4 + 20 green businesses to support this month
With Earth Day, Arbor Day, National Gardening Day, and other GREEN holidays, April is the perfect month to celebrate all things natural and eco-friendly. The increased awareness also makes it a great time to find and support brands and businesses that give back to green causes, practice sustainability, and/ or offer all-natural products to replace chemicals in the home.
To make your search easier, we've compiled a list of 4+20 Black Woman Businesses that can help you be a little more green this month:
1 SAUSALITO BLUE
Gulit-free shopping! At Sausalito Blue, they collect and preserve textiles & fabrics discarded by upholstery manufacturers and reimagine the materials into #functionalluxury home decor & soft goods to be loved all over again (pillows, tea towels, napkins, coasters, aprons, tote bags, etc).
2 THREADS OF HABIT
A collective of vintage clothing and reworked vintage designs that emboldens women to style unique prints and silhouettes into their wardrobes.
3 MOTHER'S NATURE
Provides CBD Infused botanical moisturizers. These solar infused oils work for all skin types and ages.
4 FORT NEGRITA
A member-cooperative dedicated to increasing awareness of a non-extractive, environmentally-friendly lifestyle by offering opportunities for marginalized people to make a livelihood while living and giving gently on planet Earth.
Dr. Priscilla Johnson is a mom & environmental activist with a PhD in water resources engineering. When she couldn’t find 100% natural cleaning products that met her standards she created a line for herself- and for families.
6 PHILLY RESALE QUEEN
Focuses on selling new, open box, and pre-loved baby gear & furniture with nationwide shipping. Sells all name brand products for less than retail and offers 24-hour diaper delivery in the Philadelphia region.
7 GREENSTITCH FASHIONS
Edgy fashion for women that celebrate culture in a natural way. Hand-dyed pieces created in the US that are unique and make a statement.
8 FLOWER POWER PACKAGES
Offers standard and child-resistant marijuana packaging and supplies for cultivators, dispensaries, smoke shops and pharmacies!
9 HERBAL ACCESSION
On a mission to teach the community the importance of self sufficiency when it comes to taking care of one's own health and wellness. Currently provides organic and handmade products that promote wellness, peace of mind and self-care.
10 THE GREEN LAUNDRESS
Dedicated to providing high-quality, yet reasonably priced, cleaning products with the mission to educate consumers about the importance of using cleaning products that are good for the environment and their health.
11 COBALT HONEY SKINCARE
Started by a black veterinarian to share her love of beauty of honey bees. Inspired by a desire to help save the bees. Designed to moisturize, nourish, and smooth your skin.