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    17 Eco-Friendly Alternatives To Everyday Products

    It's never too late to take a step in the right direction.

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    1. A set of 4 bamboo toothbrushes with soft bristles that will give your teeth the care they need without harming the environment in the process - ₹252

    Get it here.

    2. The normal cotton swabs that you use daily are often dumped into oceans where they end up getting stuck in the bellies of sea creatures, so use these eco-friendly bamboo cotton swabs instead - ₹300

    Get 6 packs here. Each pack contains 100 cotton swabs.

    3. A travel cutlery set that lets you eliminate the waste generated by using multiple plastic forks and spoons at events - ₹299

    Get it here.

    4. A set of pencils that are made from 100% recycled newspaper - ₹180

    Get 3 packs here. Each pack contains 10 pencils.

    5. A set of stainless steel straws that will help you eliminate your plastic straw use once and for all - ₹97

    This pack contains 3 bent and 3 straight straws along with 2 brushes for cleaning. Get it here.

    6. If you're thinking of hosting a party, use these 100% biodegradable plates made from palm leaves - ₹248

    Get a pack of 20 here.

    7. A thin and compact reusable water bottle that you can keep in your bag at all times so you don't get tempted to buy those small plastic ones when you're travelling - ₹249

    Get a set of 2 here.

    8. A large canvas grocery bag that comes with sections so you can organise while you shop - ₹497

    Dimensions: 18 x 11 x 14.50 inches

    Get it here.

    9. Or this ridiculously adorable canvas tote bag that you can use for anything from college to grocery shopping - ₹399

    Dimensions: 16 x 13.5 inches

    Get it here.

    10. Instead of carrying your coffee in a disposable cup, use this adorable BPA-free sipper every day - ₹229

    Also available for every other zodiac sign. Get it here.

    11. If your commute is very long, you can get this insulated flask which will keep your coffee hot all the way to the office - ₹599

    Get this 500ml flask here.

    12. Instead of using disposable wipes to remove makeup, you can use this microfiber cloth which works just as effectively - ₹245

    Get it here.

    13. An all-natural charcoal deodorizer and dehumidifier which will help you get rid of bad smells without the harsh chemicals - ₹483

    Get it here.

    14. A 100% natural deodorant which is mutually beneficial for you and the environment - ₹549

    Get it here.

    15. And this 100% biodegradable shampoo bar that comes in plastic-free packaging - ₹442

    It's SLS, paraben and cruelty free. Get it here.

    16. An eco-friendly beeswax wrap that is a great alternative to foil or plastic wraps - ₹499

    Get a set of 3 here.

    17. And finally, if you wanna get more people involved in taking a positive step for the environment, gift them this eco-friendly stationery kit that can be used to plant trees - ₹549

    This set contains 1 mini notepad, 10 mini colouring pencils, 4 paper pens, 4 paper pencils, coco husk pot, coco peat disk, organic fertilizer.

    Get it here.