Author Archives: Megan Carriker

How To Raise A Plastic-Free Pet

plastic-free pet

If you have a lovable furry friend in your home, then you know it’s like having another family member to care for. Pets bring so much joy and comfort to us. Raising a pet requires a tremendous deal of work. It’s also important to note that, like humans, pets can have a large ecological footprint […]

6 Things You Don’t Want in Your Handwash

The first ingredient in Plaine Product’s vegan shampoo, conditioner, body wash, handwash and lotion is aloe. Ingredients are listed by weight, so the first items on the list make up the bulk of the product. There’s a number of ingredients most mainstream shampoos, conditioners, washes and lotions have that ours doesn’t. Check your labels, if they have chemicals with long complicated […]

Share the Plaine Products Love!

Two years ago, we founded Plaine Products. After looking around our bathrooms and realizing how much plastic we owned, we started thinking about how to change that, and how to make it easy for others to do the same. We spent a year and a half researching sustainable bottles, chemical-free beauty products and creating a new, circular […]

How To Nix Plastic From Your Fitness Routine

It’s no surprise that getting fit is the most common New Year’s resolution. What about getting fit with less plastic? Have you tried that one yet? Well, this is the year to eliminate as much plastic as possible from your fitness routine. When you stop to think about it, plastic is everywhere in the exercise […]

What is a B Corporation and why does it matter?

Plaine Products is proud to have been a B Corp since January, 2018. B Corporations are businesses that are certified by B Lab and have confirmed that they are working towards sustainable social and environmental goals. Our mission of reducing single use plastic was a natural fit as B Corp companies work towards reducing inequality […]