Finding the best gifts for environmentalists means thinking about everything from packaging to the longevity of the gift. No fast fashion, no plastic and no carbon footprint. We’ve found some really great swaps for everyday items and ongoing subscriptions that provide the latest in environmentally friendly goodies. So here are our best gifts for environmentalists!
- Green Up Subscription Box
- Vegan Products Subscription
- Earth Love Subscription
- Cork Rubber Yoga Mat
- Eco Friendly Deodorant
- Bamboo Jewelry Subscription
- Plastic Free Produce Bags
- Collapsible Water Bottle
- Recycle Ring
- Biodegradable Phone Case
- Living Compost
- Washable Lunch Bags
- Reusable Bamboo Cotton Makeup Removers
- Reusable Beeswax Food Wraps
- Reusable Straw
This awesome environmentally friendly subscription box contains up to seven of the best plastic reducing swaps for things we use every day. All items are cruelty free and ethically sourced with vegan options available too.
This is the perfect gift box for environmentalists and vegans alike. Each month they’ll receive deluxe beauty products like skin and body care, cleaners and nourishing hydrogels. No nasties!
This box is an all inclusive for lovers of the earth, with items like snacks, tea, apothecary, aromatherapy, beauty, gardening, home decor, apparel, accessories, and more!
The surface of this cool yoga mat is made from the bark of the cork tree and provides an anti-bacterial surface for yoga practice. The rubber and cork come from a cork oak forest in Italy, where they are constantly planting more trees, double win!
These best selling eco-friendly deodorants come in a variety of scents and are made from a mix of coconut oil, magnesium, arrowroot powder, candelilla wax and kaolin clay. There’s a range of yummy scents to choose from too.
Jewelry for the eco-minded and environmentally conscious. Each month they’ll get up to three bamboo jewelry pieces selected based on their style preferences. Pieces include earrings, necklaces, brooches and/or rings.
Plastic is one of the biggest no-no’s when it comes to finding gifts for environmentalists. These plastic free produce bags are made of light weight cotton and can go along to the grocery store with them. They come in three sizes too.
When out on a trek or running errands this collapsible water bottle is a great companion because it breaks down small enough to fit in their pocket, and no single use plastic!
This ring is hand stamped with a simple recycling symbol and is made out of pure aluminium, making it food safe and tarnish proof. The symbol will be a daily reminder to them to reduce, reuse and recycle!
Things like phone cases are items we don’t usually take into consideration when it comes to swapping out for sustainable options. This mobile phone case is made from natural wheat straw and is 100% recyclable and 100% biodegradable in soil. So genius.
Composting is one of the easiest ways to care for the environment. This little composter is scientifically designed to be odorless and turn food scraps into fertilizer. Drop Simply drop food scraps into the opening and the lil worms-in-residence will eat at least half of their own weight of scraps per day.
This is a great one for those who take their lunch to work each day, or even school aged kids. The outside is a washable linen and the inside is fully insulated with a removable internal compartment which is also washable. Perfect replacement for single use plastic bags or cling wrap.
Makeup removers are another one of those single use items that are terrible for the environment, that many of us don’t think of swapping out for more sustainable products. These reusable pads are made of bamboo cotton and are washable, so they can be used over and over.
How often do we reach for cling wrap or plastic containers to keep our leftovers fresh, not really the best choice for the environment! These beeswax food wraps are made with 100% cotton infused with organic beeswax and jojoba oil, they’re moisture resistant and form an excellent seal, so cool!
We all know straws are terrible for the environment, and paper straws just don’t do the job! Every environmentalist should have one of these reusable straws on them at all times. They extend out and have a soft silicone tip to protect teeth.