Author Archives: Lindsey McCoy

Proud to be Women Owned & Support Other Women Owned Businesses through the F Project

women owned businesses

I’ve met a lot of inspirational women in this space of business for social good and working for the planet. I don’t think it’s a coincidence. It makes sense that this is where we would show up and spend our energy and time. So when I found the F Project, I immediately applied. Many of […]

Reuse is a Mantra at Plaine Products

At Plaine Products we place a priority on sustainability throughout our company. This means we reuse more than just the bottles. As much as we can we reuse boxes, lids, office supplies and kitchen supplies at work and in our personal lives. Not only does this keep items out of the waste stream for as long […]

Bling: Jewelry for a Better World

We’re always excited to learn about businesses who have taken the reduce, reuse mantra to heart. We’re happy to share this post from Amy Ragsdale who creates sustainable jewelry.  As a jewelry designer for over thirty years, I am aware that the industry has a dirty side.  Occasionally the media is upfront about unethical and […]

DIY Wax Wraps, A Replacement for Plastic Wrap

beeswax wraps

A cool new plastic replacement item has hit the market: Wax Wraps. Wax Wraps are a great replacement for plastic wrap (a.k.a. saran wrap, cling wrap, etc). These sustainable products can be made from cotton cloth with either bee’s wax, vegan plant-based candelilla wax, or non-GMO Soy wax. The best part? They can be used over and over. You […]