6 Clever Items to Simplify Your Life

These planet-friendly products are doubly good—they help you and the environment.

Three Cardboard Boxes Stacked Together with Kraft Tape Against a pinkish background
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Honey Eco-Friendly Phone Case

Pelacase Honey Eco-Friendly Phone Case
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This flexible cover is crafted from flax yet manages to protect your phone against falls from up to 6 feet. Compost the case when you're done with it.

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Get Outside Bundle

Get Outside Bundle Magnetic Containers - Set of Three Rose-Colored Containers with Pill, Water Droplet, and Sun Icons
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Skip the hotel's single-use toiletries and fill this leakproof set instead. The containers are magnetic, so your bag stays tidy. Even better, they're made from plastic recovered from beaches.

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Noap Shower Rack

Noap Four-Tier Shower Rack with Bamboo Coasters Saying Shampoo, Conditioner, Body Wash, and Face Wash
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Noap makes shampoo, conditioner, and body soap in bar form to cut down on packaging. This suction shower rack keeps them from becoming gooey messes.

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Earth Rated Poop Bags

Earth Rated Poop Bags 60 count Box with Cartoon Dog on Package
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Take your pup on a plastic-free potty break with these compostable vegetable-based bags. Even the box and cardboard core come from recycled materials.

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Kraft Tape

Two Rolls of Kraft Tape with Sea Animals Print
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This paper packing tape is just as strong as that infernal plastic stuff. But it's almost completely biodegradable and can be recycled

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Natura Interior Paint

Can of Benjamin Moore Natura Interior Paint
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This acrylic paint is certified asthma and allergy friendly. It has no VOCs, doesn't off-gas, and leaves a smooth, color-saturated, sponge-washable finish.

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