Web Round-Up: Back to School Edition

The Budget Ecoist links you to the best back-to-school eco buzz from around the web:

The Penguin and the Rooster – Recycled Plastic Laptop Bag via Great Green Goods – Keep twenty plastic bottles out of the landfill, and fulfill your lifetime fantasy of having a penguin and rooster lapop bag…all this with one purchase.

New Tool Helps Offices and Parents Buy Green via The Daily Green – The “Green Your Office Checkout” shopping widget is billed as a first-of-its-kind tool to provide shoppers with an easy way to find alternatives to traditional office supplies.

Back to School – School Supplies Free of PVC (Polyvinyl Chloride Plastic) via The Smart Mama – Why go PVC-less? Read more in our post on demystifying the plastic number system.

Green Backpacks for Kids via Non-Toxic Kids – Since a backpack is a solid back-to-school item that must be purchased each year, if you can invest in a more sustainable backpack, that’s one great move.

Win a Green Back-to-School Kit via Green & Clean Mom – Deadline to enter is August 19!