Christmas time is one of the seasons of the year where people bring in the greens to their houses, usually found in Christmas trees, leafy wreathes, and even garlands made of pine leaves. With the green standing out in most houses, offices, and even in shopping malls, have you ever tried to stay with the “green” concept and give gifts that can save and protect the environment and bring smiles to your loved ones? If you are interested in this unique idea, then check out this list to see which gifts are green that can make you and your social circle grin with joy.
10. Organic Gift Box
Whether it may be for the ladies and the guys, an organic gift box has what they need for everyday living. It usually includes an aromatherapy kit that can take stress away while staying in the bathroom, an herbal shampoo, and soap that is made from environment friendly ingredients made with minimal use of chemicals and other hazardous materials.
9. Wooden Cooking Sets
Moms and other cooks will love using tongs, spatulas, whisks, containers, and turners that are made of recycled and unused wood. Aside from saving the earth by using sustainable wood and organic materials that strengthens and makes the utensils usable in hot food, it also provides a classic ambience and feel, while preparing delicious meals.
8. Plant Kits
It does not hurt if you encourage people to use their green thumb every once in a while. When you give gifts like this, make sure to include everything such as easy-to-grow plants, pots, soil, fertilizer, and some guides to help them have a pleasant planting experience. It may not make much difference in the world, but at least you made them feel the pleasure of cultivating and sustaining life in a pot.
7. Solar Powered Toys
No matter what kinds of moving toys you provide for the kids, they are delighted by the very fact that it moves and operates on its own. Instead of buying toys and other playstuff that uses batteries, why not change the concept and purchase something that can be powered by solar panels? It does not only use renewable energy, but it also gives the kids a sense of protecting the environment at their young age.
6. Juice Pack Bags
Foil packs make perfect containers for juices and other sauce products. It is also great for stuffing in your things like mobile phones, beauty kits, and even other everyday items. Juice Pack bags comes in different forms like handbags, pencil cases, and purses. Instead of having them burned down in incinerators, it has been recycled for better use.
5. Wooden or Cork Device Sleeves
Almost everyone have their own mobile phones, laptops, and tablet computers. Since most of the items they purchase are made of plastic or other non-environmental materials, you can change the scene by giving sleeves or cases made of wood, cork, or even bamboo. Honestly, they may use it more than their traditional counterparts may, because it is unusual, more attractive, and it gives them a sense of pride for mother earth.
4. Multipurpose Sandwich Wrap
Oftentimes too many, people who bring sandwiches are noted as environment hazards, especially when their snack has been wrapped with plastic or even paper that adds an extra item to the trash. With multipurpose sandwich wraps, you no longer add up to the mess, but you even have a mat for eating the sandwich with. Yes, the wrap itself, when spread, becomes an instant mat where you can place your treats down the table.
3. Collapsible Water Bottle
Protecting the environment is not just about planting trees or lessening the use of electricity but it also contributes to the efficiency and function of different things to benefit man without the unnecessary waste. With a collapsible water bottle that is PET (polyethylene terephthalate) and BPA (Bisphenol A) free, you can be proud that it is never made of dangerous plastic, plus it saves you space for more stuff.
2. Energy Saving Mobile Charger
This gift is perfect for everyone who has mobile phones or other stuff that needs recharging on a regular basis. We have to admit that people oftentimes forget to unplug their mobile charger when they charge their devices at night, consuming so much inefficient electricity and increasing the cost of your electric bill. With this baby, and many will thank you for such a nice gift, the plug will turn off the supply once the device has been fully charged, thus saving from the additional expense.
1. USB Rechargeable Batteries
No, we are not talking about buying a charger that can be hooked to the USB port and charge rechargeable batteries in it. Instead of putting up with such complexity, the battery itself can be hooked into the USB port for direct charging. Sounds very neat huh! This terrific invention can be used to any device that requires AA batteries. They may cost a bit, but there is assurance that anyone who gets this will be awed with excitement.