Four Great Sites to Swap Your Clothing Online

Aided by an ailing economy and a not-feeling-so-well-either environment, clothes swapping has become the rage of fashionistas everywhere. . Now the Budget Ecoist brings you a review the latest and greatest in current clothing swap websites and gives you feedback on how these swaps are shaping up. Four Great Clothing Swap Sites 1. Dig N […]

10 Things You Can Do with Gift Wrapping, When the Holidays are Over

So we gave you some great tips on things that could be recycled into gift wrapping, but what do you do with all the wrapping you’ve received from others? Most wrapping paper isn’t able to be recycled because of dyes and various fibers added to the paper. Rather than tossing it out, you might be […]

Five Green Tech Products Under $50

Think that green technology products cost a fortune? Think again. Here are five great green tech products for under $50. 1. iGo Power Smart Wall – Reduce standby vampire power by up to 85% with this 4-outlet, power-saving surge protector that automatically shuts down outlets when not in use. This nifty product has 2 always-on […]

Recycle This: Plastic Milk Containers

Photo credit: Shutterstock Plastic milk jugs are usually coded as a number 2 plastic, which means they are highly recyclable. Most curbside recyclers take plastic milk containers and will later recycle them into laundry detergent bottles, pens, floor tiles, fencing and more. But if you’d prefer to be a bit more creativity you can recycle […]

Great Green Gadgets from CES

The annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES) made its way to Las Vegas, once again, occurring January 7-10, 2010. As the world’s largest consumer technology tradeshow, we’ve been excited to see the green tech presence grow over the last several years. Here’s a rundown of some of the cool, green gadgets featured at this year’s show: […]