Eco Promotional Products Blog
Eco Promotional Products, Inc. is the only totally “green” full-line promotional products company in the Ad Specialties Industry (ASI). We are dedicated to sustainability, supplying environmentally responsible merchandise and respecting natural resources and human rights. Every day we look to better educate ourselves, our clients, our community and anyone interested in a more sustainable future. Eco Promotional Products blog is a resource intended to educate and inform. Together we can help protect our people, planet and economic future.
Thrift stores have been around for more than 100 years. In this fascinating article about the history of thrift stores on Time.com, thrift stores in the U.S. started with Salvation Army’s “... Read More
As one of America’s most recognizable brands, Hanes has been a mainstay in the apparel industry since it’s founding in 1901.
At the end of the 20th century HanesBrands began making environmental and social responsibility a priority. Hanes... Read More
The holidays are the time for businesses and organizations to thank valued customers, employees, supporters and volunteers for their participation and valued support and business over this past year. Look no further for eco-friendly gifts. Eco... Read More
Halloween spending is expected to reach $9 billion according to an annual survey by the National Retail Federation (NRF). For those torn between a love of... Read More
Recycling contamination continues to be a problem in America. For years, China has been the biggest importer of U.S. recyclables but last year China, fed up with contaminated recyclables, banned the import of 24 varieties of solid waste. This... Read More
It’s time to think pink and plan your October Breast Cancer Awareness month promotion! Eco Promotional Products has a variety of pink breast cancer awareness items such as breast cancer awareness t shirts, breast cancer awareness bracelets, pink... Read More
America Recycles Day, a program to Keep America Beautiful, is a nationally recognized day dedicated to promoting and celebrating recycling in the United States. America Recycles Day is held annually on November 15, with events promoting recycling... Read More
Since 2003, hundreds of green campuses have participated in Campus Sustainability Day (historically held on the 4th Wednesday in October).
Throughout October, Campus Sustainability Month, building on the success over the past decade, AASHE... Read More
College students will soon be heading back to school and moving into new dorms, apartments and Greek housing. Moving can generate a lot of waste from packing supplies to buying or bringing things that aren’t needed. A little effort and pre-... Read More
Some of the most wasted plastic items are actually not needed at all. One example; when it comes to consuming beverages, straws are completely unnecessary except for a small number of people with certain medical conditions.... Read More