Conscious consumption

A push for more eco-friendly habits is changing how we live—from everyday choices to life’s biggest milestones.

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There’s a shift toward more conscious consumption as people reevaluate their impact. For many, that means using fewer, more sustainable things and keeping an eye on waste.

People expect businesses to do their part. In a Nielsen study, 81% of people strongly agreed that companies should help improve the environment.1 Politicians are feeling the heat too, as people around the world demand action on climate change.

Individual actions can add up to a massive impact and help tilt the world toward a more sustainable future.

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Thrifted home decor

Keep furniture out of the landfill by filling your home with thrifted decor.

Thrift store crafts

Get crafty with thrift shop finds to create one-of-a-kind art or homemade gifts.

Low-waste living

Trash talk is trending—in a good way. People want easy tips to cut back on waste.

Low-waste weddings

Say “I do” to sustainability and prioritize eco-friendly choices for your big day.

Product swaps

It’s easy to be green. Try buying glass instead of plastic or swapping out paper for fabric napkins.

Solar light crafts

Light up your garden with these whimsical, energy-efficient designs.

Thrifted wedding dresses

Score a recycled dress, and save your “something new” for something else.

Secondhand fashion

Mix and match secondhand finds for a fresh new look.

Protest posters

From humorous takes to hard-hitting facts, there’s a climate change poster for everyone.

Ocean trash art

Turn ocean pollution into art that makes a splash.

Business tip

People often want to compost or recycle… but don’t know where to start. Use product packaging or email marketing to give actionable recycling tips.

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    Nielsen and The Conference Board. Global consumers seek companies that care about environmental issues, Nov 2018.

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