The Essentials kit from Keepsie Kits includes the following products to help you be a sustainable, zero-waste traveler. Read more about Keepsie Kits as a company below.
1. Bamboo Toothbrush:
This toothbrush makes sustainable substitutions easy! Made of bamboo, not plastic, this chic alternative removes harmful plastics from our environment.
- Zero waste bamboo toothbrush with soft, white bristles
- Decomposes in as little as 4 months, compared to 400 years it takes for plastic toothbrushes
- If you used a bamboo toothbrush over your entire life, you could divert up to 300 toothbrushes from landfills, or saving a total of 119,900 years
2. 14-Day Toothpaste Tablets:
Standard toothpaste tubes cannot be recycled and take over 500 years to break down. Toothpaste tablets are a sustainable alternative. The tablets are in plastic-free container and are perfect for traveling, everyday use, and camping.
- Zero waste packaging
- All natural ingredients
- Nut, soy & gluten free
- Made in Canada
- Making the switch to zero waste toothpaste would help avoid up to 900 plastic toothpaste tubes from landfills per person – that is a total of 450,000 years per person!
3. Reusable Food Storage Bags:
Each kit comes with two reusable food storage bags, one that is 26x20cm and another that is 20x26cm. These versatile reusable storage bags are 100% FDA certified, biodegradable, and recyclable. It is perfect for storing your snacks on-the-go, holding your toiletries while you travel, or keeping your food fresh in the fridge or freezer. Just wash, dry, and reuse.
- 100% FDA certified
- Biodegradable and recyclable
- Easy to clean
- One reusable bag can save up to 500 plastic bags
4. Soft Reusable Travel Bottles:
These soft and stylish travel bottles are perfect to carry your liquids and creams on-the-go. Goodbye to hotel shampoo bottles and hello to a more sustainable future.
- Soft and flexible body, with stylish design
- You can easily refill and clean the bottle thanks to its wide-mouth design and soft material
- Reduce your plastic footprint by avoiding hotel shampoo bottles and other single use toiletry bottles while on the go
- Body of bottle is dishwasher-friendly
5. Reusable Bamboo Cutlery Set:
Say goodbye to plastic when on-the-go! This amazing reusable bamboo cutlery set is stylish and lightweight. Keep it in your backpack, car, or other convenient location, so you never have to use the plastic alternative again.
- Small bamboo cutlery set to easily carry on-the-go
- Includes a bamboo fork, knife, spoon, two stainless steel straws and cleaning tool
- By purchasing the cutlery set, you will avoid up to 200 plastic utensils and 300 plastic straws
6. Laundry Detergent Sheets:
Each Tru Earth eco-strip packs ultra-concentrated, convenient, eco-friendly cleaning power into a tiny, pre-measured strip of detergent that you toss in the washing machine or hand wash. Perfect way for no mess, sustainable traveling!
- Zero-waste compostable packaging
- No measuring & no mess
- Dissolves completely in hot or cold Water
- Works in all washing machines or hand washing
- If everyone switched to Eco-Strips, one billion plastic jugs would be eliminated, saving 700 million from going to landfills
- By removing the transportation of unnecessary water in transitional detergents, this saves truck fuel and CO2 equivalent to taking 27 million cars off the road for a day, or planting nine million trees
About Keepsie Kits:
- All our products are created to reduce your environmental impact from traveling through durable, reusable, and eco-friendly materials.
- 5% of profits are donated to an environmental cause: Ecotrust Canada, a non-profit organization that focuses on creating sustainable energy and economy for Indigenous communities in Canada.
- All carbon emissions from shipping are offset. We don’t do rush shipping, and we only ship to the US and Canada.
- Package-free where possible, and when needed, ensure packaging is eco-friendly.