All tagged Biodegradable

Simply Straws

Simply Straws produces beautiful glass straws, bamboo utensils, and other reusable products. Their straws are sustainable, durable, biodegradable, and handmade in Costa Mesa, California and they include a lifetime guarantee. Simply Straws uses non-toxic dyes, BPA free materials, and fair-trade organic hemp, flax, and cotton. 1% of sales are donated to non-profit partners.

Icebreaker - Merino Wool Clothing

Icebreaker produces a wonderful line of stylish merino wool long sleeve shirts, short sleeve shirts, zip turtleneck shirts, base layers, sweaters, jackets, hats, gloves, scarves and a full selection of merino socks. Icebreaker's commitment to sustainability is substantial. To start with, they have stringent supplier requirements. Their primary wool cleaning plant recycles its cleaning water, their spinning plant recycles heat, and their manufacturing plant uses environmentally-friendly dye. All manufacturing contractors are required to be working toward a global environmental assurance program, such as ISO 14001 and to consciously minimize environmental impact. Icebreaker's garment manufacturer, spinner, and sock manufacturer are all accredited to ISO 14001: 2004.

All of the cardboard that Icebreaker uses for packaging is either recycled or

LifeTree - Household Cleaners

LifeTree was an early pioneer in producing biodegradable cleaners. They were the first company in the U.S. to produce a complete line of natural, biodegradable household cleaning products. Life Tree products are packaged up to 4 times as concentrated as competitive products, resulting in cost-savings and less packaging being discarded into the waste stream. LifeTree products are formulated to biodegrade quickly and completely. They contain no phosphates, chlorine, artificial colors, or other environmentally harmful ingredients. LifeTree produces a household cleaner, dish soap, bathroom cleaner, laundry soap, and all-purpose spray cleaner and they can be purchased locally at many retailers or online from their website.

Badger Company - Body Care

Badger is a family business making certified organic natural skin care products. They blend organic plant extracts with beeswax and minerals to make healing balms, safe mineral sunscreens, lip balms, bug repellents, skin moisturizers, and other personal care products that work and feel great. Badger sunscreens combine zinc oxide with certified organic and natural ingredients and they are highly rated for safety and efficacy. Badger is a USDA certified organic company and most of their products contain 100% certified organic ingredients that are ecologically harvested, wild-crafted, and/or fairly traded. Badger uses 100% post-consumer, non-chlorine bleached paper for the office and catalogs and all cleaning supplies are biodegradable. They have a water conservation program for facilities and for manufacturing as well as a reuse and recycle policy for all activities. Badger even ships their products carbon neutral and uses recycled materials for packaging. Their products are available in retail locations and online and include Badger Balm, lip balm, body lotions, insect repellents, sunscreen, aromatherapy oils, massage oil, and hair care products.

Hot Pepper Wax - Insect and Animal Repellent

Hot Pepper Wax produces natural, earth-friendly insect and animal repellents for everything you grow - inside or outside. Hot Pepper Wax contains NO chemicals and is so safe you can spray on vegetables and harvest the same day. Excellent for keeping soft-bodied insects and most animals away from your garden. Plus, the wax base makes it stay in place longer - even through normal rainfall