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Which Type of Christmas Tree Is Most Eco-Friendly? 5 Popular Options, Ranked
We ranked five types of Christmas trees to uncover which is the most eco-friendly and sustainable: live, artificial, rented, and more.
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13 DIY Christmas Ornaments That Use Materials You Already Have
You can make festive DIY Christmas ornaments for your tree using things you already have around the house. Here are 10 fun projects to try.
The Environmental Impact of Greeting Cards—And What to Send Instead
How bad is our greeting card obsession for the planet? Here's what you should know—plus, eco-friendly card options to try instead.
11 Eco-Friendly DIY Christmas Decorations to Make for the Holidays
Instead of buying new, use what you already have to make these eco-friendly DIY Christmas decorations. There's wreaths, stockings, and beyond.
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5 Simple Ways to Head Back to School Sustainably
Have a sustainable back-to-school season with these tips and tricks that reduce waste, save money, and protect the planet.
The Truth About Shein: How Sustainable and Ethical Is the Fast Fashion Brand?
An investigation into the sustainability of fast fashion retailer Shein, including child labor practices and working conditions.
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Is Our Obsession With Social Media Harming the Planet?
Social media usage rises with each passing year, but our culture of sharing, consuming, and double tapping has a hefty carbon footprint.
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Plastic-Free July 2023: How to Participate in the Movement
Plastic-Free July is a movement that helps you recognize and reduce the amount of plastic in your daily routine. Here's how to get started.
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Seasonal Produce Guide: Which Fruits and Veggies Are in Season Right Now?
Shopping for seasonal produce is great for the planet. Here's your guide to which fruits and veggies are in season right now.
How to Travel Sustainably, From Accommodation to Packing
You can travel sustainably with our easy-to-follow guide. Here's what to know about booking, packing, and more.
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The Best Memorial Day Sales From Eco-Friendly and Sustainable Brands
If you're shopping Memorial Day sales, keep being a conscious consumer in mind by supporting eco-friendly and sustainable brands.
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12 Best Sustainable Activewear Brands for Your Workouts in 2023
These sustainable activewear brands will make you feel great during your workouts: you're taking care of yourself *and* the planet.
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20 Online Thrift Stores That Will Level Up Your Secondhand Clothing Game
If you're looking for online thrift stores for clothes and beyond, these options won't disappoint. Here's where to shop secondhand.
7 Trending Types of Jeans to Rock in 2023—Plus Sustainable Picks for Each
We've identified some of 2023's most beloved types of jeans, along with shoppable, sustainable options for each aesthetic.
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How to Clean Shoes: A Guide to Cleaning Leather, Cloth, and More
Whether you want to sanitize thrifted shoes or clean suede, cloth, or leather shoes you already own, here's how to clean shoes like a pro.
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8 Ways to Have an Eco-Friendly Easter, From Candy to Decor
Here's everything you need to know to have an eco-friendly Easter celebration, from dyeing eggs to filling Easter baskets.
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15 Zero-Waste Products to Kickstart Your Sustainability Journey
Being more eco-friendly is easy with these zero-waste products. Here's the swaps you need to kickstart your sustainability journey.
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9 Best Zero-Waste Stores in the United States
Reducing your daily waste and becoming a more conscious consumer is a lot easier when the stores are in on the action. These zero-waste stores will help you shift your shopping habits.
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The Environmental Impact of Roses: Is Giving Your Valentine a Bouquet Sustainable?
What's the environmental impact of roses, the ultimate Valentine's Day gift? Here's what you should know before buying a bouquet.
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7 Black-Owned Eco-Friendly and Sustainable Businesses to Support
Support these Black-owned eco-friendly and sustainable businesses during Black History Month and beyond.
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6 Sustainable Laundry Tips and Swaps That Reduce Waste and Save Money
Looking for some easy, sustainable laundry swaps to help improve your everyday environmental impact? Start with these tips and picks.
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Don’t Toss Your Batteries in the Trash! Here’s How to Dispose of Them Responsibly
Not sure how to responsibly dispose of single-use batteries? Here's your go-to guide to keeping toxic waste out of the landfill.
The Best Eco-Friendly Valentine's Day Gifts to Give in 2023
Looking for some eco-friendly Valentine's Day gifts your friends or partner will love this year? Start with this helpful guide.
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7 Sustainable Bedroom Swaps That Reduce Waste While Keeping You Cozy
On a mission to make your bedroom a more sustainable space? From eco-friendly sheets to organic mattresses, these swaps will help.
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How to Thrift: Tips and Tricks, Straight From the Experts
Need a little guidance in the thrifting department? Three experts shared their thrifting tips to help you get the most out of your trips.
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8 Sustainable Bathroom Swaps That Reduce Waste and Save Money
Looking for eco-friendly bathroom swaps to help improve your everyday environmental impact? You've come to the right place.
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9 Sustainable Kitchen Swaps That Reduce Waste and Save Money
Looking for some easy, sustainable kitchen swaps to help improve your everyday environmental impact? Start with these picks.
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The Best E-Bike Conversion Kits for Upcycling Your Ride in 2023
If you're not quite ready to invest in an electric bicycle, these e-bike conversion kits allow you to upcycle your regular ride.
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Are Band-Aids Sustainable? Why to Switch to Compostable Bandages
Even Band-Aids are made of plastic. Here's why most bandages aren't planet-friendly, plus biodegradable and compostable alternatives to try.
10 Nonprofits to Support on Giving Tuesday and Every Day
Giving Tuesday is the perfect time to support your favorite nonprofits. Here are 10 Brightly staff picks to start with.
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