Sierra Designs Eco-Friendly Sleeping Bags
Sierra Designs Eco-Friendly synthetic sleeping bags are made out of recycled and green materials. Sierra makes the Nanche 0 for men and the Winema 0 for women. Both are four-season sleeping bags rated for 0 degree Fahrenheit weather. The outer shells are made of a blend of recycled plastics that the company calls EcoSensor. The liner is made out of Cocona, which is a recycled coconut fiber blend. Coconut fiber provides warmth, stays dry and inhibits odor.
Pacific Outdoor Equipment InsulMat Eco Thermo 6
The Insulmat by Pacific Outdoor Equipment is made from Earth-friendly bamboo fibers. The company considers this product to be carbon neutral, because POE purchases solar and wind power to offset carbon emitted from the manufacturing process of the Insulmat.
Seattle Sports PVC-Free Solar Shower
This solar shower by Seattle Sports is made of PEVA, a PVC-free plastic. PEVA does not release dioxin or phthalates during production, nor does it release chlorine-based chemicals after production, which makes PEVA is a better alternative to regular PVC for the environment and the consumer.
Everlite Solar Headlamp
The Everlite Solar Headlamp contains a built-in solar panel that absorbs the suns rays and charges the internal rechargeable batteries. The headlamp retains its charge for up to 24 hours of continuous night use.
Burt's Bees All-in-One Wash
Burt's Bees All-in-One Wash is made specifically for outdoor use. It is 100 percent biodegradable and will not harm or pollute groundwater or streams. This soap can be used on your hair or skin, or even to wash the camp dishes. Burt's Bees All-in-One Wash is available at most drugstores and many grocery stores.
Article Written By Rose Kivi
Rose Kivi has been a writer for more than 10 years. She has a background in the nursing field, wildlife rehabilitation and habitat conservation. Kivi has authored educational textbooks, patient health care pamphlets, animal husbandry guides, outdoor survival manuals and was a contributing writer for two books in the Uncle John’s Bathroom Reader Series.