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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 […]

‘Tis The Season To Go Plastic-Free

With so much to do during the holiday season, all of that pesky plastic can easily slip right by us. From gift wrap and packaging to decorations to party supplies, we can easily get lost in piles of unnecessary plastic. However, when we shift our mindset a bit, we can find more eco-friendly options to […]

Sustainable Holiday Gift Options We Love

While we love for people to share the gift of sustainable, reusable Plaine Products for the holidays, there are a ton of other brands and Earth-friendly companies we’re thrilled to support! Household Products: Stasher Bags: Food-grade silicone reusable snack bags. Colony Co: Sustainable, reusable products like lunch bags, grocery bags and produce bags. Bog Berry […]

Partner Highlight: Litterless

Plaine Promoters are individuals who use Plaine Products, love them and want to get others to join in eliminating single-use plastics while enjoying outstanding products. Plaine Promoters spread the word about our products and get 10% from every sale they generate. Celia from Litterless is a champion of going zero waste in big and small communities. She co-founded […]

Coffee Pollution: Plastic Waste & What We Can Do About It

We’re happy to host this guest post by Kathy Gallo. Kathy is a dedicated coffee lover and ardent environmentalist. She enjoys nothing more than spending her time in a café with a cup of her favorite drink, which she tries to enjoy without creating coffee pollution. She runs a coffee blog, Daily Cupo, to share her […]