20 Sustainable Swaps for 2020



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If you’re like us, one of your new year resolutions is to continue to be more sustainable in your everyday life. We compiled a list of 20 sustainable swaps you can make for 2020 to make a small positive change for yourself and the environment. The companies we have chosen to feature are brands owned by friends and peers. They’re talented makers who are passionate about the zero waste movement and we think you will love their products.

  1. Plastic Toothpaste Tube ➔ Toothpaste Tablets



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2. Synthetic Hair Accessories ➔ Biodegradable, Organic Cotton Hair Accessories

Check out our blog How Big a Problem Are Synthetic Hair Ties to learn more.



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3. Disposable Makeup Wipes ➔ Reusable Cloths

4. Plastic Wrap ➔ Beeswax Wraps



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5. Plastic Water Bottle ➔ Stainless Steel Canteen

6. Fast Fashion ➔ Sustainable & Ethical Clothing

Read our blog on The Revolution that is Changing Fashion to learn more.



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7. Everyday Cosmetics ➔ Cruelty-Free, Vegan Makeup



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8. Dryer Sheets ➔ Dryer Balls

9. Plastic Sandwich & Snack Bags ➔ Silicone or Cloth Bags

10. Tampons ➔ Menstrual Cups



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11. Big Box Grocery Store ➔ Local Farmer's Market



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12. Harsh Cleaning Products ➔ DIY Natural Recipe

13. Plastic Soap Bottle ➔ Soap Bar



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14. Plastic Toothbrush ➔ Bamboo Toothbrush



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15. Plastic Container ➔ Stainless Steel Container



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16. Lipsticks ➔ Clean, Vegan and Cruelty-Free Lipstick



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17. Plastic Razors ➔ Non-Disposable Safety Razor



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18. Plastic Shopping Bag ➔ Cloth or Mesh Bag



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19. Plastic Straws ➔ Stainless Steel Straw

20. Conventional Deodorant ➔ Natural Deodorant

What are you swapping in 2020 to live a more sustainable lifestyle? Let us know in the comments below!



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