Eco-Friendly Gift Guide

Gift Ideas to Keep Your Holidays Green

Gift IdeasTo celebrate the holiday spirit, here are some gift ideas for your eco-savvy friends and family. May your holidays be warm (but not too warm) and bright.

For the foodie: An “Eat Local” calendar

For the techie: A portable solar charger

For the minimalist: The gift of carbon offsets

For the chef: A reclaimed wood cookbook stand

For the ocean lover: A blue whale stapler

For the home gardener (or to entertain the cat): The Aqua Farm, a product of two recent UC Berkeley grads

For the kiddos: Plush organic fruit

For the philanthropist: A donation in their name to their chosen non-profit or school

For the planner: Rainy day umbrella, with proceeds to WWF

For the visually-inclined: A photography book by Peter Essick or Nick Brandt

For the reader: Any of the wide assortment of new climate change, biodiversity,  or other relevant books.  Or perhaps a treasured old book.

Wishing you happy and healthy holidays!

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Jayni Foley Hein is executive director of UC Berkeley School of Law's Center for Law, Energy & the Environment (CLEE). She works with diverse stakeholders in academia…

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