All of the material that is either recycled or trashed comes from our daily use. If we replace those daily use items with more re-usable ones we could greatly reduce the waste and the amount of recycle we have to deal with.
We have prepared a list of most commonly used daily items. You could buy most of these items on goosavvy.com.
|Item name||Sustainable alternative|
|Kitchen paper towels||Washable cloth cleaning towels|
|Plastic shopping bags||Reusable shopping or produce bags|
|Plastic cleaning and scrub brushes||Bamboo based scrubbing brushes|
|Plastic based cotton buds||Bamboo based cotton swabs|
|Hair combs and brushes||Bamboo hairbrushes and combs|
|Serving trays||Bamboo wood serving tray|
|Travel cutlery||Bamboo travel cutlery set|
|Serving bowls||Coconut shell bowls|
|Mini ice cube trays|
|Plant starter pots|
|Make remover pads|
|Food strainer bag|
|Plastic ziplock bags|
|Story telling finger puppets|
|Phone charging power bank|
|Disposable coffee pods||Reusable coffee pods (coming soon)|
|Pet toys||Corduroy Plush Toys for Pets (coming soon)|
|Plastic food wrap||Beeswax food wrap (coming soon)|
|Soap dishes||Bamboo soap dishes (coming soon)|
|Toothbrush holder||Bamboo toothbrush holder (coming soon)|
Looking for something else?
This of course is not a complete list of items we use in our daily lives. Please feel free to write a comment and suggest any sustainable alternatives you would like to see here and are looking to buy.
Let's all make a difference together!