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Local products that make it super easy to shop eco-friendly for Back-To-School

It doesn’t matter what year of college or university you’re entering, you’ll definitely want to pick up these Canadian-made products as you start the fall semester. All of these products are committed to sustainability and environmentally friendly practices—best of all, you can find them in local shops throughout Hamilton!

CREDO BAGS REUSABLE PRODUCE BAG

These eco-friendly washable cotton bags replace single use plastic produce bags at the grocery store.

Available at:
LuLu & Lavigne
228 Locke Street South

COLIBRI SNACK BAGS

These zippered, washable, eco-friendly snack bags come in many different fun designs and are FDA approved.

Available at:
Barefoot Babies
164 Ottawa Street North

EARTHOLOGY FOOD WRAPS

These beeswax food wraps are an eco-friendly alternative to single use plastic. They’re made with GOTS organic cotton, sustainably harvested local beeswax, organic jojoba oil, and coniferous tree resin. Also available in a vegan version!

Available at:
The Wax Lounge
233 Locke Street South

STAINLESS STEEL STRAWS

These reusable extendable straws won’t corrode, rust, stain, or break and come with their own cleansing brush and carrying case!

Available at:
Simply Zen
183 Ottawa Street North

CASTILE SOAP

This concentrated, biodegradable, soap cleans gently yet effectively. This multi-use product works great on faces, hair, food, dishes, laundry, floors, pets, and more.

Available at:
The Pale Blue Dot
240 James Street North

Let us know in the comments what are some of your favourite eco-friendly products!

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