Lifestyle & Ethical Products

The products we use in our daily lives can have a dramatic impact on people and the planet, making it incredibly important for conscious consumers to purchase products from businesses that are operating ethically and sustainably. Innovative companies making lifestyle products, guided by the influence of consumers, are finding creative ways to manufacture and deliver products more responsibly, giving shoppers the ability to feel good about their purchases.

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The Empowerment Bag is Using Business to Empower Survivors of Sex Trafficking

In Episode 7 of the Disruptors for Good podcast I speak with Vaishali Umrikar, Founder…

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Beloved Sneaker Company Allbirds Announces it’s Going 100% Carbon Neutral

The beloved sneaker startup and Bcorp, Allbirds announced today that it’s going 100% carbon neutral…

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Meet Fairphone, the Ethical and Sustainable Smartphone

Fairphone is a social enterprise that is committed to developing a fairer smartphone. The company…

Cuddle and Kind is Leading the Way for Female Empowerment and Feeding Millions of Children

I’ve got news – I’m pregnant! So, naturally, I’ve starting taking a vested interest in…

How Sustainable Fashion Can Combat Human Trafficking and Forced Labor

Human Trafficking is a huge global problem. By United Nations definition, human trafficking is the…

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Waste to Wear: Meet Topiku, the Sustainable Brand That Turns Trash Into Hats

Photo credit: Topiku Topiku makes SoCal streetwear-inspired hats from textile offcuts, leather scraps and HDPE plastics typically…

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Meet The New NYC Zero Waste Fashion Brand Creating Sustainable Basics

Introducing 337 brand, an NYC-based fashion brand bringing sustainable basics and casual athleisure wear to…

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Meet Janji Running, The Apparel Brand Devoted To Providing Clean Drinking Water Around The World

Meet Janji Running, a startup social impact running brand that’s devoted to allowing runners to…

Meet GroFast, A Modern Planter Box That Allows Anyone To Grow Nutritious Herbs And Microgreens

Louis Lim, CEO and founder of Helios Eos based in Singapore, just announced the launch…

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7 Brands Impacting The World Through Helping Alleviate The Refugee Crisis

There are more than 65 million people identified by United Nations Refugee Agency as being…

Artists Collaborate With Indonesian School Kids On New T-Shirt Designs

  Artists like Ricardo Cavolo, Cody Hudson, Jimmy Turrell and Bryce Wymer collaborated with Indonesian…

Fair Harbor Clothing Created A Swimwear Brand to Combat Ocean Pollution

You’ve likely heard of brands using recycled plastic bottles to make anything from swimwear to…

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Meet grunBAG, the Ethical Backpack for Sustainable Travelers

The biggest advantage and the greatest challenge of a traveler: a good backpack. Whether 60L…

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This New Pain Relief Alternative Gives Back To Small Clinics With Each Purchase

Founded by brothers Tony and Josh Breeden in May 2017. The b+b® brand was established on the…

Alterra Pure Organics Raises The Bar With A New Sustainable Home Textile System

Alterra Pure launched earlier this year with a focus on environmental and social sustainability. They…

5 Emerging Reasons Minimalism in Fashion is Growing

In case there are still a few souls out there who are not in the…

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Meet The Travel Backpack Made Using 23 Recycled Plastic Bottles

Meet 8hz, a new ethical brand dedicated to making products with fabric created from recycled…

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Kind Karma Jewelry Empowers Underserved Youth Through Skill Development

Meet Kind Karma Co., the jewelry brand inspired from continuous bad news throughout 2016 (now…

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Meet The Pluralist Watches: Timepieces With A Philosophy

The Pluralist is a social enterprise committed to promoting the many cultures of our world…

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How To Support Support Gorilla Conservation With Your Next Sock Purchase

Introducing New York-based start-up, Gorilla Socks! This incredible sock brand and social enterprise is producing…

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4 Ways You Can Incorporate Social Good Into Your Wedding

Photo by Sweet Ice Cream Photography  As with a lot of social good enthusiasts and…

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Sudara Bring Education & Opportunity To Former Victims Of Sex Trafficking

You know those really comfy looking Punjabi pants you see every woman wear around India?…

12 Best Eco Friendly and Sustainable Socks

Sustainable socks are made from sustainable materials that are designed to last longer and have…

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The Orenda Tribe Brand Empowers Young Refugees in Jordan Through T-shirt Design

The Orenda Tribe is a lifestyle brand empowering young refugees through visual arts. The art…

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10 Modern Products To Start Creating Your Socially Conscious Home

A socially conscious home is something that we may think is very expensive to accomplish.…

This Social Entrepreneur Created A Vegan Wallets Brand From One Of The Most Remote Islands In The World

Matt Simpson is a 31-year-old American expat who has lived in Micronesia for nine years.…

Kipato Unbranded is a Kenyan Social Enterprise that Employs Local Artisans to Create Beautiful Jewelry

Kipato Unbranded is a social enterprise based in Kenya that is commissioning local artists to…

Rust & Fray Is Crafting Beautiful Upcycled Bags & Creating Sustainable Jobs

Rust & Fray is a New York City based sustainable fashion and lifestyle brand that creates…

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Meet Ananda Soul, the Ethically Produced Jewelry Brand in Bali

Ananda Soul is an ethically produced jewelry and clothing label based in Ubud, Bali that…