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5 places to shop online for Eco-friendly products

Our daily lives have been deeply embedded, for many years, with products that are disposable, plastic, cheap, toxic (usually cheap and toxic go hand-in-hand), and just plain wasteful - that we hardly know of any other way of life. Thankfully, we've seen a rise in more sustainable, natural, Eco-friendly products. Scroll down for 5 online sites offering Eco-Friendly products.

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How many earths are needed to sustain *your* ecological footprint?

Deciding I wanted to find out for myself how eco-friendly my lifestyle really was I searched for a site that would calculate just that. This is the internet after all, there's gotta be something like that out there, and, of course, there was! I came across the Global Footprint Eco Calculator , a simple but detailed questionnaire. To be honest, I started the quiz with smug anticipation of a high score.  Nope! Not so much. Whoops! My results are below.

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