Merchandise that is earth-wise, environmentally friendly and made from recycled and/or reclaimed materials (i.e. merchandise made from recycled glass, recycled paper, reclaimed wood, other recycled materials - pop bottles, milk bottles, fibers).
Processes that are environmentally responsible used in the development of merchandise products (i.e. merchandise made from standing dead trees, organic cotton).
Products with minimal or recycled packaging (i.e. merchandise without excessive packaging, packaging made from recycled materials).
Product labeling that explains the features of environmentally friendly merchandise items; describes recycled or reclaimed content and encourages the protection of our natural resources (i.e. merchandise products printed with "Printed on Recycled Paperboard" logo).
Product-packing materials that are reusable and efficient delivery methods used by vendors (i.e. regionally made merchandise delivered to us or shipped shorter distances).
Merchandise to promote the conservation of natural resources (i.e. reusable mugs, glassware, tote bags).
Signage to encourage reuse, recycling, reduction and conservation of natural resources (i.e. signs printed on recycled paper using chlorine fee techniques and printed with soy based inks that describe and persuade customer to "reduce, reuse, and recycle").
Reuse of vendor's product-packing material in packing customer purchases (i.e. using the packing peanuts and cardboard receive in shipments to repack merchandise for customers).