By Becky Striepe on April 25, 2012
You know we love upcycling around here, so when the folks at MINIWIZ offered to send me their case for the iPhone 4 that’s made from trash, I knew I had to take them up on it.
By Becky Striepe on March 5, 2012
What started as a small operation to rescue blown bike inner tubes from the landfill has bloomed into a a company that upcycles all kinds of gear into bags and accessories.
By Becky Striepe on February 29, 2012
Just last week we showed you how to turn a Mason jar into a to go cup for hot drinks, but what about when you’re toting plain old water? Obviously, you don’t want to buy bottled water when you’re on the go, because it’s crazily overpriced and comes with all sorts of environmental and ethical issues. So, what’s the busy eco-ista to do?
By Becky Striepe on February 22, 2012
Remember those super nice gals at Greyslater who gave away a shampoo and conditioner bar set? Well, they are at it again with another awesome no-waste idea: the mason jar to go cup for your coffee or tea!
By Becky Striepe on January 27, 2012
The typical surfboard is far from eco-friendly, but a small company on the Oregon coast creates a greener surfboard by using lower impact materials and reclaimed wood.