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Environmentally-Friendly Ways to Celebrate the Fourth of July

From BBQs to dazzling firework displays, the Fourth of July is one of the biggest holidays in the United States. However, did you know that the holiday is actually one of the dirtiest days of the year? Single-use plastics are at an all-time high, in addition to all the air pollution from fireworks and picnics. The effects on our planet …

How You Can Help In Plastic Free July

Ready to kick your single-use plastic habit? Us too. There’s no better time than Plastic Free July to start a new routine that eliminates single-use plastic from your lifestyle.  In this blog, we will be sharing tips for participating in Plastic Free July and ways you reduce your plastic waste year-round. Take the Challenge Plastic Free July is a global …

6 Ways to be Eco-Friendly During Festivals

Festival season is approaching and I couldn’t be more excited! Eating, drinking, and dancing our way through the Palm Desert is a dream. Unfortunately, though, festivals tend to not consider sustainability or the size of their carbon footprint while they all attending.  Many major festivals have recently announced new sustainability initiatives that help take responsibility for their impact on the …

Pledge the Zero Waste Challenge

This is a guest blog post by Hydaway ambassador Suzanne Hunt. Follow her on Instagram @shixie. I already consider myself a minimal-waste human on this planet, so I decided to take the Climate Generation zero-waste challenge, which is described as: “10 Days. March 11-20th. Keep track of your waste! Anything that cannot be recycled or composted is put in a …

How Sustainability Helps You

This is a guest blog post by Hydaway ambassador Zelphia Peterson. Follow her on Instagram @z_claire29. It seems like the latest millennial buzzword is “sustainability.” The term is popping up everywhere, from the fashion industry to a ban on Starbucks straws. But what does it mean to be truly sustainable? And why should we care? I think everyone can agree that …

Ways To Be More Sustainable This Holiday Season

This is a guest blog post written by Hydaway ambassadors Zelphia Peterson (@z_claire29) and Sara Bauer (@sobauer). Enjoy their combined tips for a more sustainable holiday season! Perhaps you’ve noticed, but the holidays can be an extraordinarily wasteful time. As a whole, Americans produce 25% more waste between Thanksgiving and the end of the year. All the extra food, extra …

Affordable Eco-Friendly Gifts

Holidays are the most wonderful time of the year, but also a time of giving to the ones we love most. Shopping for others can be stressful however to help we have created an affordable eco-friendly guide. All these products are good for your wallet and sustainable to the planet. First up? Gifts for everyone that not only reduce waste …