Here at the Outdoor Gear Exchange when a customer chooses not to take a plastic bag we donate five cents to a local environmental or community based charity. This practice encourages customers to think about taking plastic bags unnecessarily, as well as giving our customers a sense of community involvement. We rotate the charity monthly based on the annual needs of specific charities, as well as seasonal appropriateness for our … Read more >>
Its the middle of winter, have you noticed your ears getting cold? Keep your ears and your eco-conscious warm and fuzzy this winter with 180s Arctic ECO Ear Warmers! These ear warmers are made with post consumer recycled fleece and filled with Primaloft Eco insulation. For warm ears filled with your favorite beats, also try out the 180s Arctic Eco with headphones.
It amazes me how much paper is taken for granted in our modern society. For reasons ranging from harvesting forest products, land clearing for agriculture, desertification and population sprawl, deforestation accounts for a greater amount of greenhouse gas creation than the entire global transportation industry! Paper gets used for scores of tasks, some more justified and rational than others. Paper towels are one of the most overused and abused forms … Read more >>