What Is Biodegradable Insect Repellent? (& Does It Work?)

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Imagine a beautiful summer evening. Maybe you have gathered by the campfire, or perhaps you are taking a hike. There are clear skies and gentle breezes. There are also lots of insects. Before you reach for the insect repellent, you may find yourself hesitating. Is bug spray safe? Is natural bug spray an effective alternative? …

Eco-Friendly Swimwear: Guide to Sustainable Swimsuits (& Best Brands)

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When it comes to summer essentials, the shopping list is often typical, even for those maintaining a sustainable lifestyle. Sustainable Sunglasses? Check. Ocean-friendly Sunscreen? Check. There are many commercially available and environmentally friendly options for both. However, one item that’s often replaced year after year can be difficult to find for the eco-conscious shopper. We’re …

7 Zero-Waste Sponge Substitutes for Your Eco-Friendly Kitchen

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How do you clean dirty pots, pans, dinnerware, and flatware? If you’re washing your dishes properly, there’s a chance that you go through several disposable kitchen implements in a month. Imagine how many of your discarded sponges, scouring pads, and brushes are sitting in landfills right now. Yikes! That’s why using zero-waste sponges, and other …