20 Best Gifts for Environmentalists

Gifts for Environmentalists

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!

  1. Green Up Subscription Box
  2. 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.

  3. Vegan Products Subscription
  4. 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!

  5. Earth Love Subscription
  6. 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!

  7. Cork Rubber Yoga Mat
  8. 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!

  9. Eco Friendly Deodorant
  10. 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.

  11. Bamboo Jewelry Subscription
  12. 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.

  13. Plastic Free Produce Bags
  14. 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.

  15. Collapsible Water Bottle
  16. 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!

  17. Recycle Ring
  18. 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!

  19. Biodegradable Phone Case
  20. 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.

  21. Plastic Free Loofah
  22. Loofah’s are an environmentalists worst nightmare, plastic netting that could easily end up in the ocean. These 100% cotton/hessian loofahs are the perfect solution, they are soft for use in the shower and are quick dry.

  23. Living Compost
  24. 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.

  25. Washable Lunch Bags
  26. 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.

  27. Coconut Bowl and Spoons
  28. How cute are these coconut bowls! They are made from 100% naturally grown coconuts and are handcrafted, carved and sanded to perfection and then coated in vegan, food-grade coconut oil. A great replacement for plastic plates and spoons while traveling.

  29. Reusable Bamboo Cotton Makeup Removers
  30. 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.

  31. Bamboo Hairbrush
  32. Think of how many hair brushes we collect over the years, and they’re usually always made of plastic. These sustainable bamboo hair brushes are made with natural rubber and eco bamboo and they are fully biodegradable and plastic-free.

  33. Reusable Beeswax Food Wraps
  34. 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!

  35. Reusable Straw
  36. 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.

  37. Earth Earrings
  38. These unique earrings give your favorite environmentalist a birds eye view of our beautiful earth. Perfect to add a touch of the natural world to any outfit.

  39. Personalized Recycled Notebook
  40. These cute notebooks are made with thick recycled paper and have hand painted, cotton paper covers made from textile industry waste. Have their name, a quote or title typed on the front for an extra personal touch.

    That wraps up our list of the best gifts for environmentalists! We could all do a little bit more to save the planet, so hopefully some of these have inspired you as well! Still looking for environmentally friendly gifts? Check out list of cheap eco-friendly gifts!