Back-To-School Picks

August 14, 2017

Take stock of your supplies! Back-to-school is just around the corner and you don't want to be caught unprepared for their first day. Go to the head of the class with these sustainable essentials and get your kid's year off to a great start! 

Blue Water Bento Splash Box and Splash Pod
We're excited to hear that these are this year's hot item, selling out everywhere! But we've got 'em: a perfect solution for packing soups, dips, and dry goods with no spilling. And plastic-free too! Pair with an EcoLunchbox Blue Water Bento organic cotton whale design bag for the perfect lunch.

Backpacks That Fit
Choose from a variety of backpacks designed for every type of use:

  • The Roll Top: Ingenious design adjusts its height to fit your carrying needs, including a laptop! Waterproof lining with three interior pockets. Also available in waxed ash.
  • The Summit: A large backpack in a variety of colors, and converts to a tote bag so you can carry off shoulder too!
  • The Travel Pack: Made with recycled materials, you can fold down this backpack and store in its own pouch once you've emptied its contents!

Recycled Colored Pencils Set
Twelve artist's pencils, made with tightly rolled recycled newspapers instead of wood! Comes in a tube for easy storage and carrying.

Adventure Bound Journals
Keep these pocket-sized journals handy to jot down by hand all sorts of notes on-the-fly, brainstorming sketches and doodles, or anything for quick reference.

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