoned heating, composting, and rainwater harvesting to minimize their impact. Larry's offers over 30 bends and single-origin coffees with online sales.

Kalani Organica - Coffee and Tea

Kalani Organica buys and roasts only certified organic coffee beans. These beans have been grown free of manufactured chemicals, pesticides, herbicides and commerical fertilizers. All of their coffees are grown by farmers/co-operatives using sustainable agroecological practices that mirror natural systems. Farmers are paid a premium for growing organics. Kalani Organica donates 1% One World Tax to selected organizations. Kalani coffee is roasted, bagged, and shipped all in one day, so online orders are the freshest possible, and they are packaged with minimal waste.

Green Mountain Coffee

Green Mountain Coffee is known for their Keurig K-Cup singer serve coffee pods. They offer organic and Fair Trade single-origin varieties that are sustainably grown and carefully sourced. Green Mountain Coffee recently introduced their recyclable K-Cup pod and actively invests in the communities where their coffee is grown by restoring water to people and nature, and improving the livelihoods of coffee farmers.

Golden Moon Tea

Golden Moon Tea was founded in 1993 with the belief that tea is so much more than just a healthy, refreshing, good tasting drink. Golden Moon crafts and tests each tea and blend repeatedly to ensure the best flavor and balance possible. They use only the freshest, highest quality, whole leaf teas from tea gardens of proven quality. Marcus Stout, the owner of Golden Moon Tea was shocked to discover that most teas have many hidden toxins and chemicals resulting from how each tea is grown, flavored, packaged, and stored. Marcus vowed to ensure that every one of Golden Moon Tea’s offerings is pure and free from all chemicals, toxins, pesticides, GMOs, plastic lined teabags, and flavor sprays. Golden Moon offers a huge selection of pure black, green, oolong, and herbal teas from around the world.

Equal Exchange - Fair Trade Coffee and Food

Equal Exchange's mission is to build long-term trade partnerships that are economically just and environmentally sound, to foster mutually beneficial relationships between farmers and consumers and to demonstrate the contribution of worker co-operatives and Fair Trade to a more equitable, democratic, and sustainable world. Equal Exchange has worked small-scale farmers and their co-ops for over 25 years, leading the Fair Trade movement. Their products are sold online and include coffee, tea, chocolate, bananas, nuts, and other foods.

Choice Organic Teas

Choice Organic Teas offers a huge selection of Fair Trade Certified organic tea including white teas, green teas, oolong teas, black teas, chai teas, and herbal teas. Choice Organic Teas are manufactured in a certified organic facility where Green-e Certified renewable energy certificates offset 100 percent of the facility’s electricity. As North America’s largest seller of certified organic tea, they have promoted the growth and development of organic agriculture in tea estates worldwide. Choice Organic strives to ensure the ethical treatment of workers who cultivate their tea. Their teas are available online and from major grocery stores.

Tree Frog Coffees

Tree Frog Coffees is a micro coffee roaster located in Texas committed to the promotion of sustainable coffee farming. They purchase and roast certified coffees from farms using sustainable growing practices including organic, fairly traded, shade grown, bird friendly, and Rainforest Alliance certified coffees. Tree Frog offers coffees from around the globe that are environmentally friendly and sustainable, saving the frogs one cup at a time.