8 Zero-Waste Kits That Make Going Plastic-Free Effortless

8 Zero-Waste Kits That Make Going Plastic-Free Effortless


The average person eats 70,000 microplastics each year and it’s a shock that number isn’t higher considering eight million tons of plastic enter the ocean annually. Plastic pollution is changing the world as we know it: 100,000 marine animals and 1,000,000 sea birds die every year from plastic entanglement and ingestion and now it’s making it’s way up the food chain to us. Modifying your life to use less plastic or go fully zero waste is a small change that makes a world of difference for our environment.

Ever heard of zero-waste kits? It’s about time because they make going plastic-free practically effortless. These kits get you off to a great start on your journey to living plastic free or zero waste by providing all the essentials like a reusable bag, biodegradable eating utensils and more.


Package Free Shop Zero Waste Travel Kit

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Plastic Free Shop’s Zero Waste Travel Kit has everything you need to be eco-friendly on-the-go, including silicone travel bottles perfect for lotion or shampoo, a soap box, reusable cutlery, a hankie, reusable sandwich bag and more.

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Wild Minimalist Zero Waste Starter Kit

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The Zero Waste Starter Kit from Wild Minimalist has everything you need for starting a plastic-free lifestyle both at home and while traveling. We especially love the french cotton net bag, beeswax wraps and three-tier stainless steel lunch box.

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Medium Zero Waste Starter Kit by BattleGreenBox on Etsy.com

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Battle Green’s Medium Zero Waste Starter Kit makes a perfect gift for anyone thinking of going plastic-free—it’s affordable, too! Bamboo’s the name of the game in this kit that covers the bathroom and kitchen effortlessly with a shampoo bar and case, bamboo toothbrush, bamboo cutlery and cotton shopping bag.

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Large Zero Waste Starter Kit by BattleGreenBox on Etsy.com

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Battle Green’s larger kit is still affordable at $67 and you get to choose the deodorant scent! In addition to everything in the Medium set, you get 200 bamboo cotton buds, reusable drawstring produce bag, vegan deodorant and a natural loofah.

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Go Green Starter Kit by BlueApeBlades on Etsy.com

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Go green with Blue Ape Blades’ Go Green Starter Kit that sets you up for a plastic-free kitchen and grocery shopping with bamboo utensils and straws, beeswax wraps, cotton produce bags and a cotton shopping bag.

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Life Without Plastic Starter Kit

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Life Without Plastic’s Starter Kit contains all the essentials for going plastic-free like a glass coffee mug, reusable straw and utensils and organic cotton bag.

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Eorth Plastic Free Starter Kit From Australia

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Australian-based company Eorth promotes “reduce, reuse, recycle” with their Plastic Free Starter Kit that has a reusable straw and utensils, beeswax wraps, cotton tote bag, bamboo toothbrush and a soap saver/soap bar combo.

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Create Your Own Zero-Waste Kit

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Don’t want to purchase a starter kit? Make your own! Maybe the kits didn’t have everything you want or some things you won’t use. Use what you love from each kit above to create your own Zero Waste Kit and start your plastic-free journey today!

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