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    22 Eco-Friendly Travel Products You Need To Buy Before Your Next Trip

    Make your next vacation a little greener.

    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 silicone sandwich bag that you can use to protect your precious toiletries, devices, or snacks. These ones aren't made with petroleum, PVC or latex, making them more eco-friendly than traditional resealable bags.

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    They're also oven-safe, microwave-safe and freezer-safe, so you can use them for cooking and storing food while you're away, too.

    Price: $14.99+ (available in six colours).

    2. A set of patterned packing cubes made from recycled materials.

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    These ones are PVC-free, water-resistant, stain-repellant and can be thrown in the wash when they need a good clean.

    Price: $51.33.

    3. These bars of solid shampoo and conditioner that are cruelty-free, TSA-friendly, and compostable.

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    One shampoo bar is equal to three bottles of liquid shampoo and one conditioner bar is equal to five bottles of liquid conditioner. You can also cut them into smaller pieces, if you're only going away for a week or two.

    Price: $23+ for the shampoo (available in eight formulas) and $25 for the conditioner.

    4. A foldable, reusable bottle that'll save you from buying countless plastic water bottles on your journey.

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    This one is certified BPA-free, made from 100% food-grade material, and is totally leakproof.

    Price: $27.95+ (available in eight colours).

    5. A foldable travel yoga mat made from natural tree rubber and recycled bottles.

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    Basically an essential if you're one of those people who can't get through a vacation without working out. These are machine-washable and $1 from every purchase goes to support charitable yoga programs.

    Price: $50+ (available in 11 patterns).

    6. A set of BPA-free travel tubes for all your lotions and potions.

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    You can fill these with your favourite shampoo, conditioner, and lotion or bring along your own dressing or hot sauce for an in-flight snack. These ones are approved for airplane carry-on and are food-safe.

    Price: $22.00+ for a set of three (available in two colours).

    7. An expandable and lightweight suitcase that is made from recycled plastic bottles.

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    All fabrics, including the lining, are created from 100% post-consumer recycled plastic bottles. Plus, it has plenty of pockets!

    Price: $209.95 (available in black and blue).

    8. A set of bamboo makeup-removing pads that you can use over and over again.

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    These are machine-washable and you can use them to take off everything from eyeliner to nail polish.

    Price: $12.39 for a pack of 14 and a washable mesh bag.

    9. A collapsible, leakproof mug that will fit in any bag, no matter how big or small.

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    These are made with recycled materials and contain no BPAs, phthalates, leads, or glues.

    Price: $20.70 (available in six colours)

    10. A pack of four biodegradable toothbrushes that come with charcoal dental floss.

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    Price $17.99 for four toothbrushes, one travel case, and dental floss.

    11. An energy-efficient, portable solar power bank so you can charge all of your devices wherever you go.

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    This one has a dual outlet and is compatible with any device that uses a USB. When fully-charged, it has enough power to charge iPhone 8 up to 8 times. It's also shockproof, dust-proof and waterproof.

    Price: $55.99+ (available in two sizes and two colours).

    12. A pack of biodegradable toilet seat covers to make pit stops at gross bathrooms a little more bearable.

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    These ones are made of wood pulp and are dissolvable in water.

    Price: $19.95 for a pack of 50.

    13. A Kindle so that you don't waste paper by purchasing a ton of magazines and books to entertain you on your trip.

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    This one is lightweight, compact, waterproof, and has built-in adjustable lights.

    Price: $139.99+ (comes in 8 GB and 32 GB models).

    14. A bamboo cutlery set so that you don't have to grab single-use plastic forks and knives on-the-go.

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    This one has a handy carrying case so you can throw it in your bag.

    Price: $17.22+ (available in six colours).

    15. A portable wash bag that uses much less water than a conventional washing machine and is a must if you're going backpacking or staying at an Airbnb without a laundry room.

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    A single wash only takes three to five minutes, so you won't have to waste your precious vacation time waiting for a load to finish.

    Price: $64.95.

    16. A pair of stylish earbuds made of wood and recyclable aluminum.


    These have a standard headphone jack, in-line microphone, and come with two different sizes of earbuds.

    Price: $24.95+ (available in nine colours).

    17. A pack of charcoal deodorizers to keep your bag smelling fresh, even when you're toting around dirty laundry.

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    These also prevent harmful mold, mildew, bacteria, and fungi from building up.

    Price: $21.99 for a pack of four.

    18. A pack of all-natural, cruelty-free eye masks to keep your under-eyes hydrated during a long flight.

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    These are fragrance-free and made with plant-based collagen, vitamin C, rose oil, and hyaluronic acid.

    Price: $17.89 for 12 pairs.

    19. A super-compact tote bag that you can use to carry groceries, books, and souvenirs while you're away.

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    These are machine-washable and can be folded up small enough to fit in just about any purse or pocket.

    Price: $19.99+ for a set of five.

    20. A bamboo sleep mask so you can get some shut-eye on a long flight.

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    This one has an adjustable velcro-free strap and comes with ear plugs so you can really block out everything.

    Price: $24.95 for a sleep mask, ear plugs, and a carrying bag.

    21. A menstrual cup that'll save you from having to purchase (or risk running out of) tampons or pads while you travel.

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    It can be worn for up to 12 hours, making it awesome for long flights and road trips.

    Price: $19.95 (available in 13 colours, two sizes as well as two-packs).

    22. And finally, a cozy and compact neck pillow that'll make long flights or car rides more bearable.

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    These ones are filled with millet hulls instead of traditional stuffing but are no less comfy.

    Price: $32.27.

    Now all you've got to do is plan a trip.