Rabia Hussain

Rabia Hussain

Boost Your ‘Green Cred’ With These 10 Essentials For The Home

Help make the world a greener place.

Make 2020 the year to live more sustainably by making conscious decisions about non-essential plastic and non-degradable items around your home. With so many innovative and stylish products on the market, you have no excuse. From reusable food wrapping to plastic-free lunch boxes, we’ve got you covered with these top 10 items to help you boost your green credentials. Time to get shopping!

Save on single-use plastic with this stylish cork coffee mug and reusable water bottle.

Our picks:
Farship Lifestyle cork reusable hot coffee cup mug
Blueprint Collections Sara Miller Savannah water bottle

Cork Reusable Hot Coffee Cup

aed 73.41 Farship Lifestyle

Sara Miller Savannah Water Bottle

aed 79 Blueprint Collections

Reduce your electricity bill and install these fab LED lightbulbs from Philips.

Philips 3 Piece LED E27 bulbs in cool daylight

3 Piece LED E27 Bulbs Cool Day Light ON SALE

aed 29 Philips
aed47.25 38

Avoid plastic bags on your next shopping trip and stock up on these ultra-strong tote bags.

GOGREENBAGS reusable grocery bags

Reusable Grocery Bags (5 Pack)

aed 126 Go Green Bags

Even when it comes to waste, there are alternatives to plastic bags. Try these biodegradable bags instead of plain old plastic.

Oxo biodegradable garbage bags

Oxo Bio Degradable Trash Bag 120 x 140 cm Black 120 x 140 centimeter

aed 23.25 Union

Chuck the cling-film and wrap your sandwiches in these environmentally friendly beeswax wraps.

Superbee Beeswax Wrap Beeginner Set

Beeginner Set

aed 73.46 Superbee Wax Wraps

Avoid non-essential plastic packaging when it comes to your toiletries with the lovely cosmetics from Lush. Handmade and cruelty-free.

Lush Trichomania solid shampoo bar

Trichomania Solid Shampoo Bar

aed 68 Lush

Switch to bamboo toothbrushes and reuse your old plastic handle toothbrushes for cleaning jewellery or hard to reach nooks and crannies.

Mumuso Eco-friendly wheat straw bamboo charcoal 3 pack toothbrush

ECO Friendly Wheat Straw Bamboo Charcoal 3 Pack Toothbrush, Pink/Ivory/Blue

aed 8 Mumuso

Try a long-lasting dish sponge – this heavy-duty loofah will last for months and is biodegradable.

MIW PIW natural dish sponge

Natural Dish Sponge Scrubber For The Kitchen (Plant Cellulose)

aed 41 Miw Piw

Forget plastic lunch boxes – this stainless steel version is plastic-free and dishwasher safe.

Royal Sapphire stainless steel lunch box

Stainless Steel Lunch Box

aed 44.99 Royal Sapphire

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