Shopping For The Eco-Conscious Man In Your Life? Here’s Our Complete Guide To Ethical And Eco-Friendly Holiday Gifts That He Will Really Dig
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If you’re shopping for a sustainable Christmas gift to give to the special man in your life, you’ve come to the right place!
Holiday gift giving can be tough for many people—especially when you’re challenged with purchasing a present for a man who has everything.
With that said, we’ve created a sustainable gift guide for men that contains ethical and environmentally-friendly gift options that serve a purpose and are pretty cool at the same time.
What Are The Advantages Of Sustainable Gifts?
- All men are minimalists at heart. They prefer quality over quantity and a majority of the time need over want—which falls perfectly in line with environmentally friendly gift options because sustainable products serve a purpose.
- Sustainable men’s products are often safer for your health because they aren’t made with toxic chemicals.
- Sustainable men’s gifts are also better for the planet because they can be reused, repurposed, recycled, or composted.
- Sustainable men’s products are higher quality and last longer. While green products do cost a little extra, they outlast their plastic competition because the parts (or ingredients) had to be sustainable sourced, and workers had to be paid fair wages.
- Sustainable men’s gifts are more thoughtful. When you purchase an eco-friendly gift, it shows that you were mindful of your selection.
So whether you’re shopping for your husband, dad, son, grandson or boyfriend, we’ve got you covered with sustainable gift options for him that are low-waste and cool—especially if you pair them with some zero waste gift wrapping!
Eco-Friendly Gifts For Him That He Will Actually Feel Excited About!
1. Grown Ass Man Solid Soap And Shampoo Bar Set
This holiday season, gift the man in your life with an alternative to bottled shampoo and body wash. Grown Ass Man solid shampoo bars and soaps are made from all organic, biodegradable ingredients and make really great gifts for teens and men of all ages. Perfect to give as gifts or as stocking stuffers.
2. Circle Elephant Biodegradable Electric Toothbrush
The Circle Elephant electric toothbrush is made from bamboo and contains plant-based bristles; making this electric toothbrush totally compostable and biodegradable. If you were already thinking of gifting the man in your life with some bamboo toothbrushes this holiday season, you should definitely think about upgrading to this!
3. The Coldest Water Sports Water Bottle 64oz
Whether he’s a gym rat, works construction or just likes to hydrate throughout the day, the Coldest Water Sports water bottle will help quench his thirst and keep his water icy cold for hours! It’s a good looking water bottle and a fantastic alternative disposable water bottles.
4. Pela Compostable Phone Grip & Stand
The man in your life will never lose grip on his smart phone again with the compostable and plant-based, Pela Grip. With a comfortable and adjustable loop, this little device secures firmly to any phone case and protects your phone from accidental drops. It also does double-duty as a stand for horizontal viewing on the go. It’s the perfect eco-friendly gift for the man who has everything.
5. Great Earth’s Organic Shredded Bamboo Memory Foam Pillow
The Great Earth’s Organic Shredded Bamboo Memory Foam Pillow is breathable, cooling and adjustable! You can remove a certain amount of stuffing from the pillow to better suit your sleeping style! This a great gift for those seeking a healthier and more comfortable sleep at night!
6. Step One Anti-Chafe Bamboo Boxer Briefs
Bamboo boxers are incredibly soft, durable and maintain their color through numerous washes. If the man in your life hasn’t experienced the luxury of bamboo viscose boxers yet, then he is in for a treat! These bamboo boxers by Step One are also anti-chafe and contain a 3D comfort pouch.
7. Arcadia Natural Zero Waste Deodorant, Solid Cologne And Soap Bar Gift Set For Men
This hand-made holiday gift set for men consists of an all-natural plastic-free deodorant, solid cologne and a natural soap bar—all of which smell like dreamy sandalwood. The entire package is plastic-free, and it makes a charming gift for men who want to ditch plastic hygiene products.
8. Big Boy Bamboo Bamboo Viscose T-Shirts
For the man who needs a few new organic t-shirts in his sustainable closet, consider gifting him with the softest, hypoallergenic t-shirts made from organic bamboo viscose. Big Boy Bamboo is your one stop eco-friendly shop for men’s organic bamboo t-shirts at affordable prices, and carries an impressive size range for regular as well as big and tall men (up to size 8XL).
9. Topbooc Reusable Travel Cutlery Set
Help the man in your life minimize his dependence on single-use cutlery whenever he eats out with this good looking and budget-friendly portable utensil kit by Topbooc. This kit contains a generous amount of utensils, and you can choose from a variety of colors. Give as a gift or use as a stocking stuffer!
10. Wooden Bow Tie Set By Elountik
Do you have a man in your life who loves quirky and fun fashion? Elountik bow ties are hand-made from ethically sourced wood and make fantastic eco-friendly Christmas gifts for men. They’re recyclable, biodegradable, energy efficient, non-toxic and hypoallergenic, and stylish.
11. Jockey Men’s Sustainable Eco Terry Jogger
Made from a blend of cotton and recycled polyester, these warm and comfortable Eco Terry Joggers by Jockey are a great addition to any man’s sustainable wardrobe. Available in various colors and sizes; and the best part is that they are very budget-friendly.
12. GreenWorks 40V Cordless Electric Lawn Mower
If the man in your life needs a new lawn mower, consider an electric option that requires no gas—which means no emissions. The GreenWorks electric lawn mower is a top selling rechargeable eco-friendly mower that runs for 45 minutes (fully charged) and comes with an interchangeable lithium ion battery. It’s a sustainable holiday gift that will win Christmas.
13. Utopia Kitchen Pre-Seasoned Cast Iron Skillet Set
If you’re shopping for a man who loves to cook, or for a bachelor who’s moving into his own place for the first time, then a pre-seasoned cast iron skillet set by Utopia Kitchen is a fantastic zero-waste gift that will last a lifetime. Cast iron skillets are great for both indoor use as well as when you’re out in the wilderness camping.
14. Green Guru Recycled Tube Wallet
If the man you’re shopping for is a minimalist (and in need of an ID card holder), then he’ll love this slim recycled bike tube wallet. It’s constructed in Colorado, and makes a really unique holiday gift that’s highly functional.
15. Traeger Grills Pro Series 575 Wood Pellet Grill And Smoker
Traeger reigns supreme when it comes to eco-friendly grills and smokers. It boasts a generous 572 square inches of cooking space, features WiFIRE Technology, and comes with meat probes, top-shelf porcelain-coated grill grates, and all-terrain locking caster wheels. So if you have a BBQ master in your life that’s been hinting at a new grill, check out the Traeger Grills Pro Series 575 Wood Pellet Grill And Smoker.
16. Bodum Pour Over Glass Coffee Maker
The Bodum Pour Over glass coffee maker has an included stainless steel permanent filter that eliminates the need for wasteful paper filters and is dishwasher safe. It also makes your coffee tastes much richer! So if the man you’re shopping for is a coffee lover, this is the sustainable holiday gift for him.