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Review of Veja Sneakers

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Review of Veja Sneakers
Veja's sneakers have super dope style, are ridiculously sustainable and made with socially responsible practices.  I've been wearing a pair of Veja men's sneakers for 6 months now, let me tell you what I think.

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Best Sustainable Sunglasses - Adventures in Eco-friendly Shopping

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Best Sustainable Sunglasses - Adventures in Eco-friendly Shopping

There are lots of so-called sustainable, eco-friendly sunglasses options out there - frames made of bamboo, reclaimed wood, cotton-based acetate, recycled ocean plastic, recycled aluminum, and even old skateboards.  We tested 3 sunglasses made of recycled and eco-friendly materials over the summer and found a winner!

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3 Companies That Use Recycled Materials To Make New Products

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3 Companies That Use Recycled Materials To Make New Products

Our team here at Recycled & Renewed have uncovered tons of companies out there using recycled plastic, paper, and cardboard to make their products and reduce waste.  We’ll introduce companies making their products from 100% recycled plastic and another company with an inspiring social mission and an environmentally conscious approach to business.

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Four New Recycled Kitchen Products

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Four New Recycled Kitchen Products

(Note - Hi everyone - sorry for the long delay between postings, we just moved to a new house...moving with two young children, not recommended!  Anyway, look out for a few new posts as I catch up.) We are reviewing four new products, three made or delivered in 100% recycled plastic, and one that is fully recyclable.  Spoiler alert: only three make the cut to be included on our site. Preserve Food Storage Container and Colander If you have been to R&R before you’ll know that one of our favorite companies using recycled materials is Preserve. You could almost outfit most of...

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Switch to Renewable Energy in a Click

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Switch to Renewable Energy in a Click
There are a few choices if you want to switch to renewable energy for your home’s electricity: solar panels, geothermal, etc. But in many states in the US you can switch to 100% renewable energy with the click of a button. 

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