Thanks to our recent technological innovations, the world isn’t the same place that it once was. This statement implies something both in positive as well as negative sense. Positive, as when it comes to knowledge, innovation or even connectivity, we are better than ever. Negative, because due to these very innovations we are suffering from many environmental problems, global warming, and waste disposal to name a few. Right now, there seems only one way out and that is opting for eco-friendly products.
‘Go green’ is en vogue
The eco-friendly trend is now very popular across the world. Mostly, industries use his environmentally friendly concept is mainly use this as an eco-label on their products, ensures their undisruptive effects towards the environment. As a result of various natural calamities such as the excessive heating effect of earth’s surface, global warming, polluted environment and many more. It has now become the prime need to pay more attention to this serious issue at the global level.
Most of the nations focus on the maximum possible usage of eco-friendly products by people. As a result, the earth’s atmosphere gets benefit through so many ways. Such as minimal air pollution and global warming, conservation of non-renewable source of energy and many more.
Why eco-friendly products?
Eco-friendly products are actually precious gifts to our nature. Various ways contribute all companies to project nature-friendly practices. The recycling process is one of the major practices that so many industries exercise on a very large scale. Many companies utilize waste paper in different other forms of packaging or something. As the biodegradable materials are easily decomposable in nature and less detrimental to the earth’s surface, these companies emphasize on their use.
You could be eco-friendly without knowing it
Nowadays, varieties of products used in our day-to-day lives, easily available with eco-label on them. Hence, the aim of less harm to the environment easily gets fulfills itself to a high extent. Many sectors like automobile, textile industries, food industries, technology field, fashion and art industries are equally working towards the common aim of eco-friendly concept.
There are so many popular products that fulfill the dual purpose of styling and noble deed towards nature. If you are also one of the eco-lover people then you must be wanting to know about various kinds of eco-friendly products.
Following is the list of ten innovative eco-friendly products –
1. Eco-friendly burial
Price: $ 40000
Now, you can perform even the burial process in an eco-friendly manner. One of the special caskets for this are biodegradable in nature. These use residues of banana clumps and bamboo plant. As a result, an eco-friendly medium comes to use during the decomposition process of dead body.
One famous industry from Denver introduced this concept of ecologically-friendly burials. They specifically named it as Ecoffin. The entire biodegradation process takes around six months to two years for its completion. According to reports, many communities like Muslim and Jewish are showing very much interest in eco-friendly burials. Also people from New Mexico shown very much interest in such Eco-friendly creations as they highly believe in green ceremonies.
2. Eco-friendly remote control
A very interesting invention belongs to one of the popular companies like Sony. You can easily contribute to the go-green concept even though watching your favorite show on your television. Well, the invention of an eco-friendly remote control made it happen in reality for you. The young mind from China came up with this magnificent invention in front of Sony. Sony launched this unique remote by the name of Sony Conductor TV Remote.
This innovative creation is available in wand-shaped. You need to bend it side-to-side for charging its power. At the same time, it also has a green LED light with it that functions as an indicator of remote’s power level. The unique creation performs different function through its motion in varied directions. This is the main highlight of the remote.
For channel change, you need to move the remote in up and down direction. The conductor’s left and right movement is helpful in terms of controlling volume of your television. Whereas, the conductor’s circular motion allocates for turning the system on or off. The main highlight of this remote is its kinetic energy. This special remote is one of the most attractive remote control in the market these days. This is one of the greenways to make your television watch more enjoyable and easy-going.
3. Eco-friendly pet furs
Normally, you must have heard about usage of wool for winter clothes. In the same way, have you ever thought of wearing pullover made up of same fur obtained from your dog skin? Well, this is possible. In past few years, some people are actually experiencing the warm with the help of their own dog’s fur.
The hair obtained from dog’s skin after brushing called stuffing. It further collects this stuffing in order to have sufficient quantity to start with the knitting process. In the later stage, you bring these large fur balls in use to design coats. Well, it is one of very unique but interesting ways of acquiring an Eco-friendly nature.
4. Eco-friendly edible shoe cream
Had you ever thought that you could use shoe cream as a multi-purpose herbal cream? With rapidly advanced technology and human’s extra consciousness towards nature actually made it happen in reality. A special multi-purpose cream has a tag of Eco-label on it.
Mostly creams utilize several chemicals for their preparation. The rest entire processing method also requires chemical treatment. However, this particular cream is totally herbal and eco-friendly in nature. It consists primarily of one organic ingredient i.e. coconut oil. This all-rounder cream one can use for multi-purposes. For example, as a lip balm, skin cream and also edible as a toast cream and drinks.
5. Eco-friendly umbrella
This particular umbrella is very much different from the conventional umbrella designs. Unlike normal umbrella, these eco-friendly umbrellas do not have any fixed shading surface. However, you can attach or provide any surface from your own side, in the form of a newspaper or any plastic bags. You can easily forld this complex setup into a compact form. Hence, easy to carry while traveling. The flexible design of this unique eco-friendly umbrella makes it more attractive for people. Make your sunny or raining days more convenient and interesting by simply carrying an innovative eco-friendly umbrella.
6. Eco-friendly clothing for babies
Small cuddly babies never involve themselves in any causes like eco-friendly concepts and something. However, you can make it possible by simply make them wear an eco-friendly outfit.
Basically, just like many other eco-friendly products, eco-friendly clothes too are results of organic farming. Organic farming doesn’t use any type of chemical throughout the farming process. The entire farming process does not involve any usage of herbicides or pesticides. Instead of that, it utilizes biodegradable and natural fertilizers during farming practices. Furthermore, it follows a special harvesting technique in case of eco-friendly cloth production.
The unique soil management procedure and crop rotation standards make the go green concept truly applicable. You do not even have to worry about their proper cleanliness, as the eco-friend clothes are easily washable too. This cute outfit will not only make your baby look super cute rather also give them to chance to establish a style statement via healthy green way. In this way, even small babies contribute to environment save mission by wearing an organic cotton infant baby suit.
7. Pollution sensitive dress
The science and technology is constantly working towards reducing the pollution effects in our environment. However, for the first time art and fashion is also contributing towards the eco-friendly mission. The crumpled and tired condition of our clothes never put a nice impression to your mind. How about getting an idea about your surrounding through the same described condition of your dress?
Besides, you also get to know about all health hazards due to disturbances in your surrounded air. Recently, a special dress named EPA by Stephanie Sandstrom, efficiently shown its response against bad air surrounding. The designer has assembled the unique sensor with the dress material, which in turn creates a twist on the dress surface by detecting the bad air atmosphere around the carrier. the main highlight i.e. dress sensitivity makes it unique from any other modern dresses designed so far. Therefore, whenever the dress detects the unhealthy or poor surrounding, the dress looks automatically changes and gives a soiled appearance.
Another incredible invention in the same field is by Amanda Parkes. It is Piezing dress. This particular dress mainly functions on combine affect of human motion and piezoelectric effect. The entire mechanism involves the storage of generated electricity in small storing battery for further use conditions.
The main highlight of this product is the electricity that it generates as the result of mechanical motion in the area around elbow joints and hip potion of the dress. Therefore, even fashion and art industries are paying equal attention to incredible style presentation along with the concern towards the environment.
8. Eco-friendly moss carpet
A walk on grass always makes you experience a pleasant feeling. It is even recommended in order to attain a healthy blood circulation into your body. One of the innovative products designed is the moss carpet. Placing your feet over moss carpet almost gives you the same relax feeling as you get in the park. The moss carpet is especially made by using foam called plastazote. The complete mat mainly includes three types of mosses. One is island moss, second is ball moss and the last one is forest moss. It is only suitable for keeping in your bathrooms. This is because moss remains fresher in humid atmosphere which is best found in bathroom like places in house. So bring this incredible creation with eco-friendly thought and makes your bathroom an eco-friend place as well.
9. Eco-friendly car racer
Automobiles are always considered harmful to the environment. The burning fuels are the major source for causing pollution in the surrounding. Apart from that, the manufacturing process of the complete body of the car also includes severe polluting ways to accomplish. The use of fossil fuels is one of the serious issues attached with car. However, one convenient green invention is presented in context of car driving. One innovative car named Eco One is launched with an aim of obeying non-polluting strategy. This is basically, a single-seater racing car. The whole body of the car is constructed with biodegradable materials.
Right from the body to the kind of fuel used for car movement, all plastics parts is replaced with organic substances like plants. The eco-car tyres are specially made from potato residues. Whereas, the brake pads are manufactured with the help of ground cashew shell particles. The entire body structure is made with the help of rapeseed oil and hemp. Besides, liquid mixture of fermented wheat and sugar beet is used as a running fuel of the car. This whole new eco-friendly concept in the field of automobile is very much capable to bring revolution in current time.
It is reported that Eco One car is ninety-five percent biodegradable and can easily be recycled in the nature. Only some of the car parts such as steering wheel, electric circuits and seats are comprises of basic conventional substances. At the same time, several tests also revealed that Eco One can easily cover zero to sixty two mph in just four seconds. Hence, acquiring a high-performance-eco-friendly car is no more exist only as a myth rather it is already converted into reality.
10. Eco-friendly earrings
How about combining your modish accessories with a noble cause of green concept for your environment? Well, as we know fashionable jewelry are mainly made from plastics and metals like materials, it takes around several years for their proper decomposition. However, many accessories are designed with less harming materials and easily decomposed ones. Such types of earrings are named as Eco-friendly products. This includes the light-weighted earrings and easy to be carried by you.
For example, the Eco-fashion accessories are presented by Kitten labs with a beautiful design created with the help of IBM Selectric typewriter balls. The pretty balls used makes it more attractive and light weighted. This particular Eco-friendly invention not only enhances your modish appearance rather also contributes your environment to make it less polluted through many ways. Such as by reducing the landfill risks and many more.
10 Eco-friendly products to go green with your gadgets
1. iFan iPhone Wind Charger
The iFan iPhone Wind Charger designed by Tjeerd Veenhoven is an ideal product for all green energy lovers. The gadget uses wind to charge the iPhone instead of solar energy so you need not worry about getting your iPhone warmed up. It can be charged at any place having a decent wind flow. Just six hours, and your smart phone is ready to bubble.
2. Unicross solar- and wind-powered travel chargers
Perfect for travel lovers, the WWF endorsed Unicross, has come up with two mind boggling eco friendly chargers. No worries of your mobile phones being switched off while you are camping! Nomad, a charger using wind energy, comes with a USB adaptor, bike mount, Li-Ion battery, travel clock charger, built-in alarm and lots of other interesting features. It can charge your phone in just 3 hours. The other one uses solar power to charge any battery within 15 minutes.
3. Samsung’s Solar Powered Laptop
The Samsung NC215S wins the race as the world’s first solar laptop. Priced at $399, this ecotop, has memory of 1GB, 1024×600 pixel display and a 10.1 inch screen. Charge for two hours and kick it up to life for one. There are solar cells built in the lid of the laptop. Because of the LED backlit display, it is brighter than other computers. The inauguration has already been done in India where Samsung has already launched its debut.
4. iUnika’s Solar-Powered Netbook
The GYY notebook computer prides an 8 inches screen. It is a 1.5 pound solar powered device with solar panels at its back. Costing $180, it exhibits 400 MHz processor &128MB of RAM. True, the figures seem less luring, but it justifies its low cost. Better, the body is made of bioplastics and biodegradable materials and hence is recyclable.
5. Samsung Blue Earth
A perfect example of eco friendly product, this amazing phone is made up from the recycled plastic of water bottles. The phone uses solar panels at its back to charge itself. The best part is that it has two awesome green systems – Eco-Mode and Eco-Walk, an installed pedometer.
6. Solar Powered GPS Device
Find roads effortlessly with the iBT-GPS Solar Bluetooth GPS Data Logger. The device is powered by the sun and promises a life of over 35 hours once fully charged. It adorns solar panels replacing its color screen. It has a memory of 8MB which makes space for 50,000 waypoints. It also performs the functions of a trip recorder with three modes of recording – time, distance and speed. You can easily watch your trip on Google Earth.
7. G2 Portable Fuel Cell Power Source
With this device you can charge your phones, cameras and other gadgets. It has a group of eight V60 fuel cell modules which is used to charge the 2.0W fuel cell system. The Gadget comes with an in-built USB Port. Angstorm holds the credit for designing this device. Its hydrogen cells however need to be refilled at stations.
8. Solar Powered Voltaic Generator Bag
With this device you can charge your laptops, cell phones and ipods wherever you go. Designed by CES Voltaic Systems, this solar based generator bag uses solar panels to churn out 14.7 watts of power to charge your gadgets as against 4 watts in other bags. Priced at $599, this generator bag is made from fabrics of recycled soda bottles that are rock strong, water and UV resistant.
9. Solio Classic Hybrid Solar Charger
This green charger allows you to charge more than thousand devices. All you need to do is move the blade apart and charge your device with sun shining. It has a Li-Ion battery and charging it once will ensure 56 musical hours or 10 hrs of chitchat for mobile phones. The battery has a capacity of 1650mAh and is ready for use whenever you like, be it day or night.
10. Vexia Econav 435 GPS
Another GPS device at its best! Vexia Econav 435 GPS offers the most economical solution to drivers by suggesting the shortest routes. The fuel consumption would considerably reduce; one-third reduction is expected. All the driver has to do is enter the model number of the car, the fuel used and the number of passengers. Even the smallest suggestion regarding acceleration and routes would be presented accordingly.