We’ve all heard about climate change and global warming at one or the other point of time in our lives. And all of us agree on the fact that every human being, including ourselves, are the culprits. In spite of having understood the urgency to shift towards a greener and more environmentally friendly lifestyle, we’ve all reached that zone where this idea has perplexed us, and more often we’ve had our share of second thoughts. Yes, none of us are proud of it. But, is it possible to switch our consumer behavior? Can the products we’ve been using be swapped with the eco- friendly ones? Are these environmentally friendly products friendly enough to the consumers as well?
The answer to all these questions is YES!
Yes, it is possible, and yes, it is very simple.
Let us guide you through the top 10 environmentally friendly promotional products that you can use right from tomorrow!
Top 10 Environmentally Friendly Promotional Products
Paper Bags are made from wood and are great alternatives to single-use plastic bags. They are easy to carry, neat and can hold lots of items. These bags can be produced into new papers in the form of newspapers, magazines, and books. So they are by all means reusable and recyclable. They are also biodegradable, thus cause no pollution. Walking down the malls and grocery shops, as you flaunt your paper bags, you’re not only spreading your “Go-Green” vibes, but also creating a ripple effect among a larger audience. If you are a company, then custom made paper bags can be among your number one branding products. These are very easy to imprint with logos, messages or tag lines and can attract your customers in a very modest manner.
No more guilt of using synthetic plastics that take centuries to decompose!
These bags are made up of 100% bamboo that has soft and strong fibers. As the bamboo is biodegradable, by using these bags, you are causing zero harm to the environment. They are lightweight and can be used for more than just carrying groceries. What’s more interesting about these kinds of bags is that they can easily be rolled while not in use and be stored anywhere. Since they do not stretch and can carry a variety of loads, their usage is now highly diversified among a large range of customers.
If you’re exploring some marketing ideas for the next corporate event, customized bamboo bags can be the most trending environmentally friendly promotional products your company could have opted for!
No need to go out there anymore and buy bags for your groceries every next week! Jute bags are extremely durable as they have very high extensibility and tensile strength than paper bags and can be used longer. They are not only reusable but the biodegradable jute fibers used to make these bags make them eco-friendly as well. They have very low water, carbon dioxide, and ecological footprint and hence cause no harm to the environment. And because they last so long, if you choose to use them as the next eco- friendly promotional products for your company, your customer will be eyeing your logo for quite a long time now.
Environmentally friendly drinkware is marketing friendly as well! Custom imprinted drinkware will not only convey the eco-friendly message but also help in your business promotion. There is a variety of drinkware available such as coffee cup tumblers, vacuum tumblers that can be personalized with logos or messages. You can use these in sports events, trade shows, regular office use, sponsored events and many more.
Now that a number of supermarkets are giving up on plastics and asking the customer to bring their own grocery bags, what can you do as responsible customers? Well, you can bring your own calico bags! These are cheap and can be used for multiple purposes. Since they can be easily washed, these are reusable, and thus can easily replace the single-use plastic bags.
Your custom made tote bags will go wherever your customers go! Since these bags are so very versatile and can be taken anywhere from supermarkets to the parks, your company is getting some good audience and possibly new clients. They come in a range of styles and thus offer your customers with a great range of choices.
Reusable Coffee Cups:
In a report released by the Environmental Audit Committee in 2018, it was revealed that less than 1 percent of coffee cups are recycled every year, leaving billions of them to go to landfills and cause pollution.
Deciding to use reusable coffee cups in your company would not only convey the eco-friendly message to your customers and employees but it would also fulfill your branding requirement. Unlike the disposable ones, the text or design of your company stays in the custom made cups for a longer time and thus you have a lasting advertisement.
There is a family picnic next weekend and as you’re strolling down the supermarket alley, let us remind you that the cooler bags you’re looking for come as completely eco-friendly. They are available in a number of patterns, shapes, and qualities. Some of the examples are Nautical Cooler, Tailgate Cooler, and Oasis Cooler. You can use these during a long drive or for any holiday outing. These are easy to clean and keep your food thermally insulated for good measure of time. In addition, cooler bags too can be customized just as you want.
You’ve got to hit the road but are you wondering if eco-friendly travel is possible? With the 100% carbon offset duffel bags, yes it is absolutely possible. You can take these spacious duffel bags anywhere you go, from the gym to your sports practice. As they come in a variety of styles, you will have a range of options for these bags.
Among the list of eco-friendly bags, PET bags are quite unique. Made from the recycled Polyethylene Terephthalate materials these bags are biodegradable. They are designed to last long and you can carry them to the office or send your kids with PET school bags or even have them personalized according to your choice.
Deciding to be environment-friendly is not tough and neither is living by its principles. All you need to be now is open-minded, and in no time will you realize that shifting towards eco-friendly products is so much more gratifying.
How cool is it to know that you are doing your share in conserving and promoting the environment we all live in? And by all means, you’re being environmentally friendly in every product you choose!