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21 Sustainable Products That Are Seriously Beautiful

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We hope you love the products we recommend! All of them were independently selected by our editors. Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page if you decide to shop from them. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.

1. A 2' x 3' rug made from recycled cotton to use as an entryway, kitchen sink, or bath mat. It's double-sided and built to last, so it will withstand normal wear and tear.


Promising review: "Made with 100% rag woven cotton, the rug is durable for shoe wear, yet comfortable to stand on with socks on. My wife shakes the rug outside the door daily, removing sand and shoe dirt, and the rug holds up well with no fraying. We hang the rug outside to dry or on a drying rack inside our motor home. The manufacturer warns that there may be some transfer of dyes from the rug to tiled floors and recommends using a rug pad. We do not use a rug pad and have not noticed any dye transfer. We have ordered many items from them in the past, and are very satisfied with them and this rug, too." —Gary Severance

Get it from Amazon for $11.99+ (available in 19 styles).

2. A pack of incredibly gorgeous silicone straws so you can ditch the traditional plastic ones and commit to saving the turtles! You'll get 10 straws, four carrying cases, and four cleaning squeegees.


They're bendable, easily portable, and did I mention how pretty they are???

Get them from Food52 for $25.

3. A reusable Baggu shopping bag that'll become your best friend while grocery shopping or running errands. The sturdy handles and construction allow you to hoist items over your shoulder without having to worry about items breaking though.


The bag can hold up to 50 pounds and is machine washable!

Promising review: "They are so well-made, easily washable, colorful, easy as a shoulder bag, and convenient to keep in my purse or in the car. I am always prepared to shop! It's a good-sized, sturdy bag to accommodate all my needs!! Great as a beach bag, also." —Pat Murray

Get it from Amazon for $14+ (available in five styles).

4. A cork planter for succulents and other small plants that you love to decorate your home and work space with. And the great part about cork? It can be harvested from trees without actually cutting down the tree, so it's produced quickly without any harm to the original source.

Cork planters are suitable for indoor or outdoor use and are rot- and decay-resistant!

Get it from Wax Wing Gardens on Etsy for $29.83.

5. A pack of beeswax wrap to store leftover foods without spoilage. The warmth from your hands will soften the wrap around whatever you want, and the wrap will then cool to create a natural seal.


To clean, just run it under cold water and let air dry. One wrap lasts about a year when used numerous times a week.

Promising review: "Upon initial use I was very curious as to whether these would hold up upon multiple uses, turns out they are extremely easy to wash and reuse! We bought these to cut down on plastic and aluminum wrap waste that we have been using to preserve leftover foods in our refrigerator. I do not have a doubt in my mind that these will last multiple months and beyond. However, I would not suggest using them for raw foods which could contain bacteria such as raw chicken or other meats; if not washed carefully bacteria may be transferred. Overall this was a pretty solid buy, and it makes us feel great about our mission to cut down on household waste!" —aaronwrex42

Get a three-pack from Amazon for $14.99+ (available in eight styles).

6. A stainless steel water bottle so you can stop buying packs of plastic ones. This will keep your beverage hot or cold for hours and has a screw-on, non-spill top.

Urban Outfitters

Get it from Urban Outfitters for $20 (available in three styles).

7. A pack of toothbrushes with soft bristles and biodegradable bamboo handles. Now you can replace those plastic ones hogging up your sink space!


Promising review: "After using this bamboo toothbrush a couple of times, I decided to switch over permanently. It’s very beautiful. The bristles are super soft and since my teeth are very sensitive, this one not only cleans fully but is very gentle on my gums. And the box is compostable! I'm happy to be able to reduce my plastic use and save the environment at the same time!" —gavin zhu

Get them from Amazon for $9.99.

8. A shampoo and conditioner bar set, because clogging your shower caddy with plastic bottles is so last year. And you can choose from sevens scents: pink sugar, Thai coconut, vanilla sandalwood, French lavender, grapefruit lemongrass, patchouli, rosemary mint, or go au natural with an unscented option.

When you check out, you can choose one shampoo scent and one conditioner scent.

Get them from Get Lathered from Etsy for $24.95 each.

9. A set of sandwich and snack bags with zipper closures and a fully lined inside (to help with spills). They're moisture-resistant, grease-proof, and dishwasher-safe!


Promising review: "I ordered these bags because I am trying to limit the amount of plastic zip-top bags I use when packing my lunch. These bags are lined with some kind of insulated material which is very easy to clean. The outside fabric is also very easy to clean. The zippers work well, too." —Anthony Sanchez

Get the 3-pack from Amazon for $9.98+ (available in three styles).

10. A gorgeous bone-tipped cuff bracelet made from recycled materials and handcrafted by women artisans in Kenya. It can be layered with other bracelets and adjusted to any wrist size.

Global Goods Partners

Global Goods Partners is a not-for-profit enterprise committed to providing sustainable jobs to women in developing communities. All proceeds from sales go back into the communities and those women creating the goods.

Get it from Global Goods Partners for $44.

11. A Yuhme water bottle made from sugarcane (yes, sugarcane) to carry with you everywhere. For every bottle that's sold, Yuhme gives a six-month supply of clean water to someone in the Central African Republic via the USA-based charity partner Water for Good.


Promising review: "This water bottle is the best! It is lightweight, but very sturdy. It’s perfect to just throw in your bag for work or yoga! The proceeds also go to a great cause, so you really can’t go wrong with this product!" —Davis N

Get it from Amazon for $34.99 (available in three styles).

12. A wall mural made from recycled materials that is both PVC-free and tear-resistant. You can peel and stick it wherever your home needs a bit more color and pattern.


The murals work best on smooth walls covered with gloss or satin paint.

Get a 6' x 8' panel from Minted for $330. To view the full selection, click here.

13. Biodegradable wheat straw plates and forks, because they're a lot safer around kids than breakable glass dinnerware. They're lightweight, plus dishwasher- and microwave-safe.


Promising review: "These plates are very light and easy to clean. My three-year-old daughter loves to use them. Right now, these are my daughter's favorite plates and forks. As a mother, I want to give my baby the best and safest items because they put everything into their mouth. These plates and forks are great, very smooth, and not extremely sharp." —Scarlett

Get the set from Amazon for $18.99.

14. A bamboo fiber bento lunch box and cutlery set to replace plastic bags and one-use food containers. The separate sections will make meal prepping a breeze and the silicone band ensures that everything stays in place during your morning commute.


Get it from Food52 for $35+ (available in five colors and two shapes).

15. A yoga mat made from recycled bottles so you can enjoy your hot yoga class even more knowing that you're using an eco-friendly product. The mat will grip as you sweat, has a natural tree fiber base, and can be wiped clean after use.


What's cool about this mat is that it's made to be the combo of a mat + a towel. It has a towel-like texture, but is cushioned for support. It can also be tossed in the washing machine if you get extra sweaty.

Promising review: "I am SO happy with my purchase! I've been using my mat every day at yoga class. It has gorgeous coloring, it's super soft, and changes colors when you touch it. Solid, durable and very well-made. Doesn't seem to slip and is supposed to do well with hot yoga, too." —Sarah

Get it from Amazon for $78 (available in 20 styles).

16. Colored wool dryer balls that'll have you waving goodbye to dryer sheets. Overall, wool dryer balls help to shorten your drying time, reduce static cling, and can soften your clothes.

These balls are unscented and can even help with reducing wrinkles. When you purchase, you can request color.

Get them from Crystalskye's Hand Dyed on Etsy for $2.50+ (available individually or sold up to a pack of four).

17. Etched recycled glass tumblers whose proceeds go directly back to the artisans in Mexico. Each one is handmade, which makes them unique in their design and structure.

The Little Market

Promising review: "I bought a set of these shorter glasses. They have some weight to them and the etchings give you a good grip." —Sierra Weir

Get them from The Little Market for $18 (sold individually, available in three colors).

18. Gift wrap printed on compostable newsprint with soy-based ink that is sure to brighten the process of gift-giving. It's reversible and includes matching gift tags.


Just think about how much gift wrap you waste throughout the year! It's fun to beautifully wrap a gift, but then that wrapping gets torn off and stuffed in a garbage bag.

Promising review: "This is printed on newspaper-weight paper, making it easy to use. Colors are vibrant and the double-sided print is very cute. It covers well (not transparent at all). One sheet will cover a large shirt box with paper to spare." —d

Get six sheets from Amazon for $15.

19. A recycled glass night light to lure you into sleep each and every night with a delightful scene of red poppies.

Uncommon Goods

Get it from Uncommon Goods for $38.

20. Show-stopping wedding invitations made on FSC-certified, recycled paper with a smooth, matte finish. They can be fully customized to your liking, including color, card shape, and with our without detailed gold foil.


Get them from Minted for $96+ (sold in packs, with matching accessories optional). For the full selection of wedding invitations, click here.

21. Earrings made from recycled leather and clothing scraps that'll add a pop of color to your outfit and look incredibly cute while doing so. Each piece is handmade, customizable, and durable.

To inquire about customization, just message the seller directly!

Get them from Scandinazn on Etsy for $34.

Always remember your four R's!

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