The Christmas season is upon us and it's time to explore some green gift alternatives for your environmentally-conscious loved one.
The following green products are eco-friendly gifts for anyone on your holiday list.
If you're wondering how you can reduce your carbon footprint, TerraPass has done the legwork and put together a great selection of products and gifts that do the job.
Amazon.com also offers some great eco alternative products.
And don't forget to look through our catalog at Greener Living Products.
TerraPass carbon offsets
High quality carbon offsets for driving, flying and home energy
» 4-person family annual carbon offset
» Average-sized car carbon offset- one year
» Home energy use carbon offsets- one year
Gifts for the green guy
Gadgets, outdoors stuff, toys for the car and more
» USB Rechargeable AA Batteries
» Solio Hybrid 1000 Charger
» Smart Strip (7 outlets satellite/cable)
Gift certificates take the guesswork out of gift-giving
» Gift certificate (sent by email)
» Gift certificate (printed on paper)
The Sunforce 50022 5 Watt Solar Battery Trickle Charger gives you another reason to love the sun -- it'll help keep your vehicle's battery charged. Just plug the this helpful 5-watt trickle charger into your vehicle's 12-volt lighter socket and position the panel to pick up the most daylight possible.
With this non-stop, self-adjusting Casio Waveceptor timepiece, you don’t have to worry about replacing batteries because it’s solar powered and you’ll have confidence of always knowing the correct time via the integrated atomic timekeeping technology.
The Sunforce 44444 400 Watt Wind Generator uses wind to generate power and run your appliances and electronics. Constructed from lightweight, weatherproof cast aluminum, this generator is also a great choice for powering pumps or charging batteries for large power demands.
Easy Green Living
We are what we eat, but we also are what we use to clean our homes, pamper our skin, and decorate our rooms, according to Renée Loux, accomplished raw food chef, award-winning author, and host of Fine Living TV's Easy Being Green. In her new book, Easy Green Living, she applies her whole-foods philosophy to home, garden, and beauty routines.
Living Green Page-A-Day Desk Calendar: New for 2009, a calendar that makes living green hip, easy, and funa full year of doable daily tips for walking more softly on the planet. Tips like forgoing energy-sucking air purifiers for a few air-filtering houseplants.
Rachael Ray Gusto-Grip 3-Piece Bamboo Set includes a 5-Inch East/West Knife, a 7-Inch Each/West Knife and a beautiful bamboo hinged box to store them in. Both knives have the new antimicrobial handle! Füri Guard antimicrobial inhibitors are incorporated directly and permanently into the Gusto-Grip handle during the manufacturing process, giving the handle an added safeguard against microorganisms that can degrade the handle materials over time.
Don't forget to visit Greener Living Products for a complete selection of green gift ideas.
Catalog items cover a wide range from alternative energy, bamboo products, organic bedding, cosmetics, hybrid cars, hair care, cleaning products, organic gardening, solar and wind, just to mention a few.